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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 38 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.35% 1.91% 4.23%
As % of the System Software category 22.50% 20.00% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Average daily rate
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£275 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.65% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £172 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £388 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £22.75 £18.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
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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
40 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.44% 9.54% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 28
Average daily rate £360 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £172 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £403 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 10
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.65% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £20.55 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.75 £22.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
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 28 August 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) vSphere
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Windows
4 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (50.00%) SCCM
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
7 8 (40.00%) Citrix
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (40.00%) vMotion
7 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (35.00%) SCOM
8 7 (35.00%) XenApp
8 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
8 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
8 7 (35.00%) VCP4
8 7 (35.00%) FCoE
8 7 (35.00%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (35.00%) SAN
8 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (35.00%) VBScript
8 7 (35.00%) MCSE
9 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (30.00%) DNS
10 5 (25.00%) HP
11 4 (20.00%) Linux
11 4 (20.00%) Clustering

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
1 7 (35.00%) FCoE
1 7 (35.00%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) Extranet
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Server Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) XHTML
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (5.00%) YAML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps
2 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (10.00%) Scrum
2 2 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Content Management
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) VBScript
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Groovy
6 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (35.00%) MCSE
2 7 (35.00%) VCP4
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) EMC Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) vSphere
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (35.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) SCCM
2 8 (40.00%) vMotion
3 7 (35.00%) SCOM
4 3 (15.00%) Puppet
5 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (10.00%) WSUS
6 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
5 5 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) EMC
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco
8 1 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (5.00%) Apple
8 1 (5.00%) Telerik
8 1 (5.00%) Nintex
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