Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 53 61
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 9 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.43% 3.52% 2.45%
As % of the System Software category 10.23% 21.19% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 12
Oxford median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £100 £250 £258
90th Percentile £491 £500 £471
Oxfordshire median daily rate £445 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +18.67% +3.45% +55.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxford median hourly rate - - £17.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £17.00

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 88 118 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 13.97% 16.60% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 89 100
Oxford median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +19.52%
10th Percentile £185 £182 £178
90th Percentile £568 £528 £481
Oxfordshire median daily rate £419 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +4.69% +10.34% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 5
Oxford median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +0.84% -4.03%
10th Percentile £16.10 £10.00 £11.85
90th Percentile £20.48 £118.00 £21.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £10.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year +72.41% -38.48% +3.13%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Oxford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Oxford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Oxford over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Oxford

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (66.67%) VoIP
4 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) IIS
7 2 (22.22%) Migration
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (22.22%) Apache
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
7 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
7 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (22.22%) vCenter Server
8 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
8 1 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
8 1 (11.11%) EMC VNX
8 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
8 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Skype
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Mac Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Server Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Audio Visual Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) EMC VNX
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) vCenter Server
2 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Perfmon
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
3 1 (11.11%) Brocade
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds