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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 38 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware 35 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.94% 1.46% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 9.94% 4.43% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 7 10
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£388 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £265 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
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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
352 203 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.60% 32.95% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 126 185
Average daily rate £375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 29
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 48 (69.57%) Linux
2 46 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (53.62%) Windows
3 37 (53.62%) Firewall
4 36 (52.17%) Ruby
4 36 (52.17%) Red Hat
4 36 (52.17%) Bash Shell
4 36 (52.17%) Puppet
5 35 (50.72%) DevOps
5 35 (50.72%) LAMP
6 34 (49.28%) PHP
7 33 (47.83%) Ubuntu
7 33 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (44.93%) Perl
9 30 (43.48%) Apache
10 29 (42.03%) Samba
10 29 (42.03%) Debian
11 28 (40.58%) XenServer
12 27 (39.13%) Jenkins
12 27 (39.13%) VPN
13 26 (37.68%) WAN
13 26 (37.68%) LAN
14 25 (36.23%) CentOS
15 24 (34.78%) Java
15 24 (34.78%) Citrix
16 21 (30.43%) LDAP
17 20 (28.99%) Opscode Chef
17 20 (28.99%) Hudson
17 20 (28.99%) Postfix
18 19 (27.54%) nginx

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 30 (43.48%) Apache
2 19 (27.54%) nginx
3 13 (18.84%) Confluence
4 11 (15.94%) MediaWiki
5 6 (8.70%) Lync
5 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.35%) Moodle
6 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.35%) Drupal
7 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.90%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 37 (53.62%) Firewall
2 27 (39.13%) VPN
3 26 (37.68%) LAN
3 26 (37.68%) WAN
4 21 (30.43%) LDAP
5 13 (18.84%) Network Security
6 12 (17.39%) IPv6
7 11 (15.94%) IPsec
7 11 (15.94%) OSPF
7 11 (15.94%) BGP
7 11 (15.94%) EIGRP
8 6 (8.70%) DNS
8 6 (8.70%) DHCP
9 4 (5.80%) SAN
10 3 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.90%) NAS
11 2 (2.90%) Wireless
12 1 (1.45%) Intranet
12 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) MySQL
1 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (15.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 27 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 20 (28.99%) Hudson
3 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
4 15 (21.74%) JIRA
5 11 (15.94%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Financial Institution
2 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
3 1 (1.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 21 (30.43%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Administrator
5 13 (18.84%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (14.49%) Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (10.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 2 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support
12 2 (2.90%) Systems Analyst
12 2 (2.90%) Consultant
12 2 (2.90%) Tester
12 2 (2.90%) Senior Security Analyst
12 2 (2.90%) Server Analyst
12 2 (2.90%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (50.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Wiki
2 5 (7.25%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) AS400
3 3 (4.35%) VLE
3 3 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.90%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (69.57%) Linux
2 37 (53.62%) Windows
3 33 (47.83%) Ubuntu
4 29 (42.03%) Debian
5 25 (36.23%) CentOS
6 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
10 3 (4.35%) Scientific Linux
10 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.90%) UNIX
11 2 (2.90%) SUSE
11 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) DevOps
2 33 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (24.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.84%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (17.39%) Build Automation
6 11 (15.94%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.35%) Project Management
7 3 (4.35%) Data Security
7 3 (4.35%) Security Management
7 3 (4.35%) Content Management
7 3 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.35%) Information Security
7 3 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (2.90%) Test Strategy
8 2 (2.90%) ITIL
8 2 (2.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) Ruby
1 36 (52.17%) Bash Shell
2 34 (49.28%) PHP
3 31 (44.93%) Perl
4 24 (34.78%) Java
5 14 (20.29%) SQL
6 3 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) CCNA
2 8 (11.59%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 3 (4.35%) CISSP
4 2 (2.90%) MCP
4 2 (2.90%) MCITP
4 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.45%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (42.03%) Samba
3 28 (40.58%) XenServer
4 20 (28.99%) Postfix
5 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
6 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.35%) Xen
7 3 (4.35%) NFS
7 3 (4.35%) Sendmail
7 3 (4.35%) XenApp
7 3 (4.35%) KVM
8 1 (1.45%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (52.17%) Puppet
2 20 (28.99%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (27.54%) Salt
4 15 (21.74%) ZABBIX
5 3 (4.35%) SCCM
5 3 (4.35%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.90%) SCOM
7 1 (1.45%) WSUS
7 1 (1.45%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 24 (34.78%) Citrix
3 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.25%) HP
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco
5 3 (4.35%) IBM
5 3 (4.35%) Symantec
6 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.90%) Apple
6 2 (2.90%) Lotus
6 2 (2.90%) EMC
6 2 (2.90%) Juniper
6 2 (2.90%) Meru Networks
7 1 (1.45%) CA
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle
7 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.45%) Acronis
7 1 (1.45%) Becrypt
7 1 (1.45%) Sophos
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £140 - £170 per day
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