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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 27 39 4
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -35
Contract jobs citing VMware 46 9 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.14% 1.87% 14.88%
As % of the Vendors category 15.03% 5.08% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 52
Average daily rate
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£263 £274 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £215 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £333 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 - £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £18.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.97%
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
306 177 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.85% 36.80% 51.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 89 138
Average daily rate £450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 22
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.09 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 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 27 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 27 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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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 +6 18 £265 -3.19% 8
Abingdon 0 3 £210 -
Banbury - 3 £300 -
Kidlington - 2 £170 - 1
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 62 (87.32%) Windows
2 29 (40.85%) Cisco
2 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (39.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (35.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (35.21%) SQL
4 25 (35.21%) ITIL
5 23 (32.39%) Linux
5 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
6 20 (28.17%) IIS
6 20 (28.17%) SAN
7 17 (23.94%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (22.54%) PowerShell
8 16 (22.54%) WAN
9 15 (21.13%) ADSL
9 15 (21.13%) DNS
9 15 (21.13%) Load Balancing
9 15 (21.13%) vSphere
10 14 (19.72%) Network Security
10 14 (19.72%) HP
11 13 (18.31%) UNIX
12 12 (16.90%) Juniper
13 11 (15.49%) Firewall
14 10 (14.08%) Citrix
14 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
14 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
15 9 (12.68%) NetApp
16 8 (11.27%) Wireless

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (28.17%) IIS
2 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.23%) WordPress
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (39.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (23.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.17%) SAN
2 16 (22.54%) WAN
3 15 (21.13%) ADSL
3 15 (21.13%) DNS
4 14 (19.72%) Network Security
5 11 (15.49%) Firewall
6 8 (11.27%) Wireless
7 7 (9.86%) VoIP
8 4 (5.63%) MPLS
8 4 (5.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (5.63%) LAN
8 4 (5.63%) DHCP
8 4 (5.63%) VPN
9 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.82%) NAS
10 2 (2.82%) Internet
11 1 (1.41%) SSL
11 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (23.94%) Support Analyst
4 13 (18.31%) Support Engineer
4 13 (18.31%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 12 (16.90%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (15.49%) Systems Support
6 11 (15.49%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) Systems Support Analyst
7 10 (14.08%) Network Engineer
8 9 (12.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (12.68%) Development Engineer
9 8 (11.27%) Applications Support
9 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (8.45%) Server Engineer
12 5 (7.04%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (7.04%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Replication
2 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.23%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) CCTV
5 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (87.32%) Windows
2 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (35.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (32.39%) Linux
5 13 (18.31%) UNIX
6 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.23%) CentOS
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) ITIL
2 15 (21.13%) Load Balancing
3 8 (11.27%) Change Management
4 7 (9.86%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.86%) Problem Management
5 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.23%) Network Design
7 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.23%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.82%) Migration
9 1 (1.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.41%) UML
9 1 (1.41%) BCP
9 1 (1.41%) Benchmarking
9 1 (1.41%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.41%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.41%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) SQL
2 16 (22.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.63%) CCNA
4 3 (4.23%) CCNP
4 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) MCSE
5 2 (2.82%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) CCVP
6 1 (1.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
3 15 (21.13%) vSphere
4 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.45%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.63%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.82%) XenApp
8 1 (1.41%) XenServer
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.41%) Samba
8 1 (1.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) SCCM
2 7 (9.86%) Nagios
2 7 (9.86%) Icinga
3 6 (8.45%) SCOM
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.41%) Cacti
5 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Cisco
1 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) HP
3 12 (16.90%) Juniper
4 10 (14.08%) Citrix
5 9 (12.68%) NetApp
6 8 (11.27%) Dell
7 5 (7.04%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.04%) F5
8 4 (5.63%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.23%) Kaspersky
9 3 (4.23%) EMC
9 3 (4.23%) Dell KACE
9 3 (4.23%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (4.23%) Altiris
10 2 (2.82%) Oracle
10 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.41%) Veritas
11 1 (1.41%) Lotus
11 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
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