Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 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.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 81 69
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.68% 1.47% 1.99%
As % of the System Software category 10.88% 16.35% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 17
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.55% +37.50% -37.50%
10th Percentile £140 £156 £175
90th Percentile £450 £400 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £34.25 £43.00
% change year-on-year -21.17% -20.35% +22.86%

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 193 104 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.45% 8.98% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 63 125
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% -1.54%
10th Percentile £145 £150 £159
90th Percentile £587 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.63% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 16
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.43 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.12% +17.24% -17.14%
10th Percentile £12.27 £13.75 £12.88
90th Percentile £20.55 £30.00 £32.38
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +3.13% -3.03%

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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 +1 16 £394 +104.55% 1
Banbury -5 2 £427 +22.07% 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) VoIP
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 6 (28.57%) Atlassian
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (23.81%) Synology
7 5 (23.81%) K2 blackpearl
7 5 (23.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 5 (23.81%) IIS
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Apache
7 5 (23.81%) Network Security
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (19.05%) Data Security
8 4 (19.05%) HP
8 4 (19.05%) NetApp
9 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (14.29%) Office 365
9 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (14.29%) Firewall
9 3 (14.29%) SAN
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
10 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging

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 5 (23.81%) Apache
1 5 (23.81%) IIS
1 5 (23.81%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) VoIP
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) SMS
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) IT Support
2 6 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory Support
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory Technician
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Audio Visual Technician
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support Technician
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Technician
3 5 (23.81%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (23.81%) IT Technician
3 5 (23.81%) Mac Technician
3 5 (23.81%) Server Support
3 5 (23.81%) Server Support Technician
3 5 (23.81%) Server Technician
3 5 (23.81%) Support Technician
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) EMC Centera
2 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Data Security
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.52%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Application Rationalisation
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Vision
5 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Atlassian
4 5 (23.81%) Synology
5 4 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) McAfee
7 1 (4.76%) Meraki
7 1 (4.76%) Veritas