The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 57 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.87% 0.80% 1.63%
As % of the System Software category 17.00% 8.33% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 13
Median daily rate £325 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £165 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £325 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £100.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +589.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-15.88% -
VMware Infrastructure
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
100 84 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.98% 9.57% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 46 39
Median daily rate £275 £475 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +23.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £125 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% +51.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £13.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £100.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (95.74%) Windows
3 30 (63.83%) Active Directory
4 20 (42.55%) SCCM
4 20 (42.55%) Windows 7
5 19 (40.43%) Cisco
6 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
6 17 (36.17%) PowerShell
7 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
8 15 (31.91%) Windows Server
9 14 (29.79%) DNS
9 14 (29.79%) Finance
9 14 (29.79%) Migration
9 14 (29.79%) Office 365
10 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (27.66%) Windows 10
10 13 (27.66%) DHCP
10 13 (27.66%) Firewall
11 12 (25.53%) Linux
11 12 (25.53%) SQL
11 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (23.40%) Information Security
12 11 (23.40%) MS Office
13 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
13 10 (21.28%) CISSP
13 10 (21.28%) Forcepoint
13 10 (21.28%) Content Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (21.28%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.89%) Skype for Business
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) Office 365
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) DNS
2 13 (27.66%) DHCP
2 13 (27.66%) Firewall
3 10 (21.28%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (21.28%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.77%) LAN
5 6 (12.77%) SAN
5 6 (12.77%) WAN
6 5 (10.64%) VPN
7 2 (4.26%) NAS
8 1 (2.13%) Extranet
8 1 (2.13%) Intranet
8 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.13%) Skype
8 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MSI
2 2 (4.26%) InstallShield
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Security Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Information Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) IT Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (8.51%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) SCCM Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Data Centre
2 10 (21.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
4 6 (12.77%) Fat Client
4 6 (12.77%) Thin Client
5 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
6 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
6 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (4.26%) Clustering
8 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 20 (42.55%) Windows 7
3 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (31.91%) Windows Server
5 13 (27.66%) Windows 10
5 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (25.53%) Linux
6 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Migration
2 11 (23.40%) Information Security
3 10 (21.28%) Content Management
3 10 (21.28%) DDoS Mitigation
3 10 (21.28%) Security Architecture
3 10 (21.28%) SIEM
4 9 (19.15%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (17.02%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (14.89%) Compliance Management
6 7 (14.89%) Threat Management
7 5 (10.64%) Application Virtualisation
7 5 (10.64%) Release Management
7 5 (10.64%) Software Deployment
7 5 (10.64%) Time Management
8 4 (8.51%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.26%) Application Packaging
10 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) PowerShell
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 8 (17.02%) VBScript
4 5 (10.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) CISSP
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (21.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (63.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
2 9 (19.15%) XenApp
3 7 (14.89%) XenDesktop
4 6 (12.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (12.77%) VMware ESX
5 5 (10.64%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (10.64%) vSphere
6 2 (4.26%) Firmware
6 2 (4.26%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.13%) BitLocker
7 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.13%) NFS
7 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (42.55%) SCCM
2 10 (21.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (12.77%) SCOM
4 5 (10.64%) WSUS
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (6.38%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.13%) DatAdvantage
6 1 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.13%) MOM
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (40.43%) Cisco
3 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.28%) ArcSight
4 10 (21.28%) Cyber-Ark
4 10 (21.28%) Forcepoint
5 6 (12.77%) Citrix
5 6 (12.77%) Dell
5 6 (12.77%) Wyse
6 5 (10.64%) Oracle
7 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.38%) AppSense
8 3 (6.38%) EMC
8 3 (6.38%) Intel Security
8 3 (6.38%) Polycom
8 3 (6.38%) Veeam
9 2 (4.26%) CA
9 2 (4.26%) Sophos
10 1 (2.13%) NetApp
10 1 (2.13%) Symantec