The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.19%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £274 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.54% -15.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.17
Microsoft Virtual Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
95 132 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.42% 18.31% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 83 22
Median daily rate £400 £269 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.83% +3.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.41 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.35 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £27.45 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Oxfordshire region.

Microsoft Virtual Server Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire