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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 12 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.38% 6.77% 4.86%
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 32.14% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £333 £356 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £444 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £49.46 £34.79 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.16% +39.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
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
30 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.44% 21.05% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 16
Median daily rate £425 £325 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +35.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Median hourly rate £49.46 £34.79 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.16% +39.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (75.00%) Linux
3 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) vSphere
4 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
5 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Server
6 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
6 9 (32.14%) Structured Cabling
6 9 (32.14%) Server Virtualisation
7 8 (28.57%) HP
7 8 (28.57%) Citrix
7 8 (28.57%) NFS
7 8 (28.57%) LDAP
7 8 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (28.57%) Samba
7 8 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (28.57%) NETGEAR
7 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
8 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.00%) Project Management
8 7 (25.00%) PCoIP
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (17.86%) IBM
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery

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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Structured Cabling
2 8 (28.57%) LDAP
3 7 (25.00%) PCoIP
4 4 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) MPLS
5 3 (10.71%) WAN
6 2 (7.14%) BGP
6 2 (7.14%) DHCP
6 2 (7.14%) HSRP
6 2 (7.14%) IPsec
6 2 (7.14%) L2TP
6 2 (7.14%) OSPF
6 2 (7.14%) RIP
6 2 (7.14%) SAN
6 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.57%) SNMP
7 1 (3.57%) VoIP
7 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Administrator
1 7 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (3.57%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Test Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) RIA
2 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) AIX
7 2 (7.14%) Unix
8 1 (3.57%) SUSE
8 1 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 8 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
5 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.14%) Service Management
8 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) ITSM
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Network Design
8 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Security Management
8 1 (3.57%) SIEM
8 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) vSphere
2 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) VMware Server
4 8 (28.57%) NFS
4 8 (28.57%) Samba
4 8 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.14%) XenApp
7 1 (3.57%) Docker
7 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.57%) PowerCLI
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
3 8 (28.57%) HP
3 8 (28.57%) NETGEAR
4 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.29%) Intel
5 4 (14.29%) Veritas
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
7 2 (7.14%) Juniper
7 2 (7.14%) Symantec
8 1 (3.57%) Acronis
8 1 (3.57%) EMC
8 1 (3.57%) F5
8 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) Sophos