The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Workstation
Rank 116 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.080% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.16% 0.82% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £198 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -28.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 -
% change year-on-year
-5.13% -
VMware Workstation
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
259 245 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.09% 9.79% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 102 118
Average daily rate £378 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 27
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.36 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £21.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Workstation across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Workstation Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Workstation across the Berkshire region.

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Workstation
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Workstation Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Workstation
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Workstation within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 2 - -
Bracknell -7 1 - -
VMware Workstation
South East

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware Workstation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Workstation.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware Workstation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Workstation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu