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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 21 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.65% 10.91% 3.79%
As % of the System Software category 42.86% 60.00% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Median daily rate £464 £390 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.97% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 £47.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +30.85%
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
35 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.86% 18.18% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 12
Median daily rate £450 £390 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £319 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Median hourly rate £49.46 £47.83 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +298.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
5 16 (53.33%) WAN
5 16 (53.33%) DNS
5 16 (53.33%) LAN
6 11 (36.67%) Linux
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (33.33%) MPLS
7 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 9 (30.00%) OSPF
8 9 (30.00%) BGP
8 9 (30.00%) L2TP
8 9 (30.00%) IPsec
8 9 (30.00%) RIP
8 9 (30.00%) vSphere
8 9 (30.00%) HSRP
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) ITIL
9 8 (26.67%) Cisco
9 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
10 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (23.33%) DHCP
10 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (23.33%) Firewall
11 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (20.00%) Network Architecture
11 6 (20.00%) F5

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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) DNS
1 16 (53.33%) LAN
1 16 (53.33%) WAN
2 10 (33.33%) MPLS
3 9 (30.00%) BGP
3 9 (30.00%) HSRP
3 9 (30.00%) IPsec
3 9 (30.00%) L2TP
3 9 (30.00%) OSPF
3 9 (30.00%) RIP
4 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 7 (23.33%) Firewall
5 5 (16.67%) SNMP
5 5 (16.67%) VoIP
6 3 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (6.67%) LDAP
7 2 (6.67%) PCoIP
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Integration Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) AIX Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Facilities Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Unix Architect
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IBM Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) LPAR
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) RIA
2 1 (3.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (36.67%) Linux
4 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (13.33%) AIX
6 3 (10.00%) Unix
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Security Patching
4 3 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITSM
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Server Building
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.00%) CCNA
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (6.67%) NFS
4 2 (6.67%) Samba
4 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.33%) GPFS
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) SCOM
2 5 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (16.67%) WSUS
3 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) F5
4 6 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 6 (20.00%) Juniper
4 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (20.00%) Symantec
5 5 (16.67%) Acronis
5 5 (16.67%) IBM
6 4 (13.33%) Veritas
7 3 (10.00%) Intel
8 2 (6.67%) HP
8 2 (6.67%) NETGEAR
9 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.33%) EMC
9 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.33%) Sophos