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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 52 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing VMware 6 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.07% 1.96% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 5.75% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Median daily rate £250 £278 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% -31.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £208 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £300 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.98% +17.77%

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
222 174 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 39.57% 34.12% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 133 200
Median daily rate £400 £300 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 20
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.29 £67.50 £31.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +1 3 £250 +2.04% 1
Kidlington - 1 £463 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (37.14%) NetApp
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 12 (34.29%) Linux
8 11 (31.43%) SCCM
9 10 (28.57%) Migration
9 10 (28.57%) DNS
10 9 (25.71%) ITIL
10 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
12 7 (20.00%) vSphere
12 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (20.00%) NetBackup
13 6 (17.14%) SCOM
13 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (17.14%) Python
13 6 (17.14%) DHCP
13 6 (17.14%) SQL
13 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
13 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (17.14%) Puppet
14 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
14 5 (14.29%) Perl
14 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange

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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Office 365
3 3 (8.57%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) DHCP
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
3 4 (11.43%) SAN
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) Internet
5 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.71%) Network Security
5 2 (5.71%) VoIP
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) IPv4
6 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.86%) LDAP
6 1 (2.86%) NAS
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SSDT
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) MSBuild
2 2 (5.71%) NuGet
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Support Technician
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Technician
5 2 (5.71%) Server Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) LAMP
1 2 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) Java EE
2 1 (2.86%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.86%) BYOD
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (34.29%) Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.86%) CentOS
9 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) DevOps
6 1 (2.86%) Email Filtering
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.86%) Server Patching
6 1 (2.86%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Python
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Perl
2 5 (14.29%) Ruby
3 4 (11.43%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.71%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) C++/CLI
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.86%) CCNP
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.86%) MCSE
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.86%) RHCE
1 1 (2.86%) RHCSA
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
4 7 (20.00%) vSphere
5 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.71%) Postfix
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (5.71%) XenApp
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.86%) Xen
7 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) SCCM
2 7 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 6 (17.14%) Puppet
3 6 (17.14%) SCOM
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Ansible
5 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) NetApp
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.43%) Dell
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) Symantec
5 3 (8.57%) Veritas
6 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 2 (5.71%) Perforce
6 2 (5.71%) Sophos
7 1 (2.86%) Apple
7 1 (2.86%) AppSense
7 1 (2.86%) CommVault
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) F5
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Veeam