Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 60 59
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 17 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.58% 1.28% 2.21%
As % of the System Software category 15.32% 10.39% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 10
Oxford median daily rate £425 £250 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% +7.53% -29.81%
10th Percentile £123 £177 £200
90th Percentile £484 £523 £478
Oxfordshire median daily rate £427 £400 £341
% change year-on-year +6.81% +17.22% +48.37%
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 111 77 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 16.87% 12.32% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 53 85
Oxford median daily rate £385 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +6.06%
10th Percentile £164 £181 £160
90th Percentile £498 £538 £438
Oxfordshire median daily rate £390 £405 £335
% change year-on-year -3.70% +20.90% +6.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 6
Oxford median hourly rate £17.50 £14.85 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.85% +6.07% -10.71%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £12.38
90th Percentile £20.25 £104.00 £20.63
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.68 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.64% +11.96% -30.00%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 14 (82.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) VoIP
6 7 (41.18%) Office 365
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 5 (29.41%) Atlassian
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) K2 blackpearl
8 5 (29.41%) Synology
8 5 (29.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (23.53%) Data Security
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) IIS
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (17.65%) Network Security
10 3 (17.65%) Apache
10 3 (17.65%) Migration
11 2 (11.76%) vCenter Server
11 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
11 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
11 2 (11.76%) 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 (29.41%) K2 blackpearl
2 4 (23.53%) IIS
3 3 (17.65%) Apache
4 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) VoIP
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) IT Technician
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Support
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Technician
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Mac Technician
5 3 (17.65%) Server Support Technician
5 3 (17.65%) Server Technician
5 3 (17.65%) VMWare Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Data Security
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) C
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.88%) VMware NSX
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Perfmon
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Atlassian
3 5 (29.41%) Synology
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) Meraki
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas