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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South West / Bristol
Rank 57 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.31% 1.65% 2.10%
As % of the System Software category 15.87% 22.41% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 16
Median daily rate £300 £260 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -38.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £378 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +20.68%

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
63 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.27% 7.37% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 33
Median daily rate £313 £235 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.97% -44.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £120 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £395 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £29.75 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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
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 2017, 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (87.10%) Windows
3 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
4 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
5 18 (58.06%) SCCM
6 17 (54.84%) MS Office
7 16 (51.61%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (45.16%) XenApp
8 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
9 13 (41.94%) Fat Client
9 13 (41.94%) Wyse
9 13 (41.94%) Thin Client
10 12 (38.71%) DNS
10 12 (38.71%) Incident Management
10 12 (38.71%) AppSense
10 12 (38.71%) XenDesktop
10 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
11 11 (35.48%) VMware ESX
12 10 (32.26%) Citrix
12 10 (32.26%) Skype for Business
12 10 (32.26%) Application Virtualisation
13 9 (29.03%) Virtual Desktop
13 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
14 8 (25.81%) Cisco
14 8 (25.81%) Migration
14 8 (25.81%) Dell
15 7 (22.58%) Symantec
15 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (22.58%) Finance

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 (32.26%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) DNS
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
3 6 (19.35%) VPN
4 5 (16.13%) NAS
4 5 (16.13%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall
5 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.23%) Extranet
7 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.23%) Intranet
7 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.23%) Skype
7 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MSI
2 2 (6.45%) InstallShield
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (9.68%) SCCM Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Server Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Server Support
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Fat Client
1 13 (41.94%) Thin Client
2 7 (22.58%) Client/Server
2 7 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.45%) Clustering
5 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.13%) Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Incident Management
2 10 (32.26%) Application Virtualisation
3 8 (25.81%) Migration
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
4 5 (16.13%) Release Management
4 5 (16.13%) Software Deployment
4 5 (16.13%) Time Management
5 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
6 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.23%) Information Security
7 1 (3.23%) MODAF
7 1 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
2 6 (19.35%) VB
3 5 (16.13%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (45.16%) XenApp
4 12 (38.71%) XenDesktop
5 11 (35.48%) VMware ESX
6 9 (29.03%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (22.58%) BitLocker
8 4 (12.90%) NFS
8 4 (12.90%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (3.23%) Firmware
9 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
9 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (58.06%) SCCM
2 7 (22.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (16.13%) WSUS
4 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.23%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) MOM
4 1 (3.23%) SCOM
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) Wyse
4 12 (38.71%) AppSense
5 10 (32.26%) Citrix
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco
6 8 (25.81%) Dell
7 7 (22.58%) CA
7 7 (22.58%) Symantec
8 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.90%) NetApp
9 4 (12.90%) Polycom
10 2 (6.45%) Oracle
10 2 (6.45%) Sophos
10 2 (6.45%) Xerox
11 1 (3.23%) Becrypt
11 1 (3.23%) HP
11 1 (3.23%) IBM
11 1 (3.23%) Varonis
11 1 (3.23%) Veritas