The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Engineer
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.34% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+300.00% -32.43%
VMware Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
273 331 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 93.17% 93.24% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 207 92
Average daily rate £400 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £9.19 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £19.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VMware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Engineer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VMware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VMware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Engineer across the Oxford region.

VMware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

VMware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Engineer across the Oxford region.

VMware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

VMware Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with VMware Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

VMware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited VMware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with VMware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam