Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 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.

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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 59 43
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 35 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.50% 2.85% 5.16%
As % of the Vendors category 8.82% 6.72% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 44
Oxfordshire median daily rate £200 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.94% +13.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £137 £185 £233
90th Percentile £463 £469 £526
South East median daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £127.50 £16.10 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +691.93% - -
South East median hourly rate £41.21 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +52.63% +8.00% -37.11%

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 272 521 491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.65% 42.39% 41.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 376 372
Oxfordshire median daily rate £415 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £149 £250 £243
90th Percentile £600 £600 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.75 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.90% +1.43% +12.00%
10th Percentile £17.13 £13.95 £10.00
90th Percentile £75.97 £24.83 £35.75
South East median hourly rate £19.71 £16.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +19.45% -4.35% +1.47%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Oxfordshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware in Oxfordshire

VMware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware in Oxfordshire

VMware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor 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 22 September 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 +20 12 £158 -60.63% 5
Banbury +3 6 £300 -33.63% 1
Kidlington +12 2 £525 +27.27% 1
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (58.33%) Office 365
5 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (41.67%) ITIL
7 10 (41.67%) WAN
7 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 9 (37.50%) LAN
8 9 (37.50%) Cisco
8 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (29.17%) Azure
11 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 5 (20.83%) Citrix
12 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
13 3 (12.50%) DNS
13 3 (12.50%) Linux
13 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (12.50%) SCCM
13 3 (12.50%) XenApp
13 3 (12.50%) vSphere
13 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
13 3 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
13 3 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (12.50%) Skype
14 2 (8.33%) AirWatch

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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Office 365
2 7 (29.17%) Azure
3 3 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) AWS
4 2 (8.33%) GitHub
4 2 (8.33%) OneDrive
5 1 (4.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (4.17%) Power Platform
5 1 (4.17%) PowerApps
5 1 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 10 (41.67%) WAN
2 9 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) Skype
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) 4G
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Public Sector
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) IT Support
2 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) IT Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (20.83%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Server Support
7 2 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Disk Encryption
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.33%) Scrum
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Server Management
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) Python
1 2 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 3 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (8.33%) BitLocker
5 2 (8.33%) Docker
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.17%) NFS
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) CommVault
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat