The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills 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 Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.56% 1.18% 4.02%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% 11.76% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -7.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -6.97%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

System Software Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 11.67% 10.06% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 13
Average daily rate £400 £360 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +51.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £187 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing VMware Infrastructure also 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 that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) CCTV
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing VMware Infrastructure also 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 that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CCTV
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco