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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 25 23 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing VMware 41 44 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.96% 5.93% 1.81%
As % of the Vendors category 16.40% 14.47% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 2
Median daily rate £320 £263 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.90% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £154 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £372 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 0
Median hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +23.07%
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
250 304 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.44% 40.97% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 190 92
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £230 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 20
Median hourly rate £14.00 £30.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +103.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.35 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +6 20 £305 +15.09% 2
Banbury +2 3 £363 +21.08%
Kidlington +1 1 £425 +150.00%
Wallingford - 1 £250 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
3 30 (50.85%) Windows Server
4 24 (40.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
6 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
6 21 (35.59%) SharePoint
7 19 (32.20%) Linux
8 17 (28.81%) DNS
8 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (25.42%) NetApp
9 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (23.73%) Hyper-V
10 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (22.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (20.34%) Citrix
12 12 (20.34%) SQL
12 12 (20.34%) ITIL
13 11 (18.64%) DHCP
13 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
14 9 (15.25%) WordPress
14 9 (15.25%) VMware ESX
14 9 (15.25%) Intranet
14 9 (15.25%) Cisco
14 9 (15.25%) Oracle
15 8 (13.56%) MCSE
15 8 (13.56%) Change Management
15 8 (13.56%) Firewall

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 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
1 21 (35.59%) SharePoint
2 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.25%) WordPress
4 7 (11.86%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (8.47%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.39%) Apache
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.69%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (1.69%) Heroku
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) DNS
2 11 (18.64%) DHCP
3 9 (15.25%) Intranet
4 8 (13.56%) Firewall
5 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.39%) LAN
6 2 (3.39%) VLAN
6 2 (3.39%) VPN
6 2 (3.39%) WAN
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.69%) Internet
7 1 (1.69%) SAN
7 1 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) OLTP
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Support Engineer
3 13 (22.03%) Systems Support Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (18.64%) Administrator
5 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (16.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (15.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) Support Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (15.25%) Systems Support
8 8 (13.56%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (13.56%) Systems Support Analyst
9 7 (11.86%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (10.17%) VMWare Administrator
10 6 (10.17%) Windows Administrator
10 6 (10.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) Akka
2 1 (1.69%) Kafka
2 1 (1.69%) Play Framework
2 1 (1.69%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.39%) Semantic Web
3 2 (3.39%) W3C
4 1 (1.69%) CESG
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 30 (50.85%) Windows Server
3 24 (40.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (32.20%) Linux
5 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
6 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.39%) Unix
9 1 (1.69%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (20.34%) ITIL
3 8 (13.56%) Change Management
4 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
4 7 (11.86%) Problem Management
4 7 (11.86%) Project Management
5 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.78%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.08%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Network Design
6 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.39%) CRM
7 2 (3.39%) DevOps
7 2 (3.39%) Information Security
7 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.39%) Use Case
8 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.08%) Python
4 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.39%) Java
5 1 (1.69%) Perl
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.56%) MCSE
3 4 (6.78%) CCNA
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.78%) MCITP
3 4 (6.78%) MCTS
4 3 (5.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) MCP
5 2 (3.39%) MCSA
5 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.69%) CCDA
6 1 (1.69%) CCDP
6 1 (1.69%) CCIE
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) CISM
6 1 (1.69%) CISSP
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) ISO27002
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
2 22 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (23.73%) Hyper-V
4 9 (15.25%) VMware ESX
5 8 (13.56%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (11.86%) vSphere
7 1 (1.69%) Docker
7 1 (1.69%) Firmware
7 1 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.69%) Postfix
7 1 (1.69%) vCloud
7 1 (1.69%) Xen
7 1 (1.69%) XenApp
7 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.78%) SCOM
4 3 (5.08%) Nagios
4 3 (5.08%) SCCM
5 2 (3.39%) Ansible
5 2 (3.39%) Check_MK
5 2 (3.39%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.69%) Hyperic
6 1 (1.69%) Mesos
6 1 (1.69%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.42%) NetApp
3 12 (20.34%) Citrix
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco
4 9 (15.25%) Oracle
5 5 (8.47%) Dell
5 5 (8.47%) HP
6 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.39%) EMC
8 2 (3.39%) Juniper
9 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.69%) Avaya
9 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL