The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 33 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware 40 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.40% 3.31% 3.00%
As % of the Vendors category 10.99% 8.73% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 25
Median daily rate £325 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £165 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Median hourly rate £24.50 £100.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.50% +506.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £22.72
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.57%
VMware
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
364 332 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.04% 37.86% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 242 220
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £165 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 21
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £100.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Bristol region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Bristol region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 72 (85.71%) Windows
2 54 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 47 (55.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 30 (35.71%) Cisco
6 27 (32.14%) Windows 7
7 25 (29.76%) PowerShell
8 24 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 24 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 23 (27.38%) Linux
9 23 (27.38%) SCCM
10 22 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (22.62%) Office 365
12 19 (22.62%) SQL
13 17 (20.24%) DNS
13 17 (20.24%) Citrix
14 16 (19.05%) DHCP
14 16 (19.05%) Finance
14 16 (19.05%) Hyper-V
14 16 (19.05%) Windows 10
15 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (17.86%) Firewall
15 15 (17.86%) Migration
16 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
16 13 (15.48%) MS Office
16 13 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (14.29%) XenApp
18 11 (13.10%) Skype for Business

VMware
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 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.10%) Skype for Business
3 10 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) MS Office
2 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.62%) Office 365
2 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) DNS
2 16 (19.05%) DHCP
3 15 (17.86%) Firewall
4 11 (13.10%) SAN
5 10 (11.90%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.14%) LAN
7 6 (7.14%) WAN
8 5 (5.95%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (5.95%) VPN
9 3 (3.57%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.57%) VoIP
10 2 (2.38%) Extranet
10 2 (2.38%) Internet
10 2 (2.38%) NAS
10 2 (2.38%) Skype
11 1 (1.19%) Intranet
11 1 (1.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.19%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MSI
2 2 (2.38%) InstallShield
General
1 16 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Back Office
3 3 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Analyst
2 10 (11.90%) Security Analyst
2 10 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (9.52%) Architect
5 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Administrator
5 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (7.14%) Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.33%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.76%) Clustering
5 3 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.19%) CESG
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (85.71%) Windows
2 35 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 27 (32.14%) Windows 7
4 24 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (27.38%) Linux
6 22 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (19.05%) Windows 10
9 11 (13.10%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.19%) Unix
11 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.86%) Migration
2 11 (13.10%) Information Security
3 10 (11.90%) Content Management
3 10 (11.90%) DDoS Mitigation
3 10 (11.90%) Security Architecture
3 10 (11.90%) SIEM
4 9 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (8.33%) Compliance Management
6 7 (8.33%) Threat Management
7 6 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (5.95%) Application Virtualisation
8 5 (5.95%) Release Management
8 5 (5.95%) Software Deployment
8 5 (5.95%) Time Management
9 4 (4.76%) Change Management
9 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.76%) PowerShell
2 19 (22.62%) SQL
3 11 (13.10%) VBScript
4 6 (7.14%) VB
5 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.19%) Perl
6 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) CISSP
2 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) CCNA
3 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) MCP
5 2 (2.38%) CCA
5 2 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.38%) Degree
5 2 (2.38%) MCSA
5 2 (2.38%) MCSE
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.19%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (11.90%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 54 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 47 (55.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 12 (14.29%) XenApp
5 10 (11.90%) XenDesktop
6 9 (10.71%) vSphere
7 8 (9.52%) VMware ESX
8 6 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (5.95%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (3.57%) VMware Server
11 2 (2.38%) Firmware
12 1 (1.19%) BitLocker
12 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.19%) NFS
12 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (27.38%) SCCM
2 10 (11.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 9 (10.71%) SCOM
3 9 (10.71%) WSUS
4 3 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.19%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.19%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) MOM
5 1 (1.19%) Nagios
5 1 (1.19%) Puppet
5 1 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (35.71%) Cisco
2 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.24%) Citrix
4 10 (11.90%) ArcSight
4 10 (11.90%) Cyber-Ark
4 10 (11.90%) Forcepoint
5 7 (8.33%) Dell
6 6 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 6 (7.14%) Wyse
7 5 (5.95%) Oracle
8 4 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.76%) Polycom
9 3 (3.57%) AppSense
9 3 (3.57%) EMC
9 3 (3.57%) Veeam
10 2 (2.38%) CA
10 2 (2.38%) CommVault
10 2 (2.38%) Sophos
11 1 (1.19%) NetApp
11 1 (1.19%) Symantec