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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South West / Bristol
Rank 50 47 43
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.21% 2.76% 3.36%
As % of the System Software category 19.35% 26.88% 35.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 23
Median daily rate £319 £365 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.67% -16.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -46.51% +43.33%  

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 93 93 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 11.40% 10.28% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 64 50
Median daily rate £313 £330 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.30% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Median hourly rate £16.38 £18.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.66% +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.15 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £30.85 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

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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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Bristol

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
4 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
5 14 (50.00%) Thin Client
5 14 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (50.00%) AppSense
5 14 (50.00%) Fat Client
5 14 (50.00%) SCCM
5 14 (50.00%) XenApp
6 13 (46.43%) XenDesktop
6 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
6 13 (46.43%) Incident Management
6 13 (46.43%) VMware ESX
6 13 (46.43%) Wyse
6 13 (46.43%) MS Office
7 11 (39.29%) DNS
7 11 (39.29%) Citrix
8 10 (35.71%) Finance
8 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
9 9 (32.14%) Skype for Business
9 9 (32.14%) Linux
10 8 (28.57%) Dell
10 8 (28.57%) Cisco
10 8 (28.57%) Symantec
10 8 (28.57%) Office 365
10 8 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 8 (28.57%) BitLocker
10 8 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related 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 9 (32.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (10.71%) LAN
4 3 (10.71%) NAS
4 3 (10.71%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) LDAP
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) IPsec
6 1 (3.57%) Modbus
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) SSL
6 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Citrix Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Head of Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Head of IT Operations
7 1 (3.57%) Head of Service Operations
7 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) MCollective
2 1 (3.57%) COM+
2 1 (3.57%) DCOM
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 14 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Signage
4 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (10.71%) CentOS
9 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
9 2 (7.14%) Unix
10 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Incident Management
2 6 (21.43%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Build Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Identity Management
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Compliance Audit
7 1 (3.57%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Security Hardening
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.57%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.71%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VB6
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 14 (50.00%) XenApp
3 13 (46.43%) VMware ESX
3 13 (46.43%) XenDesktop
4 8 (28.57%) BitLocker
4 8 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (10.71%) NFS
5 3 (10.71%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (7.14%) Docker
7 1 (3.57%) Firmware
7 1 (3.57%) GFS2
7 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.57%) OCFS2
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.57%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) SCCM
2 8 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.57%) Ansible
4 1 (3.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (50.00%) AppSense
4 13 (46.43%) Wyse
5 11 (39.29%) Citrix
6 8 (28.57%) Cisco
6 8 (28.57%) Dell
6 8 (28.57%) Symantec
7 6 (21.43%) CA
8 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 4 (14.29%) Xerox
9 3 (10.71%) NetApp
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle
10 2 (7.14%) Polycom
10 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
11 1 (3.57%) F5
11 1 (3.57%) Gemalto
11 1 (3.57%) HP
11 1 (3.57%) Juniper
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