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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 49 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 19 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.07% 0.98% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 16.67% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 8
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£365 £280 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £260 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
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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
57 36 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.20% 5.87% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 35
Average daily rate £325 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.60 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (71.11%) Linux
3 26 (57.78%) Windows
3 26 (57.78%) Red Hat
3 26 (57.78%) Debian
4 25 (55.56%) Firewall
4 25 (55.56%) Ubuntu
5 24 (53.33%) PHP
5 24 (53.33%) Puppet
6 23 (51.11%) Bash Shell
6 23 (51.11%) DevOps
6 23 (51.11%) Ruby
7 22 (48.89%) LAMP
8 21 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (46.67%) Java
8 21 (46.67%) Perl
8 21 (46.67%) VPN
9 20 (44.44%) XenServer
10 18 (40.00%) CentOS
11 17 (37.78%) Apache
11 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (35.56%) Samba
13 15 (33.33%) Postfix
13 15 (33.33%) Citrix
14 14 (31.11%) LAN
14 14 (31.11%) WAN
14 14 (31.11%) ZABBIX
14 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
15 13 (28.89%) nginx
15 13 (28.89%) Opscode Chef

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (37.78%) Apache
2 13 (28.89%) nginx
3 10 (22.22%) Confluence
3 10 (22.22%) MediaWiki
4 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.67%) Lync
5 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.67%) Moodle
5 3 (6.67%) Drupal
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) Firewall
2 21 (46.67%) VPN
3 14 (31.11%) LAN
3 14 (31.11%) WAN
4 13 (28.89%) LDAP
5 12 (26.67%) Network Security
6 10 (22.22%) IPv6
6 10 (22.22%) OSPF
6 10 (22.22%) EIGRP
6 10 (22.22%) BGP
6 10 (22.22%) IPsec
7 5 (11.11%) DNS
7 5 (11.11%) DHCP
8 3 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (4.44%) Wireless
9 2 (4.44%) SAN
10 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) MySQL
1 13 (28.89%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.67%) JIRA
2 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) Hudson
3 10 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (35.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (28.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (22.22%) Administrator
5 9 (20.00%) Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (15.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Security Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Systems Support Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Systems Support
10 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Wiki
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
3 3 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.67%) AS400
3 3 (6.67%) VLE
4 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Linux
2 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Debian
3 25 (55.56%) Ubuntu
4 18 (40.00%) CentOS
5 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.67%) Scientific Linux
8 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) DevOps
2 21 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (28.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (26.67%) Build Automation
4 12 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Content Management
6 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Security Management
6 3 (6.67%) Information Security
7 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.22%) Change Control
8 1 (2.22%) Database Security
8 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) PHP
2 23 (51.11%) Bash Shell
2 23 (51.11%) Ruby
3 21 (46.67%) Java
3 21 (46.67%) Perl
4 11 (24.44%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 3 (6.67%) CISSP
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCITP
2 2 (4.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) XenServer
2 16 (35.56%) Samba
3 15 (33.33%) Postfix
4 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
5 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.67%) Sendmail
6 3 (6.67%) XenApp
6 3 (6.67%) KVM
6 3 (6.67%) NFS
6 3 (6.67%) Xen
7 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (53.33%) Puppet
2 14 (31.11%) ZABBIX
3 13 (28.89%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (26.67%) Salt
5 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.44%) SCCM
7 1 (2.22%) ARCserve
7 1 (2.22%) SCOM
7 1 (2.22%) WSUS
7 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (57.78%) Red Hat
3 15 (33.33%) Citrix
4 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) IBM
5 3 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 2 (4.44%) Apple
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) EMC
6 2 (4.44%) Meru Networks
7 1 (2.22%) Becrypt
7 1 (2.22%) CA
7 1 (2.22%) Lotus
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Sophos
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
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