Period
to 17 October 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

VMware
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 36 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing VMware 43 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 6.12% 6.47% 4.71%
As % of the Vendors category 15.09% 16.98% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 22
Oxford median daily rate £363 £320 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.28% +4.49% +11.36%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £228
90th Percentile £500 £443 £464
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £325 £275
% change year-on-year +15.38% +18.18% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Oxford median hourly rate - £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% -11.11%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £17.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year - -42.86% +32.22%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Oxford.

All Vendors
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 285 265 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 40.54% 38.13% 40.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 190 212
Oxford median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £212 £257
90th Percentile £575 £488 £535
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +7.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 15
Oxford median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.38% -20.45% +17.86%
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.80 £8.35
90th Percentile £40.75 £20.00 £50.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.77
% change year-on-year +1.54% +3.04% +10.55%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Oxford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Oxford

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Oxford over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Oxford

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
3 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
4 25 (58.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (53.49%) Hyper-V
6 19 (44.19%) DNS
6 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
7 18 (41.86%) DHCP
8 16 (37.21%) Change Management
8 16 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (32.56%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (30.23%) Office 365
10 13 (30.23%) SCCM
10 13 (30.23%) Problem Management
10 13 (30.23%) ITIL
11 11 (25.58%) NetApp
11 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (25.58%) NetBackup
11 11 (25.58%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (23.26%) Incident Management
12 10 (23.26%) SCOM
12 10 (23.26%) Linux
13 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
13 9 (20.93%) DevOps
14 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (18.60%) LDAP
14 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
14 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification

VMware
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 (6.98%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Office 365
2 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.98%) IaaS
4 3 (6.98%) PaaS
5 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) DNS
2 18 (41.86%) DHCP
3 8 (18.60%) LDAP
4 7 (16.28%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (16.28%) SAN
5 6 (13.95%) Kerberos
6 3 (6.98%) Firewall
6 3 (6.98%) LAN
6 3 (6.98%) VPN
6 3 (6.98%) WAN
7 2 (4.65%) Internet
7 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.65%) VoIP
8 1 (2.33%) ADSL
8 1 (2.33%) Network Security
8 1 (2.33%) PBX
8 1 (2.33%) Skype
8 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.98%) OLAP
1 3 (6.98%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Administrator
2 7 (16.28%) SCCM Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) PowerShell Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) Angular 2
2 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.98%) CSS
2 3 (6.98%) REST
2 3 (6.98%) SOAP
2 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) LAMP
3 2 (4.65%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Replication
2 6 (13.95%) Clustering
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.65%) User Experience
5 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
4 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (23.26%) Linux
6 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.63%) CentOS
7 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.33%) Debian
10 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.33%) OpenBSD
10 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Change Management
1 16 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) Problem Management
3 10 (23.26%) Incident Management
4 9 (20.93%) DevOps
5 7 (16.28%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.63%) Patch Management
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.98%) BDD
8 3 (6.98%) Change Control
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) Demand Management
9 2 (4.65%) Server Building
9 2 (4.65%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.63%) Ruby
3 3 (6.98%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
2 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (65.12%) Active Directory
2 25 (58.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (53.49%) Hyper-V
4 14 (32.56%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (25.58%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.65%) vSphere
7 1 (2.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) SCCM
2 11 (25.58%) NetBackup
3 10 (23.26%) SCOM
4 7 (16.28%) Puppet
5 6 (13.95%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (11.63%) Nagios
6 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (6.98%) Hyperic
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.58%) NetApp
3 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
4 7 (16.28%) McAfee
5 5 (11.63%) 3PAR
5 5 (11.63%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) Symantec
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco
7 3 (6.98%) Twitter
8 2 (4.65%) Citrix
9 1 (2.33%) Lotus
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle
9 1 (2.33%) Sophos
9 1 (2.33%) Veeam