The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 52 47 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.30% 0.43% 4.39%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 4.65% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 - £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.88%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

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
112 43 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.07% 9.15% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 9 42
Average daily rate £348 £295 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.79% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £109 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £383 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.09 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £16.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +3.17%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 March 2015. 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 - 3 - - 6
Witney - 3 £320 - 2
Abingdon - 1 £375 -
Banbury - 1 £300 -
Bicester - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) Cisco
4 13 (65.00%) SAN
5 12 (60.00%) Linux
6 10 (50.00%) DNS
6 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (50.00%) Network Security
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) WAN
7 8 (40.00%) UNIX
8 7 (35.00%) ADSL
8 7 (35.00%) Juniper
8 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (25.00%) Citrix
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) HP
10 4 (20.00%) Dell
10 4 (20.00%) NetApp
10 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (20.00%) vSphere
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
11 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
11 3 (15.00%) CentOS
11 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
11 3 (15.00%) WordPress

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) WordPress
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) SAN
2 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 10 (50.00%) Network Security
3 8 (40.00%) WAN
4 7 (35.00%) ADSL
5 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) DHCP
6 3 (15.00%) VoIP
7 1 (5.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Development Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Support
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Supervisor
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Supervisor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) BCP
5 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) HND
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) vSphere
2 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cacti
1 1 (5.00%) Icinga
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Juniper
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) Dell
6 4 (20.00%) NetApp
7 3 (15.00%) Kaspersky
7 3 (15.00%) Dell KACE
7 3 (15.00%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (15.00%) Altiris
8 2 (10.00%) EMC
8 2 (10.00%) Lotus
9 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (5.00%) CommVault
9 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £40 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago