Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 13 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.64% 6.60% 7.87%
As % of the System Software category 28.26% 36.36% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 8
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £418 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.19% +10.96% +44.71%
10th Percentile £111 £311 £321
90th Percentile £408 £526 £449
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £410 £360
% change year-on-year +3.66% +13.89% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 £49.46 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.06% +3.41% +91.32%
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.25 £44.46 £47.83
% change year-on-year -4.97% -7.05% +36.66%

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 46 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 16.43% 18.15% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 13
Portsmouth median daily rate £363 £406 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.77% +11.30% +40.38%
10th Percentile £117 £230 £168
90th Percentile £415 £513 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 10
Portsmouth median hourly rate £40.00 £37.73 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.02% -21.12% +91.32%
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50% +11.30%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018, 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) LAN
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 8 (61.54%) VPN
4 8 (61.54%) DNS
4 8 (61.54%) DHCP
4 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) AIX
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) DB2
6 4 (30.77%) HTTP
6 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) Dell
6 4 (30.77%) Juniper
6 4 (30.77%) Middleware
6 4 (30.77%) Docker
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server

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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) DHCP
3 8 (61.54%) DNS
3 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (61.54%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) HTTP
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (30.77%) Test Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (15.38%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
1 4 (30.77%) SWIFT
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
1 4 (30.77%) Release Management
1 4 (30.77%) Security Monitoring
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam