The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Workstation
Rank 261 265 248
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.057% 0.064% 0.066%
As % of the System Software category 0.44% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £305 £423 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.81% +48.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £401 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £445 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £225 £139
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +62.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £49.46 £19.50 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.64% +13.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £20.19 £17.13
% change year-on-year
+145.03% +17.86%
VMware Workstation
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1143 1243 1074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.97% 13.16% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 620 523
Median daily rate £390 £365 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% +6.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 150 139
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% +28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.02 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Workstation across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware Workstation
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Workstation Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Workstation
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Workstation across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

VMware Workstation Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware Workstation
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +2 2 - -
Berkshire -7 2 £205 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £405 - 1
VMware Workstation
England

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (42.86%) SAN
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Symantec
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
7 4 (28.57%) Power Management
7 4 (28.57%) WSUS
7 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
7 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) Internet
8 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
8 3 (21.43%) NFS
8 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
8 3 (21.43%) Time Management
8 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
9 2 (14.29%) NAS

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) LDAP
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) PCoIP
3 2 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DTS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
1 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.14%) Solaris
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Power Management
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) AWK
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) sed
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) HNC
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (21.43%) NFS
5 2 (14.29%) Samba
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) XenServer
6 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) NETGEAR
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) Meraki
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds