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 3 March 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.

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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 38 58 40
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing VMware 40 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.61% 0.92% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 11.76% 2.66% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 6
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% +33.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £320 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £470 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
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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
340 301 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.22% 34.48% 43.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 196 154
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £253 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £492 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 17
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -19.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.50 £27.25 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015, 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 51 (79.69%) Windows
2 41 (64.06%) Citrix
3 38 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (50.00%) Linux
5 29 (45.31%) Firewall
6 26 (40.63%) Active Directory
7 23 (35.94%) Red Hat
7 23 (35.94%) DevOps
8 22 (34.38%) Puppet
9 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
9 21 (32.81%) LAN
9 21 (32.81%) WAN
10 20 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
11 19 (29.69%) Apache
11 19 (29.69%) PHP
11 19 (29.69%) Ruby
12 18 (28.13%) Perl
12 18 (28.13%) Hudson
12 18 (28.13%) XenServer
13 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
14 16 (25.00%) SQL
14 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (25.00%) CCNA
14 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 16 (25.00%) Salt
15 15 (23.44%) CentOS
16 14 (21.88%) VPN
16 14 (21.88%) Java

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 19 (29.69%) Apache
2 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
3 8 (12.50%) IIS
3 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.94%) MediaWiki
4 7 (10.94%) nginx
4 7 (10.94%) Confluence
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.56%) Lync
7 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (45.31%) Firewall
2 21 (32.81%) LAN
2 21 (32.81%) WAN
3 14 (21.88%) VPN
3 14 (21.88%) LDAP
4 11 (17.19%) IPsec
5 10 (15.63%) DNS
6 9 (14.06%) DHCP
7 6 (9.38%) IPv6
7 6 (9.38%) OSPF
7 6 (9.38%) BGP
7 6 (9.38%) EIGRP
7 6 (9.38%) Network Security
8 5 (7.81%) SAN
9 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.13%) Internet
10 2 (3.13%) VLAN
11 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) MySQL
2 9 (14.06%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.56%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Jenkins
2 18 (28.13%) Hudson
3 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.94%) Subversion
4 7 (10.94%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) MSI
General
1 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.56%) Finance
1 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.13%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.13%) DBA
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) LAMP
2 5 (7.81%) .NET
3 3 (4.69%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) BSON
5 1 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Wiki
2 6 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.81%) Open Source
4 4 (6.25%) Clustering
5 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.13%) iPhone
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (79.69%) Windows
2 32 (50.00%) Linux
3 15 (23.44%) CentOS
4 14 (21.88%) Ubuntu
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (15.63%) UNIX
7 9 (14.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (10.94%) Debian
10 4 (6.25%) Windows XP
11 2 (3.13%) Android
11 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.13%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) DevOps
2 20 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (20.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.06%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (10.94%) Build Automation
8 6 (9.38%) Database Theory
8 6 (9.38%) Relational Database Theory
8 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.38%) Migration
9 4 (6.25%) Scrum
9 4 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.25%) Email Migration
10 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL
11 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2
11 1 (1.56%) PRINCE
11 1 (1.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) PHP
1 19 (29.69%) Ruby
1 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
2 18 (28.13%) Perl
3 16 (25.00%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) Java
5 6 (9.38%) Python
6 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.13%) VBScript
8 1 (1.56%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) PHP5
8 1 (1.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) CCNA
1 16 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) DV Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (10.94%) MCP
4 3 (4.69%) CCNP
5 1 (1.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 18 (28.13%) XenServer
4 14 (21.88%) Samba
5 13 (20.31%) XenApp
6 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
6 7 (10.94%) Postfix
7 6 (9.38%) vSphere
8 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
9 2 (3.13%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (34.38%) Puppet
2 20 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (25.00%) Salt
4 7 (10.94%) Ansible
4 7 (10.94%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.69%) WSUS
5 3 (4.69%) SCCM
6 2 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.56%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 41 (64.06%) Citrix
2 23 (35.94%) Red Hat
3 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle
5 5 (7.81%) Cisco
5 5 (7.81%) Wyse
5 5 (7.81%) McAfee
6 4 (6.25%) LANDesk
6 4 (6.25%) HP
7 3 (4.69%) NetApp
7 3 (4.69%) Lotus
7 3 (4.69%) Sophos
8 2 (3.13%) Avaya
8 2 (3.13%) Juniper
8 2 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.13%) Veeam
8 2 (3.13%) Symantec
9 1 (1.56%) Remedy
9 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.56%) LogLogic
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