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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.33% 2.46% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 17.86% 18.60% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate
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£175 £425 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.82% +61.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £339 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £492 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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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
28 43 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.45% 13.23% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 15
Average daily rate £300 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £285 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £438 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 18
Average hourly rate £22.75 £11.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.81% -52.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.83 £10.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £17.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) EMC
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) Apache
5 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) vSphere
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (25.00%) Puppet
6 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
7 3 (18.75%) Grunt
7 3 (18.75%) Linked Data
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) PostGIS
7 3 (18.75%) vCloud
7 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (18.75%) RESTful
7 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
7 3 (18.75%) CentOS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) LDAP
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) IPv4
3 1 (6.25%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Grunt
2 3 (18.75%) RSpec
2 3 (18.75%) Mockito
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) PostGIS
2 3 (18.75%) RESTful
2 3 (18.75%) JPA
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) JTS
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Linked Data
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) CentOS
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Kanban
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) BPEL
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VCP5
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 3 (18.75%) vCloud
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) VirtualBox
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) EMC
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Hitachi
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Brocade
6 1 (6.25%) Intel
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya