Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Microsoft Virtual Server
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +92
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.17% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 - -
South East median daily rate £400 £225 £245
% change year-on-year +77.78% -8.16% -34.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £17.48 - -

Microsoft Virtual Server 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 232 176 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 19.61% 14.08% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 103 156
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +20.48% -1.19%
10th Percentile £170 £190 £155
90th Percentile £538 £480 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 16
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.39% +6.45% -13.89%
South East median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +11.07% -11.76% +8.11%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 2 £400 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

Microsoft Virtual Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware