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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Workstation
Rank - 246 223
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 0 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.032% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category - 0.28% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £284 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £150 £288
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -47.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 - £44.13
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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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1234 1087 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.33% 11.49% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 504 474
Average daily rate £370 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 147 181
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) HNC
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) UAG
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Samba
2 1 (33.33%) VMware GSX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) MOM
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Isilon
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy