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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South West / Bristol
Rank 46 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware 25 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.00% 5.38% 4.67%
As % of the Vendors category 6.98% 13.43% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 33
Median daily rate £305 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.78% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +2.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +14.44%

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
358 350 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.98% 40.05% 39.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 258 249
Median daily rate £352 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £442 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 13
Median hourly rate £20.25 £18.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £13.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £28.50 £66.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 39 (84.78%) Windows
2 31 (67.39%) Active Directory
3 26 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
5 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
6 16 (34.78%) Cisco
6 16 (34.78%) Citrix
6 16 (34.78%) SCCM
6 16 (34.78%) Office 365
7 15 (32.61%) XenApp
7 15 (32.61%) Windows 7
8 14 (30.43%) Wyse
8 14 (30.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (30.43%) AppSense
8 14 (30.43%) Thin Client
8 14 (30.43%) MS Office
8 14 (30.43%) Fat Client
9 13 (28.26%) DNS
9 13 (28.26%) VMware ESX
9 13 (28.26%) Incident Management
9 13 (28.26%) XenDesktop
10 12 (26.09%) Skype for Business
11 10 (21.74%) Finance
11 10 (21.74%) Linux
12 9 (19.57%) Virtual Desktop
12 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (17.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 8 (17.39%) Symantec
13 8 (17.39%) CA
13 8 (17.39%) BitLocker

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 12 (26.09%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) DNS
2 7 (15.22%) SAN
3 6 (13.04%) DHCP
3 6 (13.04%) VPN
4 3 (6.52%) NAS
5 2 (4.35%) Firewall
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) VoIP
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.17%) SNMP
6 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Ingres
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Citrix Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (8.70%) Active Directory Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Data Centre Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
9 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Fat Client
1 14 (30.43%) Thin Client
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 3 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 39 (84.78%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows Server
3 15 (32.61%) Windows 7
4 10 (21.74%) Linux
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.35%) Unix
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Incident Management
2 6 (13.04%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (13.04%) Performance Management
3 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.52%) Change Management
4 3 (6.52%) ITIL
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
4 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
5 2 (4.35%) Data Encryption
5 2 (4.35%) Server Patching
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Optimisation
6 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.17%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (2.17%) Information Security
6 1 (2.17%) MODAF
6 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.17%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) CCNA
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) MCP
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (67.39%) Active Directory
2 26 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (32.61%) XenApp
4 14 (30.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (28.26%) VMware ESX
5 13 (28.26%) XenDesktop
6 9 (19.57%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (17.39%) BitLocker
8 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
8 3 (6.52%) NFS
8 3 (6.52%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) SCCM
2 8 (17.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (8.70%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (8.70%) WSUS
4 1 (2.17%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) Cisco
2 16 (34.78%) Citrix
3 14 (30.43%) AppSense
3 14 (30.43%) Wyse
4 8 (17.39%) CA
4 8 (17.39%) Symantec
5 7 (15.22%) Dell
6 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.70%) Xerox
8 3 (6.52%) NetApp
9 2 (4.35%) CommVault
9 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
9 2 (4.35%) Polycom
9 2 (4.35%) Sophos
10 1 (2.17%) Apple
10 1 (2.17%) Becrypt
10 1 (2.17%) EMC
10 1 (2.17%) Google
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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