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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 60 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.37% 3.47% 2.01%
As % of the System Software category 17.14% 41.18% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 3
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£310 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £294 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+67.59% +4.06%
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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
70 68 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.98% 8.44% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 47 12
Average daily rate £280 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £209 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.95 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.70 £79.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (94.74%) Windows
3 23 (60.53%) Citrix
4 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 20 (52.63%) Linux
5 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
6 14 (36.84%) Firewall
7 13 (34.21%) DevOps
8 12 (31.58%) XenApp
9 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (28.95%) VPN
10 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
10 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
10 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (26.32%) Migration
10 10 (26.32%) Puppet
11 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
11 9 (23.68%) Ruby
11 9 (23.68%) DNS
11 9 (23.68%) PHP
11 9 (23.68%) MySQL
12 8 (21.05%) SQL
12 8 (21.05%) Perl
12 8 (21.05%) UNIX
12 8 (21.05%) Apache
12 8 (21.05%) LAN
12 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
12 8 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (21.05%) Hudson

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Apache
3 7 (18.42%) Lync
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (13.16%) IIS
5 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (10.53%) nginx
5 4 (10.53%) Confluence
5 4 (10.53%) MediaWiki
6 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
7 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) VPN
3 9 (23.68%) DNS
4 8 (21.05%) LAN
5 7 (18.42%) WAN
5 7 (18.42%) IPsec
6 5 (13.16%) DHCP
7 4 (10.53%) LDAP
8 3 (7.89%) IPv6
8 3 (7.89%) Network Security
8 3 (7.89%) OSPF
8 3 (7.89%) BGP
8 3 (7.89%) EIGRP
9 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (5.26%) SAN
10 1 (2.63%) VoIP
10 1 (2.63%) VLAN
10 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Hudson
1 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) LAMP
3 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Clustering
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Wiki
3 3 (7.89%) Fat Client
3 3 (7.89%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.26%) AS400
4 2 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Linux
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (21.05%) UNIX
4 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.79%) CentOS
5 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.16%) Ubuntu
6 5 (13.16%) Debian
7 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.63%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) DevOps
2 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (26.32%) Migration
4 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (13.16%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (10.53%) Build Automation
8 4 (10.53%) Email Migration
8 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
8 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.89%) Database Theory
9 3 (7.89%) Relational Database Theory
10 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (5.26%) ITIL
10 2 (5.26%) Security Management
10 2 (5.26%) Information Security
10 2 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) PHP
1 9 (23.68%) Ruby
1 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Perl
3 7 (18.42%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) PHP5
5 1 (2.63%) Groovy
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) CCNA
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
5 2 (5.26%) MCSE
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) CISSP
6 1 (2.63%) CCEE
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MCSA
6 1 (2.63%) MCT
6 1 (2.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 12 (31.58%) XenApp
3 8 (21.05%) XenServer
4 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
5 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
5 6 (15.79%) vSphere
6 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
6 4 (10.53%) iptables
6 4 (10.53%) Samba
6 4 (10.53%) Postfix
7 3 (7.89%) BitLocker
8 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (5.26%) Xen
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
9 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Puppet
2 8 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.79%) Salt
4 5 (13.16%) Ansible
4 5 (13.16%) SCCM
5 4 (10.53%) ZABBIX
6 3 (7.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
8 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
8 1 (2.63%) MOM
8 1 (2.63%) ARCserve
8 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (2.63%) SCOM
8 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
8 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (60.53%) Citrix
3 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 7 (18.42%) Wyse
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle
6 6 (15.79%) Cisco
7 5 (13.16%) Symantec
8 4 (10.53%) AppSense
9 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
9 3 (7.89%) CA
10 2 (5.26%) IBM
10 2 (5.26%) HP
10 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
11 1 (2.63%) McAfee
11 1 (2.63%) Sophos
11 1 (2.63%) Dell
11 1 (2.63%) NetApp
11 1 (2.63%) Lotus
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £16 - £18.00 per hour + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago