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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 44 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.67% 1.39% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 12.00% 6.90% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £319 £250 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -47.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Oxfordshire

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
50 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.93% 20.21% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 52 20
Median daily rate £350 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £161 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £17.65 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.83% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.56 £15.50 £19.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
6 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) NetApp
6 5 (38.46%) Migration
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) Citrix
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 3 (23.08%) Back Office
8 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) IaaS
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (15.38%) Office 365
9 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (15.38%) Ansible
9 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (15.38%) PowerShell

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) IaaS
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) IPv4
4 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (23.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Technician
1 2 (15.38%) Senior Technician
1 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
1 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Server Migration Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) BYOD
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
5 1 (7.69%) Server Patching
5 1 (7.69%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.69%) Postfix
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec