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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 47 36 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Contract jobs citing VMware 23 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.66% 5.00% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 9.16% 12.45% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 2
Median daily rate £275 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £243 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £16.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -
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
251 233 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 39.97% 40.17% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 153 224
Median daily rate £400 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £144 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 21
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £67.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 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 -3 18 £263 -4.54% 3
Bicester - 1 £363 -
Kidlington - 1 £463 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 33 (64.71%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
3 27 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
6 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (37.25%) NetApp
7 18 (35.29%) DNS
8 16 (31.37%) Linux
9 15 (29.41%) Hyper-V
10 13 (25.49%) Migration
10 13 (25.49%) SCCM
11 12 (23.53%) vSphere
11 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
11 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (21.57%) Citrix
12 11 (21.57%) DHCP
12 11 (21.57%) ITIL
13 9 (17.65%) NetBackup
13 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 9 (17.65%) Perl
13 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (17.65%) SCOM
14 8 (15.69%) Puppet
14 8 (15.69%) SQL
14 8 (15.69%) Python
15 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
15 7 (13.73%) MCSE

VMware
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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) nginx
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) Office 365
3 3 (5.88%) IaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) DNS
2 11 (21.57%) DHCP
3 6 (11.76%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) Internet
3 6 (11.76%) SAN
4 4 (7.84%) LAN
4 4 (7.84%) WAN
5 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.92%) Network Security
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
6 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.96%) IPv4
6 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.96%) LDAP
6 1 (1.96%) NAS
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
6 1 (1.96%) VoIP
6 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.92%) SSDT
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.92%) MSBuild
1 2 (3.92%) NuGet
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (3.92%) Subversion
1 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.92%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (9.80%) Back Office
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Administrator
2 10 (19.61%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (13.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
1 2 (3.92%) LAMP
1 2 (3.92%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) Java EE
2 1 (1.96%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) BYOD
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (64.71%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (45.10%) Windows Server
4 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (31.37%) Linux
6 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
8 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
10 3 (5.88%) CentOS
10 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
11 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.96%) Unix
12 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Migration
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
3 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
3 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
4 4 (7.84%) Patch Management
5 3 (5.88%) Change Management
5 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.88%) Workflow
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.92%) Network Design
6 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) Scrum
6 2 (3.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) Perl
2 8 (15.69%) Python
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
3 7 (13.73%) Ruby
4 5 (9.80%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) PHP
5 2 (3.92%) C#
5 2 (3.92%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) C++/CLI
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.73%) MCSE
3 3 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) RHCE
5 1 (1.96%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 27 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 12 (23.53%) vSphere
5 5 (9.80%) XenApp
6 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (5.88%) XenServer
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.92%) Postfix
8 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) SCCM
2 9 (17.65%) NetBackup
2 9 (17.65%) SCOM
3 8 (15.69%) Puppet
4 5 (9.80%) Ansible
4 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) NetApp
3 11 (21.57%) Citrix
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.84%) Dell
6 3 (5.88%) Cisco
6 3 (5.88%) Symantec
6 3 (5.88%) Veritas
7 2 (3.92%) F5
7 2 (3.92%) HP
7 2 (3.92%) IBM
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) Perforce
7 2 (3.92%) Sophos
8 1 (1.96%) AppSense
8 1 (1.96%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) Veeam