Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware vCenter Server
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 - 100
Rank change year-on-year - +100 -
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% - 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.16% - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Bristol median daily rate £338 - £413
10th Percentile £217 - £348
90th Percentile £460 - £438
South West median daily rate £338 £350 £390
% change year-on-year -3.57% -10.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 - -

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 172 104 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.02% 6.54% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 70 138
Bristol median daily rate £403 £328 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.90% -9.03% -4.00%
10th Percentile £199 £213 £239
90th Percentile £603 £530 £458
South West median daily rate £450 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +20.00% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Bristol median hourly rate £17.25 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.50% +71.43% -44.44%
10th Percentile £14.25 £20.00 £17.25
90th Percentile £18.13 £41.10 £17.75
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -56.25% +128.57% -13.30%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in Bristol

vCenter Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vCenter Server in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for vCenter Server in Bristol

vCenter Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vCenter Server in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vCenter Server in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing vCenter Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Scientific Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) OfficeScan
2 1 (50.00%) VSAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

vCenter Server
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VSAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Scientific Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) OfficeScan
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP