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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.93% 1.36% 2.14%
As % of the System Software category 12.20% 12.20% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Average daily rate £263 £300 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -10.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £29.00 £17.90
% change year-on-year
+48.27% +62.01%
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 Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
41 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.83% 11.11% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 12
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.48 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.28 £23.13 £13.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) BT
6 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Avaya
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) SCCM
8 2 (15.38%) SCOM
8 2 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) EMC

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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%) Skype for Business
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Network Security
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Telephony Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Avaya
3 4 (30.77%) BT
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Varonis
5 1 (7.69%) Wyse