Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 61 62
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 8 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.60% 4.03% 1.61%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 20.29% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 8
Oxford median daily rate £475 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +17.65% +27.50%
10th Percentile £381 £140 £236
90th Percentile £561 £426 £429
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% +15.38% +41.30%
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 80 138 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 16.00% 19.88% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 115 67
Oxford median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £282 £153 £194
90th Percentile £598 £538 £481
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £388 £383
% change year-on-year +16.13% +1.31% +22.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Oxford median hourly rate £17.25 £14.00 £14.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.21% -3.03% -6.85%
10th Percentile £15.90 £13.20 £11.58
90th Percentile £18.75 £14.50 £19.75
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.63 £16.50
% change year-on-year +28.44% -17.42% -2.94%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) IaaS
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
6 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (12.50%) Office 365
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server

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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VMware NSX
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft