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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Workstation
UK / England
Rank 558 586 564
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -22
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 7 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.019% 0.060%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.19% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 13
Median daily rate £180 £214 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -46.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £215 £350
% change year-on-year
-41.86% -38.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -53.75%

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
5002 4746 4830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.06% 10.20% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3140 2874 2683
Median daily rate £400 £393 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 466 554
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing VMware Workstation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Workstation within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +17 4 - - 5
London +7 2 £180 -15.29% 2
North West - 1 - -
VMware Workstation
UK

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Workstation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (87.50%) Windows
3 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 14 (43.75%) Linux
5 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
6 13 (40.63%) HP
7 12 (37.50%) SQL
7 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
8 11 (34.38%) DNS
8 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
9 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
10 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
11 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (25.00%) DHCP
11 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (21.88%) Dell
12 7 (21.88%) Citrix
12 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
12 7 (21.88%) IIS
12 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
12 7 (21.88%) C#
12 7 (21.88%) Web Services
12 7 (21.88%) XenApp
12 7 (21.88%) vSphere
13 6 (18.75%) XenDesktop
13 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (18.75%) NETGEAR

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) DNS
2 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.00%) DHCP
4 6 (18.75%) LAN
4 6 (18.75%) LDAP
4 6 (18.75%) SNMP
4 6 (18.75%) Structured Cabling
4 6 (18.75%) WAN
5 5 (15.63%) BIG-IP
5 5 (15.63%) NAS
5 5 (15.63%) PCoIP
5 5 (15.63%) VoIP
6 4 (12.50%) SAN
7 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.13%) Internet
8 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.13%) Network Security
8 1 (3.13%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (3.13%) VLAN
8 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) EDMS
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.38%) MSI
3 3 (9.38%) NMock
3 3 (9.38%) WiX
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Development Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Development Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) Akka
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss Seam
4 1 (3.13%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) Play Framework
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) spray
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
1 5 (15.63%) IVR
2 2 (6.25%) RIA
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Linux
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
6 5 (15.63%) Solaris
6 5 (15.63%) Unix
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
2 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Change Control
3 5 (15.63%) SIEM
4 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.50%) Validation
5 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.38%) ETL
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) Open Source
6 2 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GxP
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
4 7 (21.88%) vSphere
4 7 (21.88%) XenApp
5 6 (18.75%) NFS
5 6 (18.75%) Samba
5 6 (18.75%) VMware Server
5 6 (18.75%) XenDesktop
6 4 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (3.13%) Docker
8 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (9.38%) WSUS
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) HP
4 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) Dell
5 6 (18.75%) NETGEAR
6 5 (15.63%) Sun
7 3 (9.38%) Veritas
8 1 (3.13%) Acronis
8 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.13%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) Remedy
8 1 (3.13%) Symantec