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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Workstation
Rank 189 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.75 £20.25
% change year-on-year
- +7.40%
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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
435 508 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.57% 8.59% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 331 267
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 67
Average hourly rate £17.63 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £24.40 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Workstation across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) NetApp
3 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) AppSense
3 5 (62.50%) Application Packaging
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VBScript
5 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Reuters

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) NetApp
2 5 (62.50%) AppSense
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Reuters
4 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy