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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.87% 2.24% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 19.32% 17.71% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Median daily rate £400 £313 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +27.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.43% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £39.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +87.50%
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
88 96 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.86% 12.66% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 53 15
Median daily rate £363 £306 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.36% +48.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £150 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.13% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.25 £14.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +34.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £15.50 £8.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £40.00 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +8 7 £413 -9.58% 3
Banbury +3 4 £363 +20.83% 1
Abingdon - 2 £400 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (75.86%) Windows
3 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
4 18 (62.07%) Windows Server
5 17 (58.62%) Linux
6 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
7 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
8 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (31.03%) WordPress
9 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (31.03%) Intranet
9 9 (31.03%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) Oracle
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (24.14%) Citrix
12 5 (17.24%) Firewall
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (17.24%) DHCP
12 5 (17.24%) DNS
12 5 (17.24%) Python
12 5 (17.24%) MCSE
13 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (13.79%) Ansible
13 4 (13.79%) Puppet
13 4 (13.79%) vSphere
13 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
13 4 (13.79%) Network Design

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 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (31.03%) WordPress
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Intranet
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) OLTP
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Systems Support Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Administrator
2 9 (31.03%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Support
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 5 (17.24%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 5 (17.24%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 5 (17.24%) VMWare Administrator
5 5 (17.24%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Semantic Web
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.90%) W3C
4 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server
3 17 (58.62%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.90%) CentOS
7 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.90%) Unix
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Network Design
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) Workflow
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.90%) Storage Virtualisation
4 2 (6.90%) Use Case
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) MODAF
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) System Testing
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.45%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Python
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) PHP
3 3 (10.34%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) MCSE
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) CCDA
3 1 (3.45%) CCDP
3 1 (3.45%) CCIE
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.79%) vSphere
3 3 (10.34%) XenApp
3 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.34%) XenServer
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) Firmware
5 1 (3.45%) Postfix
5 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Ansible
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
3 2 (6.90%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) Dell
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL