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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 36 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing VMware 40 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.44% 4.63% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 12.90% 11.42% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 7
Average daily rate
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£345 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
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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
310 324 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 34.44% 40.55% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 234 116
Average daily rate £350 £368 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 11
Average hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £14.45 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £27.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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
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 31 July 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (71.83%) Windows
2 32 (45.07%) Linux
3 26 (36.62%) Active Directory
4 24 (33.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (33.80%) Puppet
5 23 (32.39%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (32.39%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (30.99%) DevOps
7 21 (29.58%) Configuration Management
8 20 (28.17%) Citrix
8 20 (28.17%) Red Hat
8 20 (28.17%) Ansible
8 20 (28.17%) SCCM
9 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
10 18 (25.35%) Web Services
10 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (21.13%) Open Source
12 15 (21.13%) Migration
13 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
13 14 (19.72%) Windows 7
13 14 (19.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
14 13 (18.31%) Java
15 12 (16.90%) Windows XP
15 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (16.90%) Hyper-V
16 11 (15.49%) Lync

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (15.49%) Lync
2 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.04%) IIS
5 4 (5.63%) IBM Notes
5 4 (5.63%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.63%) nginx
5 4 (5.63%) Confluence
6 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.82%) MediaWiki
7 2 (2.82%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (32.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.63%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) LAN
2 8 (11.27%) WAN
2 8 (11.27%) Firewall
3 7 (9.86%) DNS
4 6 (8.45%) VPN
4 6 (8.45%) SAN
5 4 (5.63%) OSPF
5 4 (5.63%) IPsec
5 4 (5.63%) IPv6
6 3 (4.23%) DHCP
6 3 (4.23%) VoIP
6 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.82%) Network Security
7 2 (2.82%) OpenVPN
7 2 (2.82%) SSH
7 2 (2.82%) BGP
7 2 (2.82%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.82%) Intranet
7 2 (2.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.45%) MySQL
4 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.63%) MarkLogic
5 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.82%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
2 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.63%) JIRA
3 4 (5.63%) Hudson
4 3 (4.23%) InstallShield
4 3 (4.23%) AdminStudio
5 2 (2.82%) MSI
5 2 (2.82%) Subversion
5 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.82%) RSpec
5 2 (2.82%) GitLab
6 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
General
1 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Administrator
4 7 (9.86%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.04%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (4.23%) Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Build Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) SQL DBA
8 2 (2.82%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) Web Services
2 2 (2.82%) LAMP
2 2 (2.82%) REST
2 2 (2.82%) MCollective
2 2 (2.82%) BSON
3 1 (1.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.63%) Clustering
3 3 (4.23%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.23%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.82%) AS400
4 2 (2.82%) Wiki
5 1 (1.41%) Statistics
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (71.83%) Windows
2 32 (45.07%) Linux
3 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (19.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (19.72%) Windows 7
6 12 (16.90%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.86%) CentOS
8 4 (5.63%) Fedora
9 3 (4.23%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.23%) Debian
9 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.23%) UNIX
10 2 (2.82%) SmartOS
10 2 (2.82%) CoreOS
10 2 (2.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) DevOps
2 21 (29.58%) Configuration Management
3 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.13%) Migration
4 15 (21.13%) Open Source
5 11 (15.49%) Scrum
6 9 (12.68%) SOA
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.45%) ITIL
9 3 (4.23%) Information Security
9 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.23%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (2.82%) Build Automation
10 2 (2.82%) Business Transformation
10 2 (2.82%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.82%) Security Management
10 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.82%) Database Theory
10 2 (2.82%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) Java
2 9 (12.68%) Perl
2 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
3 8 (11.27%) Python
3 8 (11.27%) SQL
4 7 (9.86%) Ruby
5 6 (8.45%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.63%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) MCSE
1 3 (4.23%) CISSP
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.82%) MCSA
2 2 (2.82%) CCNA
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.41%) MCITP
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) CCEE
3 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.41%) MCT
3 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.82%) SLA
4 1 (1.41%) TickIT
4 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 26 (36.62%) Active Directory
2 24 (33.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.90%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.45%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.04%) XenApp
6 4 (5.63%) XenServer
6 4 (5.63%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.63%) vSphere
6 4 (5.63%) iptables
7 3 (4.23%) BitLocker
7 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.23%) vCloud
7 3 (4.23%) Xen
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.82%) Snort
8 2 (2.82%) Squid
8 2 (2.82%) Postfix
8 2 (2.82%) Samba
8 2 (2.82%) Varnish
8 2 (2.82%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (33.80%) Puppet
2 23 (32.39%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (28.17%) Ansible
3 20 (28.17%) SCCM
4 5 (7.04%) Vagrant
5 4 (5.63%) Salt
6 3 (4.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.82%) Nessus
7 2 (2.82%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.82%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.82%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.82%) systemd
7 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.41%) MOM
8 1 (1.41%) WSUS
8 1 (1.41%) SCOM
8 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Citrix
1 20 (28.17%) Red Hat
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.27%) HP
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco
4 7 (9.86%) NetApp
5 6 (8.45%) Symantec
6 5 (7.04%) Lotus
7 4 (5.63%) AppSense
8 3 (4.23%) CA
8 3 (4.23%) Wyse
8 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.23%) IBM
8 3 (4.23%) Dell
9 2 (2.82%) Avaya
9 2 (2.82%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.82%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.41%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
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