Period
to 3 June 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 3 June 2020 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 39 69
Rank change year-on-year +7 +30 -6
Contract jobs citing VMware 8 31 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.42% 4.10% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 6.50% 11.03% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 27
Median daily rate £325 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £196 £159 £140
90th Percentile £488 £588 £447
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +5.56% -1.82%

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 Oxfordshire.

All Vendors
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 123 281 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.16% 37.17% 43.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 213 376
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £200 £135 £250
90th Percentile £553 £588 £606
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.93 £14.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.94% +53.22% -0.23%
10th Percentile £10.75 £15.08 £10.88
90th Percentile £28.68 £26.28 £19.73
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Oxfordshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for VMware in Oxfordshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware in Oxfordshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware in Oxfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for VMware in Oxfordshire

VMware
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. 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
Abingdon +5 2 £263 - 2
Kidlington +5 2 £475 -
Oxford +17 1 £400 +60.00% 7
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VMware.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) Azure
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Yammer
5 2 (25.00%) Skype
5 2 (25.00%) AirWatch
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) SailPoint
5 2 (25.00%) CommVault
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall

VMware
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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (25.00%) PowerApps
3 2 (25.00%) Yammer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS
4 1 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Skype
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (25.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Expert
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (25.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos
3 1 (12.50%) Synology
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas