The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Oxfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 45 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 5 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.03% 1.02% 2.26%
As % of the System Software category 9.80% 8.06% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
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£314 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +16.21%
System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 62 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.54% 12.60% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 47 14
Average daily rate £270 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £187 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £402 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 12
Average hourly rate £13.67 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.39% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £13.35 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £25.70 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 2 £314 - 3
Abingdon - 1 - - 2
Wantage - - - -
Witney - - - -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) MCSA
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Apple
6 2 (22.22%) Symantec
6 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) SUSE
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CCENT
3 1 (11.11%) ACSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Meru Networks
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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