Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 - 104
Rank change year-on-year - +104 -
Contract jobs citing vCenter Server 16 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.77% - 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.63% - 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Bristol median daily rate £350 - £513
10th Percentile £320 - £486
90th Percentile £414 - £519
South West median daily rate £425 £325 £538
% change year-on-year +30.77% -39.53% +207.14%
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 284 124 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.69% 6.54% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 89 132
Bristol median daily rate £425 £370 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% +3.50% +2.14%
10th Percentile £246 £218 £250
90th Percentile £523 £540 £556
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate £46.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £17.35 - £38.00
90th Percentile £47.00 - £47.00
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £33.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +24.90% +18.75% +33.33%

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 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vCenter Server in Bristol

vCenter Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCenter Server in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for vCenter Server in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) CCNA
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
5 10 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (50.00%) Programme Management
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
7 7 (43.75%) CCNP
8 6 (37.50%) Linux
8 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (37.50%) NsoIT
9 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
9 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (31.25%) C
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (25.00%) MCSE
10 4 (25.00%) MCSA
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (25.00%) Firewall
10 4 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
11 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
11 3 (18.75%) Replication

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 (6.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) BGP
3 3 (18.75%) OSPF
4 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (37.50%) NsoIT
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CCNA
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
5 4 (25.00%) MCSA
5 4 (25.00%) MCSE
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (6.25%) OCA
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) VMware NSX
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (12.50%) XenServer
4 1 (6.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (12.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) McAfee
5 2 (12.50%) Splunk
5 2 (12.50%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) Nokia
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat