Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 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.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 41 48
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -3
Contract jobs citing VMware 12 46 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.30% 6.48% 3.80%
As % of the Vendors category 6.22% 14.65% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 38 15
Oxford median daily rate £450 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £359 £165 £213
90th Percentile £554 £441 £395
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +28.91% +6.67% +26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 193 314 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 36.97% 44.23% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 267 184
Oxford median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £209 £300 £250
90th Percentile £568 £575 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £438 £413
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 10
Oxford median hourly rate £19.25 £27.00 £17.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.70% +54.84% -51.90%
10th Percentile £15.56 £13.24 £9.88
90th Percentile £25.00 £43.38 £21.84
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% -2.94%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VMware 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.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) IaaS
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
6 1 (8.33%) VMware NSX
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Leadership

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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Server Support
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) VMware NSX
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat