The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 4 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 39 7
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Contract jobs citing VMware 51 10 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.61% 1.95% 12.90%
As % of the Vendors category 14.96% 5.81% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 41
Average daily rate
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£270 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £360 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 1 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.00 £18.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
VMware
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
341 172 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.23% 33.59% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 83 122
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £173 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 22 27
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.49% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.91 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.95 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Oxfordshire region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Oxfordshire region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

VMware
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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 +2 19 £283 -13.07% 5
Banbury - 4 £300 -
Abingdon -1 3 £210 -
Kidlington - 1 £150 -
Witney - 1 £320 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing VMware 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.

1 60 (88.24%) Windows
2 29 (42.65%) Cisco
2 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 25 (36.76%) ITIL
4 25 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (36.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (35.29%) SQL
6 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
7 20 (29.41%) IIS
7 20 (29.41%) Linux
8 19 (27.94%) SAN
9 17 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (23.53%) PowerShell
10 16 (23.53%) WAN
11 15 (22.06%) ADSL
11 15 (22.06%) DNS
11 15 (22.06%) Load Balancing
12 14 (20.59%) Network Security
12 14 (20.59%) vSphere
13 13 (19.12%) HP
14 12 (17.65%) UNIX
14 12 (17.65%) Juniper
15 10 (14.71%) Firewall
15 10 (14.71%) Citrix
15 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
16 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
17 8 (11.76%) Wireless
17 8 (11.76%) Change Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (29.41%) IIS
2 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.41%) WordPress
4 2 (2.94%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.94%) SAN
2 16 (23.53%) WAN
3 15 (22.06%) ADSL
3 15 (22.06%) DNS
4 14 (20.59%) Network Security
5 10 (14.71%) Firewall
6 8 (11.76%) Wireless
7 7 (10.29%) VoIP
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (5.88%) MPLS
8 4 (5.88%) DHCP
8 4 (5.88%) VPN
8 4 (5.88%) LAN
9 3 (4.41%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.94%) NAS
10 2 (2.94%) Internet
11 1 (1.47%) SSL
11 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) 3rd Line Support
2 18 (26.47%) Analyst
3 17 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 13 (19.12%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 13 (19.12%) Support Engineer
5 12 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) Systems Support
6 11 (16.18%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (16.18%) Systems Support Analyst
7 9 (13.24%) Network Engineer
7 9 (13.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 9 (13.24%) Development Engineer
8 8 (11.76%) Applications Support
8 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (8.82%) Server Engineer
10 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Engineer
11 5 (7.35%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Replication
2 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.41%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) CCTV
5 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 60 (88.24%) Windows
2 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (36.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (29.41%) Linux
5 12 (17.65%) UNIX
6 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.41%) CentOS
9 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Load Balancing
3 8 (11.76%) Change Management
4 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.41%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.41%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.94%) Migration
7 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.47%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.47%) Load Testing
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.47%) Requirements Management
8 1 (1.47%) Network Design
8 1 (1.47%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.47%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.47%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 16 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) CCNP
3 3 (4.41%) CCNA
4 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (1.47%) HND
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
3 14 (20.59%) vSphere
4 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.82%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.94%) XenApp
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) SCCM
2 7 (10.29%) Nagios
2 7 (10.29%) Icinga
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (1.47%) WSUS
4 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.47%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Cisco
2 28 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.12%) HP
4 12 (17.65%) Juniper
5 10 (14.71%) Citrix
6 8 (11.76%) NetApp
6 8 (11.76%) Dell
7 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.35%) F5
8 4 (5.88%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.41%) Altiris
9 3 (4.41%) EMC
9 3 (4.41%) Dell KACE
9 3 (4.41%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (4.41%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.94%) Lotus
10 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.94%) Oracle
11 1 (1.47%) AppSense
11 1 (1.47%) SAP
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