Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 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.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 61 80
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 -19
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 14 48 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.49% 4.03% 1.57%
As % of the System Software category 8.24% 19.67% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 40 13
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +15.38% +41.30%
10th Percentile £381 £149 £164
90th Percentile £586 £452 £435
South East median daily rate £413 £377 £400
% change year-on-year +9.42% -5.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £54.13 £25.00 £43.28
% change year-on-year +116.52% -42.24% +0.65%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 170 244 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.12% 20.47% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 197 90
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £388 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +1.31% +21.43%
10th Percentile £205 £149 £178
90th Percentile £588 £578 £481
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 11
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.63 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.44% -17.42% -2.94%
10th Percentile £16.00 £10.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £60.25 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.66 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.96% +11.07% -14.29%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
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 VMware Infrastructure within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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 +9 8 £475 +26.67% 2
Kidlington +2 1 £513 +36.67%
Banbury -1 1 £300 -14.29%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) Migration
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (35.71%) IaaS
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) SAN
8 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
8 3 (21.43%) PaaS
8 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
8 3 (21.43%) Office 365
8 3 (21.43%) VMware NSX
8 3 (21.43%) Network Virtualisation
8 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (21.43%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 2 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 2 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
9 2 (14.29%) vSphere
9 2 (14.29%) DevOps
9 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (14.29%) Data Protection

VMware Infrastructure
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) InfluxDB
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365 Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Network Virtualisation
2 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) VMware NSX
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.14%) Grafana
2 1 (7.14%) Icinga
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) Prometheus
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp