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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 396 420 379
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -41
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.65% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£290 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £339 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+196.29% -66.25%
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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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1990 2196 1757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.63% 9.05% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1375 1018
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 122 216
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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
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City of London - 4 £500 - 3
Sidcup - - - -
VMware Workstation
England

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 8 (44.44%) SCCM
6 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL
6 7 (38.89%) HP
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (33.33%) Reuters
7 6 (33.33%) Bloomberg
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) MS Office
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Server
7 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
8 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
9 4 (22.22%) Perl
9 4 (22.22%) Service Management
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix
9 4 (22.22%) VBScript

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (11.11%) Junos
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) PuTTY
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) Telnet
3 1 (5.56%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Fat Client
1 5 (27.78%) Thin Client
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Android
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) VBScript
3 4 (22.22%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) RHCSA
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) HP
4 6 (33.33%) Reuters
4 6 (33.33%) Bloomberg
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) NetApp
6 3 (16.67%) Apple
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (11.11%) Remedy
7 2 (11.11%) AppSense
7 2 (11.11%) Polycom
8 1 (5.56%) Altiris
8 1 (5.56%) Google
8 1 (5.56%) CA
8 1 (5.56%) Juniper
8 1 (5.56%) Symantec