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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 63 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 35 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.21% 5.10% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 12.40% 30.43% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 3
Median daily rate £288 £230 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £180 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £26.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-15.88% -
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
121 115 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.79% 16.76% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 78 20
Median daily rate £400 £250 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £22.50 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -16 8 £275 -8.33% 2
Banbury +5 1 £300 +66.66% 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (62.50%) Windows
3 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
5 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) Linux
8 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
9 9 (28.13%) Python
9 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
9 9 (28.13%) Citrix
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (21.88%) DNS
11 7 (21.88%) Perl
11 7 (21.88%) SCCM
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (18.75%) vSphere
12 6 (18.75%) MCSE
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (18.75%) NetApp
12 6 (18.75%) Migration
13 5 (15.63%) Finance
13 5 (15.63%) Ruby
13 5 (15.63%) Internet
13 5 (15.63%) PHP
13 5 (15.63%) DHCP
13 5 (15.63%) Puppet
13 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (15.63%) Windows 7

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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.25%) nginx
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) DHCP
2 5 (15.63%) Internet
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.13%) Intranet
5 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (3.13%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) OLTP
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.25%) SSDT
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) MSBuild
1 2 (6.25%) NuGet
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.25%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Administrator
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Server Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) LAMP
1 2 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.13%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 4 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.38%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.25%) Semantic Web
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.25%) W3C
4 1 (3.13%) BYOD
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (31.25%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 3 (9.38%) Unix
10 2 (6.25%) CentOS
10 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
11 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
11 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
11 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Migration
2 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Network Design
3 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.38%) Storage Virtualisation
3 3 (9.38%) Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) Use Case
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) MODAF
5 1 (3.13%) Release Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) Perl
3 5 (15.63%) PHP
3 5 (15.63%) Ruby
4 4 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) MCSE
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCDA
2 1 (3.13%) CCDP
2 1 (3.13%) CCIE
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) CCNP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.75%) vSphere
4 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 3 (9.38%) XenServer
6 2 (6.25%) Postfix
7 1 (3.13%) Firmware
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.13%) vCloud
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 5 (15.63%) Ansible
2 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (15.63%) Puppet
3 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.13%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) NetApp
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Perforce
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.25%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) EMC
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds