Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 56 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 16 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.44% 0.69% 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 17.02% 7.69% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 7
Oxford median daily rate £394 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.50% +25.00% -62.79%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £300 £200
% change year-on-year +41.67% +50.00% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 94 52 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 14.31% 8.97% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 35 80
Oxford median daily rate £325 £375 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +18.58% -9.64%
10th Percentile £145 £155 £157
90th Percentile £508 £500 £500
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 9
Oxford median hourly rate £15.97 £18.07 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.65% +24.62% -9.38%
10th Percentile £13.46 £15.26 £13.10
90th Percentile £20.33 £21.00 £20.35
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.43 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -17.54% +20.69% -18.31%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) VoIP
4 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) IIS
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Apache
6 5 (31.25%) K2 blackpearl
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (31.25%) Atlassian
6 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 5 (31.25%) Synology
6 5 (31.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) Data Security
8 3 (18.75%) Firewall
8 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (18.75%) Office 365
8 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
9 2 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (12.50%) Wireless
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco

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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) VoIP
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) IT Support
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory Support
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory Technician
3 5 (31.25%) Audio Visual Technician
3 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support
3 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support Technician
3 5 (31.25%) Desktop Technician
3 5 (31.25%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (31.25%) IT Technician
3 5 (31.25%) Mac Technician
3 5 (31.25%) Server Support
3 5 (31.25%) Server Support Technician
3 5 (31.25%) Server Technician
3 5 (31.25%) Support Technician
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server Support
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (6.25%) Unix
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Data Security
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Atlassian
3 5 (31.25%) Synology
4 2 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas