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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Workstation
Rank 411 417 430
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.017% 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 0.046% 0.19% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £198 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -28.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 -
% change year-on-year
-5.13% -
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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
2168 2142 1976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.12% 8.98% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1451 1345 1185
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £175 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 138 165
Average hourly rate £18.61 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.75% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -9.85%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle