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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 24 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Contract jobs citing VMware 56 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.36% 3.77% 2.66%
As % of the Vendors category 14.74% 10.71% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 29 15
Average daily rate £365 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -23.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £248 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.51% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £22.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.63% +11.90%
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
380 308 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 43.18% 35.16% 38.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 219 210
Average daily rate £365 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 22
Average hourly rate £20.39 £22.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.35% +23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.14 £16.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £50.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 58 (72.50%) Windows
2 43 (53.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (46.25%) Active Directory
4 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
5 28 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 24 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 21 (26.25%) SCCM
8 20 (25.00%) Finance
9 18 (22.50%) ITIL
10 16 (20.00%) Linux
10 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (18.75%) VMware ESX
12 14 (17.50%) DNS
12 14 (17.50%) XenApp
12 14 (17.50%) XenDesktop
13 13 (16.25%) Office 365
13 13 (16.25%) SQL
14 12 (15.00%) Cisco
14 12 (15.00%) Citrix
14 12 (15.00%) Skype for Business
15 11 (13.75%) PowerShell
15 11 (13.75%) Oracle
15 11 (13.75%) DHCP
15 11 (13.75%) Service Delivery
16 10 (12.50%) Wyse
16 10 (12.50%) Migration
16 10 (12.50%) AppSense
16 10 (12.50%) MS Office
16 10 (12.50%) Thin Client

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 12 (15.00%) Skype for Business
2 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.75%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Office
2 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Office 365
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.50%) DNS
2 11 (13.75%) DHCP
3 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.50%) VPN
4 5 (6.25%) Firewall
4 5 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (6.25%) SAN
5 4 (5.00%) LAN
5 4 (5.00%) Skype
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (3.75%) WAN
7 2 (2.50%) LDAP
7 2 (2.50%) NAS
8 1 (1.25%) Internet
8 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.25%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.25%) VLAN
8 1 (1.25%) VoIP
8 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Ingres
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Back Office
3 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Analyst
2 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (10.00%) Consultant
4 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) VMware Specialist
5 6 (7.50%) Architect
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Software Asset Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
1 1 (1.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 10 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 10 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.00%) Economics
3 4 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.75%) Clustering
4 3 (3.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) AS400
5 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.50%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 58 (72.50%) Windows
2 28 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 24 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 16 (20.00%) Linux
4 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 9 (11.25%) Windows 8
7 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.50%) CentOS
9 2 (2.50%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.50%) Unix
9 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) ITIL
2 11 (13.75%) Service Delivery
3 10 (12.50%) Migration
3 10 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (11.25%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 8 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.75%) Project Management
7 6 (7.50%) Capacity Management
7 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.50%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (6.25%) Content Management
8 5 (6.25%) Information Security
9 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.00%) CMMI
9 4 (5.00%) Coaching
9 4 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.00%) Software Asset Management
9 4 (5.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.25%) SQL
2 11 (13.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.75%) VBScript
4 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.25%) Perl
5 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) CISSP
4 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.00%) Degree
5 3 (3.75%) CCNA
5 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.50%) MCSE
6 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) ISEB
7 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.50%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.25%) COBIT
4 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (53.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (46.25%) Active Directory
3 15 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 14 (17.50%) XenApp
4 14 (17.50%) XenDesktop
5 10 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 6 (7.50%) Firmware
6 6 (7.50%) vSphere
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.50%) BitLocker
8 2 (2.50%) XenServer
9 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (26.25%) SCCM
2 8 (10.00%) SCOM
3 4 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.50%) Ansible
4 2 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.25%) Nagios
5 1 (1.25%) Puppet
5 1 (1.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.00%) Cisco
2 12 (15.00%) Citrix
3 11 (13.75%) Oracle
4 10 (12.50%) AppSense
4 10 (12.50%) Wyse
5 6 (7.50%) NetApp
6 5 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.25%) Dell
6 5 (6.25%) IBM
7 4 (5.00%) BMC
7 4 (5.00%) CA
7 4 (5.00%) Polycom
7 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.00%) Symantec
8 3 (3.75%) ArcSight
8 3 (3.75%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (3.75%) Forcepoint
8 3 (3.75%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.50%) HP
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