The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 202 226 217
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.014% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.17% 0.15% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£210 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £275 £193
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 - £16.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
591 662 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.02% 9.36% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 428 332
Average daily rate £375 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 51 57
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £30.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VMware Workstation Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware Workstation
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VMware Workstation Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) MSI
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Altiris

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) MSI Packager
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Reuters
4 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) CommVault
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Altiris
4 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
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