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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 50 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.29% 0.62% 2.20%
As % of the System Software category 17.71% 7.14% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £200 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -48.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £200 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £200 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 2
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £18.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.34%
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
96 42 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.96% 8.66% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 11 53
Average daily rate £300 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £111 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £341 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.04 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.68% -13.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £8.00 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.40 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -9 4 £600 +200.00% 4
Banbury - 1 £300 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Windows
3 20 (80.00%) Cisco
4 18 (72.00%) SAN
5 17 (68.00%) Linux
6 14 (56.00%) DNS
6 14 (56.00%) Network Security
7 13 (52.00%) UNIX
8 12 (48.00%) WAN
9 11 (44.00%) ADSL
9 11 (44.00%) Juniper
9 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
9 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
11 7 (28.00%) HP
12 6 (24.00%) Citrix
12 6 (24.00%) Firewall
13 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (20.00%) NetApp
13 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 5 (20.00%) vSphere
14 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
14 4 (16.00%) ITIL
14 4 (16.00%) Dell
15 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (12.00%) Wireless
15 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
15 3 (12.00%) EMC

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) WordPress
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) SAN
2 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 14 (56.00%) Network Security
3 12 (48.00%) WAN
4 11 (44.00%) ADSL
5 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 3 (12.00%) Wireless
6 3 (12.00%) VoIP
6 3 (12.00%) DHCP
6 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Development Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) CCTV
2 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 13 (52.00%) UNIX
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) CentOS
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) BCP
5 1 (4.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) HND
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) vSphere
3 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) Cacti
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) Icinga
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) Juniper
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) HP
6 6 (24.00%) Citrix
7 5 (20.00%) NetApp
8 4 (16.00%) Dell
9 3 (12.00%) EMC
9 3 (12.00%) Altiris
9 3 (12.00%) Kaspersky
9 3 (12.00%) Dell KACE
9 3 (12.00%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (4.00%) CommVault
10 1 (4.00%) Oracle
10 1 (4.00%) Lotus
10 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
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