Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 71 62
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 24 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.28% 1.98% 2.22%
As % of the System Software category 18.32% 10.45% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 11
Oxford median daily rate £375 £319 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £175
90th Percentile £500 £426 £375
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £230
% change year-on-year +7.14% +52.17% -20.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxford median hourly rate - £17.00 -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £17.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year - -44.72% +46.43%

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 131 134 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 17.90% 18.93% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 85 84
Oxford median daily rate £400 £375 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +26.58% -5.95%
10th Percentile £171 £181 £130
90th Percentile £536 £481 £511
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Oxford median hourly rate £15.00 £14.44 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -6.85% +13.43%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.58 £11.25
90th Percentile £118.00 £16.84 £20.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £16.50 £15.93
% change year-on-year -39.39% +3.58% -6.29%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Oxford region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
4 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 10 (41.67%) Office 365
5 10 (41.67%) SCCM
6 8 (33.33%) SCOM
6 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (29.17%) DNS
7 7 (29.17%) DHCP
7 7 (29.17%) Replication
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (29.17%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (25.00%) Kerberos
8 6 (25.00%) LDAP
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Clustering
9 5 (20.83%) Migration
9 5 (20.83%) Change Management
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) VPN
9 5 (20.83%) PaaS
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (20.83%) IaaS
9 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.83%) PowerShell

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 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Office 365
2 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (20.83%) IaaS
4 5 (20.83%) PaaS
5 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DHCP
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
1 7 (29.17%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 6 (25.00%) LDAP
3 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.50%) OLAP
1 3 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) SCCM Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) Angular 2
2 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) REST
2 3 (12.50%) SOAP
2 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Replication
2 6 (25.00%) Clustering
3 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
6 1 (4.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) OpenBSD
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.83%) Change Management
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) SCCM
2 8 (33.33%) SCOM
3 4 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) McAfee
4 3 (12.50%) Twitter
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat