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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 44 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 23 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.68% 0.64% 1.29%
As % of the System Software category 41.07% 13.16% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £457 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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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 Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
56 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.53% 4.87% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 20
Average daily rate £400 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £110 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £17.38 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (96.97%) Windows
3 23 (69.70%) Citrix
4 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
6 14 (42.42%) Linux
7 13 (39.39%) Firewall
7 13 (39.39%) XenApp
8 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (36.36%) SQL
8 12 (36.36%) MySQL
8 12 (36.36%) VPN
8 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
9 11 (33.33%) Apache
9 11 (33.33%) Java
10 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (30.30%) IPsec
11 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
12 7 (21.21%) IIS
12 7 (21.21%) MCP
12 7 (21.21%) LAN
12 7 (21.21%) WAN
12 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
12 7 (21.21%) CentOS
12 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (21.21%) Puppet
12 7 (21.21%) DevOps
13 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 11 (33.33%) Apache
3 7 (21.21%) IIS
4 6 (18.18%) MediaWiki
4 6 (18.18%) nginx
4 6 (18.18%) Confluence
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (9.09%) Lync
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) VPN
3 10 (30.30%) IPsec
4 7 (21.21%) LAN
4 7 (21.21%) WAN
5 6 (18.18%) DHCP
5 6 (18.18%) DNS
5 6 (18.18%) LDAP
6 5 (15.15%) IPv6
6 5 (15.15%) BGP
6 5 (15.15%) OSPF
6 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
6 5 (15.15%) Network Security
7 2 (6.06%) Internet
8 1 (3.03%) Intranet
8 1 (3.03%) SAN
8 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.03%) VLAN
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.03%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 6 (18.18%) Hudson
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
1 6 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Server Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
1 5 (15.15%) LAMP
2 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Clustering
1 6 (18.18%) Wiki
2 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.21%) CentOS
5 6 (18.18%) Debian
5 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 5 (15.15%) UNIX
6 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.03%) Fedora
8 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps
3 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
4 5 (15.15%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) Build Automation
4 5 (15.15%) Database Theory
4 5 (15.15%) Relational Database Theory
5 4 (12.12%) Email Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 6 (18.18%) Ruby
3 6 (18.18%) PHP
4 5 (15.15%) Perl
4 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) PHP5
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) MCP
2 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.09%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) XenApp
3 6 (18.18%) XenServer
3 6 (18.18%) Postfix
3 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 6 (18.18%) Samba
4 5 (15.15%) vSphere
4 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Puppet
2 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (18.18%) ZABBIX
3 5 (15.15%) Salt
4 3 (9.09%) WSUS
5 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.03%) ARCserve
6 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) Citrix
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle
5 5 (15.15%) Wyse
6 4 (12.12%) McAfee
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco
7 3 (9.09%) LANDesk
7 3 (9.09%) Sophos
8 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 2 (6.06%) NetApp
9 1 (3.03%) Lotus
9 1 (3.03%) HP
9 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
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