Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 - 100
Rank change year-on-year - +100 -
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 12 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.63% - 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.72% - 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Bristol median daily rate £353 - £456
10th Percentile £332 - £369
90th Percentile £434 - £519
South West median daily rate £402 £325 £513
% change year-on-year +23.70% -36.59% +192.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 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 254 125 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.29% 7.34% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 97 151
Bristol median daily rate £425 £372 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.25% +0.54% +5.71%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £263
90th Percentile £564 £530 £519
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% -25.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £15.45 £27.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £32.50 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £26.75 £38.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year -30.97% +103.95% -5.87%

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 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vCenter Server in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) CCNA
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) NsoIT
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (33.33%) CCNP
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 3 (25.00%) Juniper
7 3 (25.00%) OSPF
7 3 (25.00%) BGP
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE
7 3 (25.00%) MCSA
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (16.67%) Atlassian

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) BGP
2 3 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
2 5 (41.67%) NsoIT
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) MCSA
4 3 (25.00%) MCSE
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (8.33%) OCA
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware NSX
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (16.67%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (16.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) McAfee
4 2 (16.67%) Splunk
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) Nokia
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat