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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 37 33 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 41 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.26% 4.71% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 11.46% 12.39% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 4
Average daily rate £320 £444 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.88% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £240 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
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
314 331 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.16% 38.05% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 238 182
Average daily rate £350 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £46.25 £30.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
3 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
4 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
5 15 (27.78%) Linux
5 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (20.37%) Cisco
8 9 (16.67%) Citrix
8 9 (16.67%) SCCM
8 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 8 (14.81%) DNS
9 8 (14.81%) MS Office
10 7 (12.96%) XenDesktop
10 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.11%) XenApp
11 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
11 6 (11.11%) Puppet
11 6 (11.11%) DevOps
11 6 (11.11%) ITIL
11 6 (11.11%) DHCP
11 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
12 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
12 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
12 5 (9.26%) MySQL
12 5 (9.26%) VMware ESX

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.70%) Confluence
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) nginx
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) DNS
2 6 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (7.41%) SAN
4 3 (5.56%) Network Security
4 3 (5.56%) VPN
5 2 (3.70%) Firewall
5 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.70%) IPsec
5 2 (3.70%) IPv6
5 2 (3.70%) NAS
5 2 (3.70%) OpenVPN
5 2 (3.70%) OSPF
5 2 (3.70%) SSH
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.85%) LAN
6 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.85%) VLAN
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) MySQL
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.70%) GitLab
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) RSpec
3 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
1 11 (20.37%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (18.52%) Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.41%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Software Asset Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (3.70%) MCollective
2 2 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.85%) COM
3 1 (1.85%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
1 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
1 4 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) AS400
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 15 (27.78%) Linux
3 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.41%) Unix
8 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.70%) CentOS
9 2 (3.70%) CoreOS
9 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.70%) SmartOS
9 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
1 6 (11.11%) DevOps
1 6 (11.11%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Information Security
2 5 (9.26%) Open Source
3 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
3 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 4 (7.41%) Software Asset Management
3 4 (7.41%) Software Audit
4 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.56%) Project Management
4 3 (5.56%) Server Building
4 3 (5.56%) Software Licensing
5 2 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (3.70%) Security Operations
5 2 (3.70%) SOA
5 2 (3.70%) Threat Management
5 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) Ruby
2 2 (3.70%) PHP
2 2 (3.70%) Python
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.56%) CCNA
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.70%) CISSP
5 2 (3.70%) MCSE
5 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) ISEB
6 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO27002
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) COBIT
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.96%) XenDesktop
4 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.11%) XenApp
5 5 (9.26%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.70%) BitLocker
7 2 (3.70%) Btrfs
7 2 (3.70%) Docker
7 2 (3.70%) iptables
7 2 (3.70%) KVM
7 2 (3.70%) LXC
7 2 (3.70%) Snort
7 2 (3.70%) Squid
7 2 (3.70%) Varnish
7 2 (3.70%) vCloud
7 2 (3.70%) vSphere
7 2 (3.70%) XenServer
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) SCCM
2 6 (11.11%) Puppet
3 5 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.41%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.70%) CFEngine
5 2 (3.70%) HAProxy
5 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Nessus
5 2 (3.70%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.70%) systemd
6 1 (1.85%) SCOM
6 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Cisco
3 9 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.41%) AppSense
5 4 (7.41%) CA
5 4 (7.41%) Dell
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle
5 4 (7.41%) Polycom
5 4 (7.41%) Symantec
5 4 (7.41%) Wyse
6 3 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.70%) CommVault
7 2 (3.70%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) NetApp
7 2 (3.70%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.85%) Apple
8 1 (1.85%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (1.85%) ProCurve
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