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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 31 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware 45 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.84% 3.99% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 12.33% 10.59% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 38
Median daily rate £338 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £165 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Median hourly rate £24.50 £58.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.11% +368.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.17%
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
365 340 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.29% 37.69% 40.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 251 238
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £545 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 12
Median hourly rate £31.50 £19.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.49% +11.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £100.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 29 August 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 29 August 2016.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 70 (84.34%) Windows
2 51 (61.45%) Active Directory
3 48 (57.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (38.55%) Windows Server
5 28 (33.73%) Windows 7
6 27 (32.53%) PowerShell
7 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (31.33%) Cisco
8 25 (30.12%) SCCM
9 24 (28.92%) Data Centre
10 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
10 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (26.51%) Linux
11 22 (26.51%) SQL
11 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (22.89%) Office 365
13 18 (21.69%) Windows 10
13 18 (21.69%) Hyper-V
14 17 (20.48%) DNS
14 17 (20.48%) Finance
15 16 (19.28%) DHCP
16 15 (18.07%) Citrix
16 15 (18.07%) Migration
16 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Azure
17 14 (16.87%) MS Office
18 13 (15.66%) VBScript
18 13 (15.66%) Firewall
18 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
18 13 (15.66%) XenApp
18 13 (15.66%) Windows 8

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 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) Skype for Business
3 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.89%) Office 365
2 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) DNS
2 16 (19.28%) DHCP
3 13 (15.66%) Firewall
4 12 (14.46%) SAN
5 10 (12.05%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (12.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
6 8 (9.64%) LAN
6 8 (9.64%) WAN
7 7 (8.43%) VPN
8 5 (6.02%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.41%) Extranet
9 2 (2.41%) NAS
9 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.41%) Skype
9 2 (2.41%) VoIP
10 1 (1.20%) Internet
10 1 (1.20%) Intranet
10 1 (1.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.41%) Ingres
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MSI
2 2 (2.41%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Back Office
3 3 (3.61%) Law
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) Analyst
2 10 (12.05%) Security Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Architect
4 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Administrator
5 7 (8.43%) Consultant
5 7 (8.43%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Information Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (7.23%) IT Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) VMware Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.92%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (9.64%) Fat Client
3 8 (9.64%) Thin Client
4 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.82%) Clustering
6 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.41%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.20%) CESG
8 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (84.34%) Windows
2 32 (38.55%) Windows Server
3 28 (33.73%) Windows 7
4 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (26.51%) Linux
6 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (21.69%) Windows 10
8 13 (15.66%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.41%) Unix
10 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Migration
2 11 (13.25%) Information Security
3 10 (12.05%) Content Management
3 10 (12.05%) DDoS Mitigation
3 10 (12.05%) Security Architecture
3 10 (12.05%) SIEM
3 10 (12.05%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (10.84%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.43%) Compliance Management
6 7 (8.43%) Threat Management
7 6 (7.23%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (6.02%) Application Virtualisation
8 5 (6.02%) Release Management
8 5 (6.02%) Software Deployment
8 5 (6.02%) Time Management
9 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.61%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) PowerShell
2 22 (26.51%) SQL
3 13 (15.66%) VBScript
4 6 (7.23%) VB
5 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) CISSP
2 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) CCA
4 2 (2.41%) CCNA
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.41%) MCSA
4 2 (2.41%) MCSE
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.20%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (12.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (61.45%) Active Directory
2 48 (57.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (21.69%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.66%) XenApp
5 12 (14.46%) XenDesktop
6 11 (13.25%) VMware ESX
7 9 (10.84%) vSphere
8 6 (7.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (4.82%) Firmware
9 4 (4.82%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (3.61%) VMware Server
11 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.20%) BitLocker
12 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.20%) NFS
12 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (30.12%) SCCM
2 10 (12.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (9.64%) SCOM
4 5 (6.02%) WSUS
5 3 (3.61%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (3.61%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.20%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.20%) MOM
6 1 (1.20%) Nagios
6 1 (1.20%) Puppet
6 1 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Cisco
2 23 (27.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.07%) Citrix
4 10 (12.05%) ArcSight
4 10 (12.05%) Cyber-Ark
4 10 (12.05%) Forcepoint
5 9 (10.84%) Dell
6 7 (8.43%) Oracle
6 7 (8.43%) Wyse
7 6 (7.23%) Intel Security
8 4 (4.82%) AppSense
8 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.82%) Polycom
9 3 (3.61%) EMC
9 3 (3.61%) Veeam
10 1 (1.20%) Cognos
10 1 (1.20%) HP
10 1 (1.20%) IBM
10 1 (1.20%) NetApp
10 1 (1.20%) Veritas