Period
to 18 June 2018

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 June 2018 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 30 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 -19 +14
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.25% 3.99% 10.69%
As % of the System Software category 34.00% 34.29% 62.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
Portsmouth median daily rate £500 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +23.29% -6.41%
10th Percentile £451 £225 £334
90th Percentile £519 £528 £509
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 16
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.96 £43.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.23% -10.10% +51.84%
10th Percentile £39.72 £41.60 £32.13
90th Percentile £47.83 £43.60 £48.73
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.01 £34.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -26.46% -19.05% +12.00%

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 50 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 15.43% 11.63% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 15
Portsmouth median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +42.24%
10th Percentile £243 £280 £296
90th Percentile £510 £523 £549
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 20
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.42 £15.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +182.80% -68.64% +267.92%
10th Percentile £15.11 £12.35 £29.03
90th Percentile £47.40 £45.54 £48.15
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.73% -33.33% +44.69%

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 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 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 9 (52.94%) WAN
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) LAN
4 9 (52.94%) OSPF
4 9 (52.94%) BGP
4 9 (52.94%) IPsec
4 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) MPLS
5 8 (47.06%) CCNA
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (47.06%) Juniper
5 8 (47.06%) L2TP
5 8 (47.06%) DNS
5 8 (47.06%) RIP
5 8 (47.06%) HSRP
6 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
7 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
9 3 (17.65%) AIX
9 3 (17.65%) SCCM
9 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
9 3 (17.65%) Nmap

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) BGP
1 9 (52.94%) IPsec
1 9 (52.94%) LAN
1 9 (52.94%) OSPF
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) HSRP
2 8 (47.06%) L2TP
2 8 (47.06%) MPLS
2 8 (47.06%) RIP
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Switch Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) AIX
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) CCNA
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nessus
1 3 (17.65%) Nmap
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
4 2 (11.76%) Snow
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) IBM