The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 10 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.08% 6.11% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 23.68% 10.96% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
Median daily rate £488 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.09% +17.77%

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

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 73 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 51.01% 55.73% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 37
Median daily rate £470 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.42% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £273 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £38.05 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.95% +12.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 33 (75.00%) Linux
2 30 (68.18%) Windows
3 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (36.36%) vSphere
5 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
7 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 11 (25.00%) IaaS
9 10 (22.73%) PaaS
9 10 (22.73%) Citrix
10 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
10 9 (20.45%) ITIL
10 9 (20.45%) Finance
10 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (18.18%) Workflow
11 8 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (18.18%) SQL
11 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
11 8 (18.18%) HP
12 7 (15.91%) AIX
12 7 (15.91%) Service Management
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
13 6 (13.64%) Structured Cabling
13 6 (13.64%) CA
13 6 (13.64%) Samba
13 6 (13.64%) LDAP
13 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange

VMware
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 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) IaaS
2 10 (22.73%) PaaS
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) LDAP
1 6 (13.64%) Structured Cabling
2 5 (11.36%) PCoIP
3 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) Skype
4 2 (4.55%) PBX
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) DB2
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) git-flow
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Administrator
2 5 (11.36%) Consultant
2 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Test Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Architect
5 2 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Automation Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Lync Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Design Leader
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) RESTful
1 6 (13.64%) SOAP
2 3 (6.82%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss Seam
3 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) SWIFT
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) PKI
3 2 (4.55%) RIA
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (75.00%) Linux
2 30 (68.18%) Windows
3 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.91%) AIX
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.55%) Unix
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.27%) SUSE
9 1 (2.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Workflow
3 7 (15.91%) Service Management
4 6 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.82%) User Stories
6 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.27%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (2.27%) Event Correlation
7 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Design
7 1 (2.27%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (36.36%) vSphere
3 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 8 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (13.64%) NFS
4 6 (13.64%) Samba
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Server
5 4 (9.09%) Docker
6 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (6.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Citrix
3 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
4 8 (18.18%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) CA
5 6 (13.64%) NETGEAR
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco
6 5 (11.36%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas
8 1 (2.27%) BMC
8 1 (2.27%) Intel
8 1 (2.27%) Remedy