The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Workstation
England / South West
Rank - 140 144
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.034% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category - 0.29% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+69.49% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £20.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.50 £20.53
% change year-on-year
- -9.88%

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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
294 343 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.91% 11.62% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 204 148
Median daily rate £325 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £125 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 42
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.33 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.25 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Trend in the South West

VMware Workstation
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

VMware Workstation Hourly Rate Trend in the South West