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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 15 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.96% 6.80% 3.54%
As % of the System Software category 27.27% 30.43% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£260 £265 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -15.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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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
22 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 18.18% 22.33% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 4
Average daily rate £260 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £100 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £332 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 £31.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.49% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 18 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
5 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
5 5 (45.45%) VBScript
5 5 (45.45%) VB
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Terminal Services
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Internet
5 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
5 5 (45.45%) Clustering
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) Back Office
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (45.45%) XenApp
5 5 (45.45%) XenServer
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (18.18%) Customer Insight
7 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 2 (18.18%) Maximo
7 2 (18.18%) Intel
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Wintel Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
1 2 (18.18%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) VBScript
1 5 (45.45%) VB
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
1 5 (45.45%) XenServer
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (45.45%) Terminal Services
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Intel
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) IBM