Period
to 21 September 2020

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 September 2020 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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 80 69
Rank change year-on-year +32 -11 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 10 36 57
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 1.79% 1.88% 2.82%
As % of the System Software category 20.41% 11.84% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 37
Median daily rate £363 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £231 £269 £300
90th Percentile £474 £472 £514
South West median daily rate £450 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +9.09% +5.77% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £44.75
% change year-on-year +78.95% -46.93% +34.59%

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 49 304 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.77% 15.87% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 189 166
Median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £208 £156 £131
90th Percentile £575 £580 £514
South West median daily rate £475 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 21
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £37.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.26% -64.05% +15.54%
10th Percentile £12.66 £11.17 £12.75
90th Percentile £42.18 £20.00 £187.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +70.73% +5.13% +8.33%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) Infoblox
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Azure
5 2 (20.00%) AWS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF

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 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) NetScreen
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (20.00%) SNMP
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) FCAPS
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) DbUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) jMock
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Mockito
1 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) OSS Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) PowerMock
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) High Availability
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (10.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Huawei
4 1 (10.00%) Ivanti
4 1 (10.00%) NetIQ
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Polycom
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Wyse