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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Workstation
Rank 254 222 231
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 4 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.070% 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.54% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £18.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £30.13
% change year-on-year
+196.29% -55.18%
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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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1221 1114 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.41% 13.05% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 523 363
Average daily rate £353 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 156 167
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Workstation across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire -4 2 £400 -
Hampshire -19 1 - -
Surrey - - - -
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England

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) MCSE
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Veritas
6 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) SSL
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
7 2 (22.22%) HNC
7 2 (22.22%) UNIX

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) SSH
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
3 1 (11.11%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) RSpec
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
1 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Technician
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Support
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Technician
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) CentOS
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) RHCSA
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) HNC
3 1 (11.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
3 2 (22.22%) vCloud
4 1 (11.11%) UAG
4 1 (11.11%) Samba
4 1 (11.11%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
2 2 (22.22%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) SCDPM
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (11.11%) MOM
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Veritas
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Altiris
5 2 (22.22%) Tripwire
5 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
5 2 (22.22%) Isilon
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy
6 1 (11.11%) Apple
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) Intel
6 1 (11.11%) CommVault
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) Sun