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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 30 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.40% 2.28% 2.43%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% 14.29% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Median daily rate £388 £263 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.61% -21.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-46.51% +44.53%

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
20 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.00% 15.97% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 18
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.44 £13.30 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £20.55 £22.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 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 25 February 2017, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Service Management
3 7 (58.33%) IaaS
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) CA
5 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) PaaS
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (25.00%) Event Correlation
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) Splunk
6 3 (25.00%) ArcSight
6 3 (25.00%) SIEM
6 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 3 (25.00%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (25.00%) Security Hardening
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Security Management
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) IaaS
2 4 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Architect
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) Onboarding Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (8.33%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) CMDB
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 3 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (25.00%) Event Correlation
4 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Hardening
4 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) DatAdvantage
2 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) CA
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (25.00%) BMC
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Varonis
5 2 (16.67%) Wyse
6 1 (8.33%) CommVault
6 1 (8.33%) Remedy