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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 63 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 7 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.76% 3.17% 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 8.64% 41.54% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 4
Average daily rate
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£320 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £58.50 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+368.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +12.94%
VMware Infrastructure
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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
81 65 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.81% 7.64% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 51 14
Average daily rate £475 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (30.00%) Lync
6 6 (30.00%) SCCM
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) Migration
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) XenApp
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (20.00%) AppSense
8 4 (20.00%) Symantec
8 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
8 4 (20.00%) MS Office
8 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) DevOps
9 3 (15.00%) BitLocker
9 3 (15.00%) CA
9 3 (15.00%) Thin Client

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (30.00%) Lync
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
1 3 (15.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (15.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) AS400
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.00%) Debian
6 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Security Management
3 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Content Management
3 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Server Building
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) CISSP
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.00%) CCEE
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) MCT
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (15.00%) vSphere
5 3 (15.00%) BitLocker
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (10.00%) Xen
7 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
7 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.00%) vCloud
7 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.00%) MOM
4 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) SCDPM
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) AppSense
4 4 (20.00%) Symantec
5 3 (15.00%) Wyse
5 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) CA
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Rackspace
7 1 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) CommVault
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