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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 54 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.57% 1.34% 1.71%
As % of the System Software category 20.90% 31.58% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 4
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£325 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.36% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £24.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.59% +6.52%
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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
67 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.54% 4.23% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 17 10
Average daily rate £300 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.25 £19.00 £80.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.34%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (97.62%) Windows
3 29 (69.05%) Citrix
4 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 20 (47.62%) Linux
6 18 (42.86%) Firewall
7 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 16 (38.10%) XenApp
8 14 (33.33%) VPN
9 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
10 12 (28.57%) SQL
10 12 (28.57%) MySQL
10 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
10 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (28.57%) DevOps
11 11 (26.19%) Puppet
11 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
11 11 (26.19%) Ruby
11 11 (26.19%) PHP
11 11 (26.19%) Apache
12 10 (23.81%) DNS
12 10 (23.81%) LAN
12 10 (23.81%) Java
12 10 (23.81%) Perl
12 10 (23.81%) IPsec
12 10 (23.81%) XenServer
12 10 (23.81%) Hudson
12 10 (23.81%) Jenkins

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.19%) Apache
3 8 (19.05%) IIS
4 7 (16.67%) Lync
5 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (14.29%) MediaWiki
5 6 (14.29%) nginx
5 6 (14.29%) Confluence
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
9 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) Firewall
2 14 (33.33%) VPN
3 10 (23.81%) DNS
3 10 (23.81%) LAN
3 10 (23.81%) IPsec
4 9 (21.43%) WAN
5 6 (14.29%) DHCP
5 6 (14.29%) LDAP
6 5 (11.90%) IPv6
6 5 (11.90%) Network Security
6 5 (11.90%) OSPF
6 5 (11.90%) BGP
6 5 (11.90%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (2.38%) SAN
8 1 (2.38%) VLAN
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Hudson
1 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) Subversion
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) LAMP
3 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Clustering
1 6 (14.29%) Wiki
2 3 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.76%) AS400
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (97.62%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Linux
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (21.43%) UNIX
5 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 7 (16.67%) CentOS
7 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 6 (14.29%) Debian
8 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
9 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (28.57%) DevOps
2 7 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 5 (11.90%) Database Theory
4 5 (11.90%) Relational Database Theory
4 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
4 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Email Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) Content Management
7 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) PHP
2 11 (26.19%) Ruby
2 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
3 10 (23.81%) Java
3 10 (23.81%) Perl
4 6 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.76%) VBScript
7 1 (2.38%) VB
7 1 (2.38%) PHP5
7 1 (2.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) MCP
2 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) CISSP
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.38%) MCT
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (38.10%) XenApp
3 10 (23.81%) XenServer
4 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
5 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 7 (16.67%) vSphere
6 6 (14.29%) iptables
6 6 (14.29%) Samba
6 6 (14.29%) Postfix
7 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
8 3 (7.14%) BitLocker
8 3 (7.14%) Terminal Services
9 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (4.76%) Xen
10 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
10 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) Puppet
2 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (19.05%) Salt
4 6 (14.29%) ZABBIX
5 4 (9.52%) SCCM
5 4 (9.52%) Ansible
6 3 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (4.76%) WSUS
7 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
8 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
8 1 (2.38%) MOM
8 1 (2.38%) ARCserve
8 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (69.05%) Citrix
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 8 (19.05%) Wyse
6 7 (16.67%) Cisco
7 6 (14.29%) Symantec
8 5 (11.90%) Oracle
9 4 (9.52%) AppSense
9 4 (9.52%) McAfee
9 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
10 3 (7.14%) Sophos
10 3 (7.14%) HP
10 3 (7.14%) CA
11 2 (4.76%) NetApp
11 2 (4.76%) IBM
11 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
12 1 (2.38%) Lotus
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