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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South West / Bristol
Rank 47 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.55% 2.36% 3.40%
As % of the Vendors category 5.52% 6.31% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 24
Median daily rate £311 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £195 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £378 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +18.22%

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
344 301 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 46.17% 37.44% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 211 219
Median daily rate £355 £351 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -12.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £125 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £29.75 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
3 31 (56.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (36.36%) SCCM
6 19 (34.55%) Cisco
6 19 (34.55%) MS Office
7 16 (29.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
8 14 (25.45%) XenApp
8 14 (25.45%) Fat Client
8 14 (25.45%) Linux
8 14 (25.45%) Citrix
8 14 (25.45%) Thin Client
9 13 (23.64%) Wyse
9 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
10 12 (21.82%) AppSense
10 12 (21.82%) DNS
10 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
10 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (21.82%) XenDesktop
10 12 (21.82%) Skype for Business
11 11 (20.00%) Office 365
11 11 (20.00%) SAN
11 11 (20.00%) VMware ESX
12 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
12 10 (18.18%) Application Virtualisation
13 9 (16.36%) Virtual Desktop
13 9 (16.36%) Finance

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 (21.82%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (34.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) DNS
2 11 (20.00%) SAN
3 7 (12.73%) DHCP
4 6 (10.91%) VPN
5 5 (9.09%) NAS
6 4 (7.27%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (7.27%) Firewall
7 3 (5.45%) LAN
7 3 (5.45%) VoIP
7 3 (5.45%) WAN
8 2 (3.64%) Extranet
8 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.82%) Internet
9 1 (1.82%) Intranet
9 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.82%) Skype
9 1 (1.82%) SNMP
9 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.64%) Ingres
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MSI
2 2 (3.64%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Citrix Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Data Centre Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) DBA
6 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) SQL DBA
6 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Fat Client
1 14 (25.45%) Thin Client
2 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 7 (12.73%) Client/Server
3 7 (12.73%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.27%) Clustering
6 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (80.00%) Windows
2 22 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
4 14 (25.45%) Linux
5 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.73%) Windows 10
8 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.64%) Unix
10 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
2 10 (18.18%) Application Virtualisation
3 9 (16.36%) Migration
4 5 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 5 (9.09%) Release Management
4 5 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 5 (9.09%) Time Management
5 4 (7.27%) Change Management
6 3 (5.45%) Application Packaging
6 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.64%) Data Encryption
7 2 (3.64%) High Availability
7 2 (3.64%) ITIL
7 2 (3.64%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 2 (3.64%) Server Patching
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Optimisation
7 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.82%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.73%) VBScript
3 6 (10.91%) VB
4 4 (7.27%) SQL
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) CCNA
1 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) MCP
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
2 31 (56.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (25.45%) XenApp
5 12 (21.82%) XenDesktop
6 11 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 9 (16.36%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (12.73%) BitLocker
9 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
9 4 (7.27%) NFS
9 4 (7.27%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.82%) Firmware
11 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (36.36%) SCCM
2 7 (12.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (12.73%) WSUS
3 4 (7.27%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.82%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) MOM
4 1 (1.82%) SCOM
4 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (34.55%) Cisco
3 14 (25.45%) Citrix
4 13 (23.64%) Wyse
5 12 (21.82%) AppSense
6 8 (14.55%) Dell
7 7 (12.73%) CA
7 7 (12.73%) Symantec
8 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
9 5 (9.09%) Polycom
10 4 (7.27%) NetApp
11 3 (5.45%) Xerox
12 2 (3.64%) CommVault
12 2 (3.64%) Intel Security
12 2 (3.64%) Oracle
12 2 (3.64%) Sophos
13 1 (1.82%) Apple
13 1 (1.82%) HP
13 1 (1.82%) IBM
13 1 (1.82%) Veritas