The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 17 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.07% - 4.55%
As % of the System Software category 36.84% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £365 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.38 £29.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+25.43% +50.25%
VMware Infrastructure
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 13.77% 19.35% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 6
Average daily rate £251 £290 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.62% +34.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £260 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £450 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £11.50 £30.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.66% -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Portsmouth region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Portsmouth region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) SC Cleared
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Unix
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle
5 9 (42.86%) Citrix
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
6 8 (38.10%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
7 7 (33.33%) EMC
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) Juniper
9 5 (23.81%) SUSE
9 5 (23.81%) LDAP
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) AIX
9 5 (23.81%) HPUX
9 5 (23.81%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Wiki
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) Symmetrix DMX
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (19.05%) Korn

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (14.29%) IaaS
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LDAP
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) OSPF
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) BGP
3 3 (14.29%) HSRP
3 3 (14.29%) IPsec
3 3 (14.29%) L2TP
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) MPLS
3 3 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (14.29%) RIP
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) SMTP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 2 (9.52%) Military
4 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Migration Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Symmetrix DMX
2 4 (19.05%) Wiki
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Unix
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (23.81%) AIX
4 5 (23.81%) HPUX
4 5 (23.81%) SUSE
5 4 (19.05%) Solaris
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 3 (14.29%) UML
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Korn
1 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) SC Cleared
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) CCNA
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) EMC
4 6 (28.57%) Juniper
5 4 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) Veritas
6 3 (14.29%) BMC
6 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
7 2 (9.52%) Sun
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.76%) Red Hat