The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Workstation
Rank 532 531 497
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 25 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.018% 0.061%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 0.19% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £225 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -29.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £305 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Average hourly rate - £21.75 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.75 £20.25
% change year-on-year
- +7.40%
VMware Workstation
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4472 4303 3992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.81% 9.65% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2455 2247 1867
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £167 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 527 510 729
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VMware Workstation Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Trend in England

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Workstation across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Histogram in England

VMware Workstation
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Workstation Hourly Rate Trend in England

VMware Workstation
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +34 21 £450 +100.00% 12
South West - 3 £250 - 1
South East -15 1 £350 +7.69%
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
VMware Workstation
UK

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (82.93%) Windows
3 27 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
5 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
6 22 (53.66%) Windows 7
7 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (39.02%) ITIL
9 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (36.59%) SCCM
10 14 (34.15%) MCSE
10 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
11 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
12 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
12 12 (29.27%) SAN
12 12 (29.27%) HP
13 11 (26.83%) Citrix
13 11 (26.83%) MS Office
14 10 (24.39%) NetApp
14 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
14 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
15 8 (19.51%) VMware ESX
15 8 (19.51%) Reuters
15 8 (19.51%) Bloomberg
15 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
15 8 (19.51%) SQL
16 7 (17.07%) Linux
16 7 (17.07%) Thin Client
16 7 (17.07%) EMC

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
2 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.32%) Apache
5 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) IIS
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (26.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.44%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) SAN
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) NAS
4 4 (9.76%) DHCP
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) SSL
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.88%) SSH
6 2 (4.88%) Junos
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
6 2 (4.88%) FTP
7 1 (2.44%) LDAP
7 1 (2.44%) HTTP
7 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.44%) SNMP
7 1 (2.44%) VoIP
7 1 (2.44%) VPN
7 1 (2.44%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) RSpec
2 2 (4.88%) Maven
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) JMeter
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Military
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) IT Support
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Support Technician
4 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Desktop Technician
5 4 (9.76%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support Technician
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Thin Client
1 7 (17.07%) Fat Client
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.32%) Replication
5 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Open Source
5 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) Windows 7
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (17.07%) Linux
5 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
7 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
8 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.88%) CentOS
9 2 (4.88%) Android
9 2 (4.88%) UNIX
10 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Change Management
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.20%) Service Management
6 4 (9.76%) Investment Management
6 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.32%) Validation
7 3 (7.32%) ITSM
7 3 (7.32%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.88%) Load Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) Perl
3 4 (9.76%) VBScript
3 4 (9.76%) VBA
4 2 (4.88%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (34.15%) MCSE
3 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) Degree
4 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) MCITP
5 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) MCP
6 3 (7.32%) MCSA
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (7.32%) CCNA
6 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.32%) RHCSA
7 2 (4.88%) HNC
8 1 (2.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (19.51%) VMware ESX
4 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 6 (14.63%) VMware Server
4 6 (14.63%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.88%) vCloud
6 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.88%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.44%) Samba
7 1 (2.44%) VMware GSX
7 1 (2.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (36.59%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) SCVMM
3 3 (7.32%) Nagios
3 3 (7.32%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.88%) WSUS
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) Puppet
5 1 (2.44%) MOM
5 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.44%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) HP
4 11 (26.83%) Citrix
5 10 (24.39%) NetApp
6 8 (19.51%) Reuters
6 8 (19.51%) Bloomberg
7 7 (17.07%) EMC
8 6 (14.63%) Apple
9 5 (12.20%) Cisco
9 5 (12.20%) Remedy
9 5 (12.20%) AppSense
10 4 (9.76%) Polycom
10 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
11 3 (7.32%) Veritas
11 3 (7.32%) Juniper
11 3 (7.32%) Altiris
12 2 (4.88%) Tripwire
12 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
12 2 (4.88%) Isilon
Taunton, Somerset
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago