The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.37% 3.68% 3.83%
As % of the System Software category 15.38% 28.95% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Average daily rate
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£215 £360 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.27% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £280 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £640 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £301 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.63% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
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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 Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.43% 12.71% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 14
Average daily rate £300 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £119 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £565 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £12.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £20.50 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.80 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.43% -9.71%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) MS Office
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) XenApp
8 3 (23.08%) Lync
8 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
8 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
8 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 2 (15.38%) Firewall
9 2 (15.38%) SAN
9 2 (15.38%) ADSL
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 2 (15.38%) LAN
9 2 (15.38%) WAN
9 2 (15.38%) VPN
9 2 (15.38%) Internet
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (15.38%) VMware Workstation

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) ADSL
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) Broadband
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) RSpec
1 1 (7.69%) Mockito
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Grunt
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) JTS
1 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) JPA
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
4 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
2 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Kanban
2 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCDST
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
5 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) Wyse
4 1 (7.69%) Brocade
4 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco