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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 December 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 31 28 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs citing VMware 18 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.11% 5.48% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 14.06% 12.03% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 2
Median daily rate £263 £275 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -25.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £23.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-5.43% +1.09%
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
128 133 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 36.36% 45.55% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 106 147
Median daily rate £350 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £130 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £67.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.37% +350.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £21.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.86 £67.50 £23.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
3 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (47.06%) NetApp
6 15 (44.12%) DNS
6 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
7 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (32.35%) Migration
9 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
9 9 (26.47%) SCCM
9 9 (26.47%) DHCP
9 9 (26.47%) Linux
10 8 (23.53%) ITIL
10 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (23.53%) SCOM
10 8 (23.53%) NetBackup
10 8 (23.53%) vSphere
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
11 7 (20.59%) Citrix
12 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 5 (14.71%) SQL
13 5 (14.71%) SAN
13 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
13 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
13 5 (14.71%) Back Office

VMware
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 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) nginx
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) IaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Office 365
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) DHCP
3 5 (14.71%) SAN
4 4 (11.76%) Firewall
4 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
5 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.88%) VPN
6 1 (2.94%) IPv4
6 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.94%) LDAP
6 1 (2.94%) NAS
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (14.71%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Administrator
2 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) Java EE
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
1 1 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.94%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) BYOD
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (26.47%) Linux
6 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.94%) CentOS
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
4 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Data Security
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.94%) Release Management
7 1 (2.94%) Server Patching
7 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) Perl
2 4 (11.76%) Ruby
3 3 (8.82%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 8 (23.53%) vSphere
5 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.88%) XenApp
6 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.94%) Postfix
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) SCCM
2 8 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 8 (23.53%) SCOM
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Puppet
4 2 (5.88%) Ansible
4 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) NetApp
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) Dell
4 3 (8.82%) Veritas
5 2 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) Sophos
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec
6 1 (2.94%) Veeam