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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 30 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware 22 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.34% 6.93% 4.83%
As % of the Vendors category 10.28% 14.83% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 8
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£235 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +0.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £50.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +203.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.53% +18.75%
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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
214 236 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.21% 46.73% 55.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 145 149
Average daily rate £350 £340 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £171 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 25
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.35 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -16.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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
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 20 August 2014. 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 -7 10 £308 -14.58% 7
Abingdon -3 2 £235 -14.54% 2
Banbury - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
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South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (38.71%) SAN
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
5 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
6 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
6 8 (25.81%) DNS
7 7 (22.58%) LAN
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 7 (22.58%) WAN
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (19.35%) Linux
8 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
8 6 (19.35%) Backup Exec
9 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (16.13%) Firewall
9 5 (16.13%) CCNA
9 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
9 5 (16.13%) Citrix
10 4 (12.90%) HP
10 4 (12.90%) DHCP
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL
10 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
10 4 (12.90%) Symantec
10 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) SAN
2 8 (25.81%) DNS
3 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 5 (16.13%) Firewall
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) NAS
6 3 (9.68%) MPLS
7 2 (6.45%) VoIP
7 2 (6.45%) ADSL
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
7 2 (6.45%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
1 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Server Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Server Support
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
5 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) SUSE
8 1 (3.23%) AIX
8 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.23%) High Availability
3 1 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.23%) Project Management
3 1 (3.23%) Migration
3 1 (3.23%) ITSM
3 1 (3.23%) Service Management
3 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VB
2 2 (6.45%) Ruby
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCITP
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) CCENT
5 1 (3.23%) ACSA
5 1 (3.23%) MCTS
5 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCA
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Server
5 2 (6.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) vSphere
6 1 (3.23%) vCloud
6 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.23%) SCCM
4 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) HP
4 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.90%) Symantec
5 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) Apple
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.45%) F5
6 2 (6.45%) Infor
7 1 (3.23%) Meru Networks
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
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