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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 42 6
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Contract jobs citing VMware 43 9 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.03% 1.84% 12.03%
As % of the Vendors category 14.93% 5.08% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 32
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £17.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £16.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
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
288 177 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.39% 36.20% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 72 108
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 28 32
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.56 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.70 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -3 14 £275 -15.38% 6
Witney - 4 £320 - 2
Banbury - 4 £300 -
Abingdon - 2 £375 - 1
Bicester - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - - 1
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 49 (90.74%) Windows
2 27 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 24 (44.44%) ITIL
5 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (40.74%) SQL
7 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 21 (38.89%) Cisco
7 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (35.19%) IIS
10 16 (29.63%) PowerShell
11 14 (25.93%) SAN
12 13 (24.07%) Linux
13 12 (22.22%) WAN
13 12 (22.22%) HP
13 12 (22.22%) vSphere
14 11 (20.37%) ADSL
14 11 (20.37%) DNS
14 11 (20.37%) Load Balancing
15 10 (18.52%) Firewall
15 10 (18.52%) Network Security
16 9 (16.67%) Citrix
17 8 (14.81%) Dell
17 8 (14.81%) UNIX
17 8 (14.81%) Wireless
18 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
18 7 (12.96%) Hyper-V
18 7 (12.96%) Juniper
18 7 (12.96%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 19 (35.19%) IIS
2 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.56%) WordPress
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) SAN
2 12 (22.22%) WAN
3 11 (20.37%) ADSL
3 11 (20.37%) DNS
4 10 (18.52%) Firewall
4 10 (18.52%) Network Security
5 8 (14.81%) Wireless
6 7 (12.96%) VoIP
7 4 (7.41%) LAN
7 4 (7.41%) DHCP
7 4 (7.41%) VPN
7 4 (7.41%) MPLS
8 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.70%) Internet
10 1 (1.85%) NAS
10 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Analyst
1 17 (31.48%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (29.63%) Support Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 11 (20.37%) Systems Support
4 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (20.37%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) Systems Support Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Applications Support
6 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 7 (12.96%) Development Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Build Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Web Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (9.26%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Replication
2 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.56%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) CCTV
4 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 49 (90.74%) Windows
2 27 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (24.07%) Linux
5 8 (14.81%) UNIX
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.56%) CentOS
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.85%) AIX
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Load Balancing
3 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.26%) Change Management
4 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.85%) Migration
8 1 (1.85%) BCP
8 1 (1.85%) Benchmarking
8 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.85%) Network Design
8 1 (1.85%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 16 (29.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) CCNP
2 3 (5.56%) CCNA
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) HND
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (22.22%) vSphere
4 7 (12.96%) Hyper-V
5 6 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.70%) XenApp
8 1 (1.85%) XenServer
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Nagios
1 6 (11.11%) Icinga
2 5 (9.26%) SCCM
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (5.56%) SCOM
5 1 (1.85%) Cacti
5 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.89%) Cisco
3 12 (22.22%) HP
4 9 (16.67%) Citrix
5 8 (14.81%) Dell
6 7 (12.96%) Juniper
6 7 (12.96%) NetApp
7 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.41%) Fortinet
8 4 (7.41%) F5
9 3 (5.56%) Dell KACE
9 3 (5.56%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (5.56%) Kaspersky
9 3 (5.56%) Altiris
10 2 (3.70%) Lotus
10 2 (3.70%) EMC
11 1 (1.85%) CommVault
11 1 (1.85%) Oracle
11 1 (1.85%) SAP
11 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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