Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 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 Infrastructure (VI3)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 96 71
Rank change year-on-year +10 -25 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 44 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.08% 0.86% 2.01%
As % of the System Software category 15.60% 8.04% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 20
Bristol median daily rate £375 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +10.42% +5.26%
10th Percentile £271 £256 £214
90th Percentile £472 £488 £343
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Bristol median hourly rate £39.78 £52.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +183.78% -
10th Percentile £32.50 £46.25 £17.25
90th Percentile £50.60 £58.75 £21.55
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -4.49% +102.27% -20.00%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 282 199 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.35% 10.64% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 137 105
Bristol median daily rate £400 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +22.73% -
10th Percentile £180 £160 £123
90th Percentile £550 £588 £534
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 17
Bristol median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +167.86% -15.15% -5.71%
10th Percentile £13.41 £11.75 £9.95
90th Percentile £46.35 £43.00 £79.50
South West median hourly rate £19.65 £18.06 £14.00
% change year-on-year +8.76% +29.02% -30.00%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (65.91%) Windows
3 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 27 (61.36%) Windows Server
5 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (36.36%) Cisco
7 16 (36.36%) Linux
7 16 (36.36%) Firewall
8 15 (34.09%) Citrix
9 14 (31.82%) SCCM
10 13 (29.55%) ITIL
11 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (27.27%) Office 365
11 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
11 12 (27.27%) Windows 10
12 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 11 (25.00%) SAN
12 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
13 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (20.45%) CCNA
14 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
14 9 (20.45%) XenApp
14 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
14 9 (20.45%) Skype
15 8 (18.18%) NetScaler
15 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (18.18%) XenDesktop

VMware Infrastructure
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 7 (15.91%) Skype for Business
2 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Office 365
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.55%) IaaS
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) Firewall
2 11 (25.00%) SAN
3 9 (20.45%) Skype
4 8 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 7 (15.91%) LAN
6 6 (13.64%) WAN
7 4 (9.09%) VPN
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (4.55%) BGP
9 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.55%) OSPF
10 1 (2.27%) DHCP
10 1 (2.27%) DNS
10 1 (2.27%) MPLS
10 1 (2.27%) Network Security
10 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Consultant
2 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Support
3 5 (11.36%) Citrix Specialist
3 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Server Support
3 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Systems Support
3 5 (11.36%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Support
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) T24 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Material Design
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) COM
2 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 8 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 5 (11.36%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.82%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.82%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Clustering
5 2 (4.55%) Replication
6 1 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Windows Server
3 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (36.36%) Linux
5 12 (27.27%) Windows 10
6 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
7 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.55%) CentOS
8 2 (4.55%) MVS
8 2 (4.55%) VMS
9 1 (2.27%) Debian
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Application Virtualisation
2 8 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) Decision-Making
5 3 (6.82%) NsoIT
5 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.55%) Migration
6 2 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) C
4 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) CCNA
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.09%) CCNP
3 4 (9.09%) MCSE
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (4.55%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
3 9 (20.45%) XenApp
4 8 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 5 (11.36%) XenServer
6 4 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
7 2 (4.55%) UAG
7 2 (4.55%) VirtualBox
7 2 (4.55%) Xen
8 1 (2.27%) KVM
8 1 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) SCCM
2 7 (15.91%) vCenter Server
3 4 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 16 (36.36%) Cisco
4 15 (34.09%) Citrix
5 8 (18.18%) CA
5 8 (18.18%) Ivanti
5 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 8 (18.18%) Wyse
6 4 (9.09%) McAfee
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) Google
7 2 (4.55%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle
7 2 (4.55%) Temenos
8 1 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) NetApp
8 1 (2.27%) Nokia
8 1 (2.27%) Symantec