The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 377 391 359
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 21 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the System Software category 1.11% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £225 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £225 £413
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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England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1888 1842 1626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.94% 8.55% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1139 933
Average daily rate £400 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 109 210
Average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £25.00 £42.50
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 London

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

VMware Workstation Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Trend in London

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Histogram in London

VMware Workstation
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Workstation Hourly Rate Trend in London

VMware Workstation
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
City of London - 7 £475 - 3
Wembley - - - - 1
VMware Workstation
England

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (82.76%) Windows
3 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (62.07%) Windows 7
4 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
4 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
5 14 (48.28%) SCCM
6 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
7 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
8 10 (34.48%) ITIL
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (31.03%) NetApp
9 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
9 9 (31.03%) MCSE
9 9 (31.03%) Citrix
9 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
10 8 (27.59%) HP
10 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
10 8 (27.59%) MS Office
10 8 (27.59%) Reuters
10 8 (27.59%) Bloomberg
10 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
11 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
11 7 (24.14%) SAN
11 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
11 7 (24.14%) Finance
11 7 (24.14%) Fat Client

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
3 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) NAS
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (6.90%) Junos
5 2 (6.90%) DNS
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) Telnet
6 1 (3.45%) 3G
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security
6 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) IT Support
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Support Technician
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Technician
3 4 (13.79%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior IT Support
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Technician
3 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Application Packaging
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
1 7 (24.14%) Fat Client
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows 7
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.90%) Android
7 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
4 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
4 4 (13.79%) Investment Management
4 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
5 3 (10.34%) ITSM
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.45%) Process Management
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) VBScript
3 4 (13.79%) VBA
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (31.03%) MCSE
3 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 4 (13.79%) MCITP
6 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) MCP
7 1 (3.45%) MCSA
7 1 (3.45%) CCNA
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Server
3 6 (20.69%) VMware ESX
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) SCVMM
3 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) NetApp
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 8 (27.59%) HP
4 8 (27.59%) Reuters
4 8 (27.59%) Bloomberg
5 6 (20.69%) EMC
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco
6 5 (17.24%) Apple
6 5 (17.24%) AppSense
7 4 (13.79%) Polycom
8 3 (10.34%) Juniper
8 3 (10.34%) Remedy
9 1 (3.45%) CA
9 1 (3.45%) Symantec
9 1 (3.45%) Altiris
9 1 (3.45%) Google