Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 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.

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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 46 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware 36 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.14% 3.24% 4.04%
As % of the Vendors category 12.24% 8.91% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 19
Oxford median daily rate £375 £294 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.66% +6.82% -8.33%
10th Percentile £140 £213 £200
90th Percentile £439 £418 £308
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £313 £275
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £10.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -39.71% -15.00%

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 294 247 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 42.00% 36.43% 41.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 175 192
Oxford median daily rate £450 £410 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +10.44% -20.80%
10th Percentile £300 £208 £159
90th Percentile £575 £538 £499
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -15.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 11
Oxford median hourly rate £14.00 £14.86 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.80% -21.78% +26.67%
10th Percentile £13.28 £10.68 £13.25
90th Percentile £31.53 £22.97 £76.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.97 £16.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.91% +8.33% -4.76%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018, 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 29 (80.56%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 26 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 22 (61.11%) Hyper-V
6 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
7 14 (38.89%) Office 365
8 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (30.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (30.56%) SCCM
10 10 (27.78%) SCOM
10 10 (27.78%) DHCP
10 10 (27.78%) DNS
11 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (22.22%) LDAP
12 8 (22.22%) Change Management
13 7 (19.44%) McAfee
13 7 (19.44%) VoIP
13 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
13 7 (19.44%) IIS
13 7 (19.44%) ITIL
13 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (19.44%) Replication
13 7 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (19.44%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (16.67%) Clustering
14 6 (16.67%) SQL
14 6 (16.67%) Kerberos

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 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Office 365
2 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (13.89%) IaaS
4 5 (13.89%) PaaS
5 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) DHCP
1 10 (27.78%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (19.44%) VoIP
3 6 (16.67%) Kerberos
4 5 (13.89%) Firewall
5 4 (11.11%) Network Security
5 4 (11.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.56%) Wireless
8 1 (2.78%) LAN
8 1 (2.78%) SAN
8 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.78%) VLAN
8 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) OLAP
3 3 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM Engineer
1 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) IT Support
3 4 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (11.11%) Active Directory Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Audio Visual Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
3 4 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Mac Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Server Support
3 4 (11.11%) Server Support Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Server Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) LDAP
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) Angular 2
3 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.33%) CSS
3 3 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) SOAP
3 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Replication
2 6 (16.67%) Clustering
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.56%) User Experience
5 2 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (80.56%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.89%) Linux
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (22.22%) Change Management
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
5 4 (11.11%) Migration
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) BDD
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Refactoring
7 2 (5.56%) Server Building
7 2 (5.56%) Server Patching
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 26 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (61.11%) Hyper-V
4 7 (19.44%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) SCCM
2 10 (27.78%) SCOM
3 6 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.78%) Puppet
5 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) McAfee
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 3 (8.33%) NetApp
4 3 (8.33%) Twitter
5 2 (5.56%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat