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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 December 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.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 47 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 27 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.98% 2.49% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 7.20% 7.09% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £270 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.42 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.06% -0.39%
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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
375 254 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.35% 35.13% 41.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 164 159
Average daily rate £400 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -55.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £30.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware 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.

1 33 (61.11%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Linux
3 28 (51.85%) Citrix
4 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (46.30%) Red Hat
5 25 (46.30%) Firewall
6 23 (42.59%) Puppet
6 23 (42.59%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (42.59%) DevOps
7 21 (38.89%) XenServer
7 21 (38.89%) CentOS
7 21 (38.89%) Ubuntu
7 21 (38.89%) PHP
8 20 (37.04%) Perl
8 20 (37.04%) LAN
8 20 (37.04%) WAN
8 20 (37.04%) LAMP
8 20 (37.04%) Ruby
8 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (37.04%) Bash Shell
8 20 (37.04%) Salt
9 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
10 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (33.33%) Apache
11 17 (31.48%) LDAP
11 17 (31.48%) Samba
12 16 (29.63%) Hudson
13 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
14 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
14 13 (24.07%) Java

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (33.33%) Apache
2 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.26%) nginx
3 5 (9.26%) Confluence
3 5 (9.26%) MediaWiki
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.56%) Lync
5 3 (5.56%) IIS
6 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.85%) Moodle
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (46.30%) Firewall
2 20 (37.04%) LAN
2 20 (37.04%) WAN
3 17 (31.48%) LDAP
4 12 (22.22%) VPN
5 7 (12.96%) SAN
6 6 (11.11%) IPsec
7 5 (9.26%) Network Security
7 5 (9.26%) OSPF
7 5 (9.26%) BGP
7 5 (9.26%) EIGRP
7 5 (9.26%) DNS
7 5 (9.26%) IPv6
7 5 (9.26%) DHCP
8 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.70%) Internet
10 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.85%) NAS
10 1 (1.85%) Intranet
10 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
2 16 (29.63%) Hudson
3 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.26%) Subversion
4 5 (9.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Automotive
2 1 (1.85%) Legal
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
2 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.70%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) LAMP
2 3 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) BSON
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Blackberry
1 5 (9.26%) Wiki
1 5 (9.26%) Open Source
2 4 (7.41%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) iPhone
5 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.85%) VLE
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Linux
3 21 (38.89%) Ubuntu
3 21 (38.89%) CentOS
4 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (18.52%) Debian
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.56%) UNIX
10 2 (3.70%) Android
10 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
10 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.85%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) DevOps
2 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.67%) Build Automation
5 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (9.26%) Database Theory
6 5 (9.26%) Relational Database Theory
7 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.56%) Scrum
9 2 (3.70%) Migration
9 2 (3.70%) Project Management
9 2 (3.70%) ITIL
10 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.85%) ITSM
10 1 (1.85%) Service Management
10 1 (1.85%) Logistics
10 1 (1.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.85%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) PHP
2 20 (37.04%) Perl
2 20 (37.04%) Ruby
2 20 (37.04%) Bash Shell
3 13 (24.07%) Java
4 11 (20.37%) SQL
5 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.70%) VBScript
7 1 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 13 (24.07%) CCNA
2 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) MCP
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.85%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (38.89%) XenServer
3 17 (31.48%) Samba
4 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
5 6 (11.11%) Postfix
5 6 (11.11%) XenApp
6 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
7 4 (7.41%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.70%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.85%) NFS
9 1 (1.85%) Xen
9 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.85%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.85%) vSphere
9 1 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (42.59%) Puppet
1 23 (42.59%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (37.04%) Salt
3 5 (9.26%) ZABBIX
4 3 (5.56%) Ansible
4 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.56%) WSUS
5 2 (3.70%) SCCM
6 1 (1.85%) SCOM
6 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) Citrix
2 25 (46.30%) Red Hat
3 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.41%) HP
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) LANDesk
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle
5 3 (5.56%) Juniper
6 2 (3.70%) NetApp
6 2 (3.70%) Lotus
6 2 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (3.70%) Veeam
6 2 (3.70%) Symantec
6 2 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (1.85%) Sophos
7 1 (1.85%) Wyse
7 1 (1.85%) Meru Networks
7 1 (1.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.85%) Apple
7 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
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