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 June 2015 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 33 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.47% 3.25% 8.56%
As % of the System Software category 23.08% 32.35% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 14
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£340 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £403 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £19.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+76.47% -1.16%
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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
39 34 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.68% 10.06% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 31
Average daily rate £340 £363 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +19.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £18.88
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 - £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.68 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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
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 June 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (52.63%) vSphere
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) SCCM
7 6 (31.58%) SCOM
7 6 (31.58%) Citrix
7 6 (31.58%) SAN
8 5 (26.32%) Middleware
8 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
8 5 (26.32%) DNS
8 5 (26.32%) VBScript
8 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
8 5 (26.32%) MCSE
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (26.32%) XenApp
8 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
8 5 (26.32%) FCoE
8 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle Linux

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) InfoPath
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) FCoE
2 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) Extranet
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) Intranet
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) XHTML
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Content Management
3 2 (10.53%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) Workflow
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) VBScript
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) Groovy
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
2 5 (26.32%) VCP4
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) vSphere
3 5 (26.32%) XenApp
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
2 6 (31.58%) SCOM
3 5 (26.32%) vMotion
4 3 (15.79%) Puppet
5 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) 3PAR
5 3 (15.79%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Telerik
6 2 (10.53%) Nintex
6 2 (10.53%) Apple
7 1 (5.26%) Veeam
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper