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 13 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.

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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 40 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.45% 1.11% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.96% 2.45% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate £248 £450 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £430 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £470 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £365 £317
% change year-on-year
-0.27% +15.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
VMware
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
101 163 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 36.59% 45.15% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 108 43
Average daily rate £320 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.59 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £17.50 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) SCCM
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Apache
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) IIS
6 6 (30.00%) vSphere
6 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (25.00%) BDD
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) XSL
7 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (35.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (25.00%) OLAP
2 5 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) Ajax
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
1 5 (25.00%) XML
1 5 (25.00%) XSL
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) CentOS
6 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) BDD
1 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
1 5 (25.00%) MVC
1 5 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (15.00%) TDD
2 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Demand Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) ITSM
3 2 (10.00%) Ticket Management
4 1 (5.00%) RAD
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) vSphere
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (25.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) AppSense
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Apple
5 2 (10.00%) Remedy
5 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) EMC