The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 27 February 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 38 24 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.25% 2.58% 7.42%
As % of the Vendors category 5.37% 6.33% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £370 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.52%
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Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
149 79 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.85% 40.72% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 34 52
Average daily rate £425 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £272 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £530 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 17
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.50 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% +39.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing VMware 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.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) Citrix
7 2 (18.18%) Nagios
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) VCP4
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
7 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
7 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (18.18%) Icinga
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
8 1 (9.09%) CCTV
8 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Build Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) CCTV
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VCP4
2 1 (9.09%) HND
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Icinga
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
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