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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 571 559 520
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -39
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 12 6 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.012% 0.096%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 0.13% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 30
Average daily rate
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£175 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £327 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £173 £275 £200
% change year-on-year
-37.27% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 - £16.50
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 England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4980 4720 4525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.73% 9.81% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2806 2469 2231
Average daily rate £325 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £176 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 604 562 560
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £16.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
South East -14 4 £173 - 2
South West -33 4 - -
London +18 2 £335 -1.47% 1
East of England - 1 £110 -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
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VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) Citrix
10 6 (24.00%) VBScript
10 6 (24.00%) VB
10 6 (24.00%) MS Office
11 5 (20.00%) DHCP
11 5 (20.00%) DNS
11 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (20.00%) MSI
11 5 (20.00%) Migration
12 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
12 4 (16.00%) XenApp
12 4 (16.00%) McAfee
12 4 (16.00%) Cisco
12 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
12 4 (16.00%) SQL
12 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
12 4 (16.00%) vSphere
12 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (12.00%) Linux
13 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) DHCP
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) SSL
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MSI
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) JMeter
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) RSpec
3 1 (4.00%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (4.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) French Language
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Packager
3 2 (8.00%) Server Support
3 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.00%) Replication
1 2 (8.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) CentOS
6 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (4.00%) AIX
8 1 (4.00%) Solaris
8 1 (4.00%) Android
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (8.00%) Scrum
2 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Validation
2 2 (8.00%) DevOps
3 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) VBScript
1 6 (24.00%) VB
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.00%) VirtualBox
5 2 (8.00%) vCloud
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.00%) Sendmail
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (8.00%) ARCserve
4 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.00%) McAfee
5 3 (12.00%) Computacenter
6 2 (8.00%) Tripwire
6 2 (8.00%) Altiris
6 2 (8.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) Veeam
6 2 (8.00%) NetApp
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) CA
7 1 (4.00%) CommVault
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) Reuters
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