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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 60 50 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.29% 2.45% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 10.53% 14.74% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 1
Median daily rate £319 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +8.00%
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
76 95 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.28% 16.61% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 76 37
Median daily rate £350 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £169 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 16
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.70% +127.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 7 £313 +13.63% 3
Bicester - 1 £363 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
4 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
5 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 8 (30.77%) NetApp
6 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 8 (30.77%) vSphere
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (26.92%) ITIL
7 7 (26.92%) Perl
7 7 (26.92%) Python
8 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 6 (23.08%) Citrix
8 6 (23.08%) DNS
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (23.08%) Internet
8 6 (23.08%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) Ruby
9 5 (19.23%) SCCM
9 5 (19.23%) PHP
9 5 (19.23%) Puppet
9 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (19.23%) Ansible
9 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
10 4 (15.38%) MySQL
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) IaaS
2 3 (11.54%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) SAN
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.85%) IPv4
5 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.69%) SSDT
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
1 2 (7.69%) NuGet
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.69%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (11.54%) Back Office
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Scripter
4 2 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
1 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
2 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.85%) BYOD
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
4 10 (38.46%) Linux
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.69%) CentOS
8 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.85%) Unix
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.69%) Network Design
5 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Storage Virtualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Coaching
6 1 (3.85%) Email Filtering
6 1 (3.85%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.85%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Perl
1 7 (26.92%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
2 5 (19.23%) Ruby
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 8 (30.77%) vSphere
3 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (11.54%) XenApp
3 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.69%) Postfix
4 2 (7.69%) XenServer
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Ansible
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) NetApp
4 6 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Perforce
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat