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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 27 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 19 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.23% 3.52% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 14.73% 9.92% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 4
Median daily rate £323 £325 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £263 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +17.33%
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
129 121 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 42.30% 35.48% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 90 39
Median daily rate £363 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.20% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £265 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 16
Median hourly rate £8.80 £17.50 £14.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.71% +23.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (43.75%) DNS
5 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
7 12 (37.50%) Linux
7 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
8 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (34.38%) NetApp
8 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
10 8 (25.00%) DHCP
10 8 (25.00%) Citrix
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (21.88%) NetBackup
11 7 (21.88%) SQL
12 6 (18.75%) ITIL
12 6 (18.75%) MCSE
12 6 (18.75%) Change Management
12 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
12 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
12 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
13 5 (15.63%) Office 365
13 5 (15.63%) PowerShell

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 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
4 5 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (15.63%) WordPress
5 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.13%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (3.13%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (3.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (15.63%) Intranet
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) OLTP
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) CircleCI
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Administrator
2 11 (34.38%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Systems Support
4 8 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) VMWare Administrator
7 5 (15.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 5 (15.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Akka
1 1 (3.13%) Kafka
1 1 (3.13%) Play Framework
1 1 (3.13%) spray
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.25%) Semantic Web
3 2 (6.25%) W3C
4 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Windows Server
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (37.50%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
6 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
9 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.13%) CoreOS
10 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (18.75%) Change Management
2 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) MODAF
6 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
6 1 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.75%) MCSE
3 4 (12.50%) MCITP
3 4 (12.50%) MCTS
4 3 (9.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.13%) CCDA
5 1 (3.13%) CCDP
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Docker
6 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.13%) Xen
6 1 (3.13%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) NetBackup
2 4 (12.50%) Puppet
3 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.25%) Ansible
5 1 (3.13%) Hyperic
5 1 (3.13%) Mesos
5 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) NetApp
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle
5 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) EMC
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya