Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - +98 -
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% - 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.35% - 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Bristol median daily rate £350 - £425
10th Percentile £222 - £360
90th Percentile £460 - £509
South West median daily rate £413 £325 £494
% change year-on-year +26.92% -34.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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 170 126 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.05% 7.74% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 98 157
Bristol median daily rate £438 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £254 £250 £272
90th Percentile £575 £532 £484
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% - -
South West median hourly rate £18.50 £42.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year -56.47% +180.02% -24.81%

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 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vCenter Server in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VSAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Scientific Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) OfficeScan
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam