Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 20 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 6.45% 9.47% 9.24%
As % of the System Software category 38.46% 46.38% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 8
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 £435 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.29% +11.90% +49.52%
10th Percentile £111 £313 £321
90th Percentile £417 £494 £449
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £410 £369
% change year-on-year -3.66% +11.19% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 7
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 £48.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.42% +0.36% +91.32%
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.00 £44.46 £47.83
% change year-on-year -59.51% -7.05% +59.43%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 52 69 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 16.77% 20.41% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 13
Portsmouth median daily rate £363 £435 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +33.85% +25.00%
10th Percentile £116 £238 £158
90th Percentile £408 £516 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +1.33% +2.74% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 9
Portsmouth median hourly rate £41.50 £44.46 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -7.05% +97.24%
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.03 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year -11.69% -7.81% +8.47%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Portsmouth.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Portsmouth

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Portsmouth.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) LAN
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) Windows
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco
5 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) DHCP
6 8 (40.00%) Ethernet
6 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (40.00%) VPN
6 8 (40.00%) DNS
6 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (25.00%) VLAN
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) CCNP
8 5 (25.00%) CCNA
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (25.00%) OSPF
8 5 (25.00%) BGP
8 5 (25.00%) VMware NSX
9 4 (20.00%) Security Monitoring

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) LAN
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) DHCP
3 8 (40.00%) DNS
3 8 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) VPN
4 5 (25.00%) BGP
4 5 (25.00%) OSPF
4 5 (25.00%) VLAN
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 4 (20.00%) NAS
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Test Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (10.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) AIX
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.00%) Solaris
7 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Release Management
2 4 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware NSX
3 4 (20.00%) Docker
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Dell
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
5 2 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Meraki
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam