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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 17 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.63% 5.88% 3.00%
As % of the System Software category 27.59% 36.36% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £450 £365 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -23.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £337 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £381 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

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
29 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.42% 16.18% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 11
Median daily rate £470 £365 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.76% +20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £385 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £11.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% -61.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £24.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £11.50 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) Linux
4 12 (63.16%) vSphere
5 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Server
6 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) HP
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (31.58%) LDAP
7 6 (31.58%) NFS
7 6 (31.58%) Structured Cabling
7 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (31.58%) NETGEAR
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (31.58%) Samba
8 5 (26.32%) PCoIP
8 5 (26.32%) Citrix
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
9 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
10 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
10 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
11 2 (10.53%) DB2

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LDAP
1 6 (31.58%) Structured Cabling
2 5 (26.32%) PCoIP
3 2 (10.53%) PBX
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Skype
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) git-flow
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Lync Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Architect
4 1 (5.26%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss Seam
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) RIA
1 2 (10.53%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) AIX
7 1 (5.26%) SUSE
7 1 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (5.26%) Unix
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) Boundary Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) MVVM
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Security Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) SIEM
4 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) vSphere
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Server
3 6 (31.58%) NFS
3 6 (31.58%) Samba
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.26%) Docker
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.26%) PowerCLI
2 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) NETGEAR
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Intel
7 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas