The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Workstation
Rank 600 634 620
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 21 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.020% 0.030%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.20% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 11
Median daily rate £251 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £168 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £251 £238 £250
% change year-on-year
+5.47% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £49.46 £22.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.82% -41.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 - £38.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6313 5564 5741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.74% 10.09% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3921 3228 3152
Median daily rate £400 £375 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 624 722
Median hourly rate £16.29 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.50 £34.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Workstation within the UK.

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Workstation within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

VMware Workstation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

VMware Workstation
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Workstation within the UK.

VMware Workstation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 12 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
England +17 20 £251 +11.33% 7
South East +34 9 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £251 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £251 -
North East - 8 £251 -
Portsmouth - 7 - -
Hampshire - 7 - -
London +12 3 £180 -13.25% 4
Glasgow - 1 £125 -
Scotland - 1 £125 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (83.78%) Windows
3 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
5 17 (45.95%) Linux
6 16 (43.24%) HP
6 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
7 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
8 14 (37.84%) SQL
8 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
9 12 (32.43%) DNS
10 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
11 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
11 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
12 9 (24.32%) DHCP
12 9 (24.32%) Windows XP
12 9 (24.32%) C#
12 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
12 9 (24.32%) Web Services
12 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
13 8 (21.62%) Dell
13 8 (21.62%) IIS
13 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
13 8 (21.62%) Java
13 8 (21.62%) VMware Server
13 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
13 8 (21.62%) vSphere
14 7 (18.92%) Structured Cabling
14 7 (18.92%) Windows 10

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (21.62%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) DNS
2 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
3 9 (24.32%) DHCP
4 7 (18.92%) LDAP
4 7 (18.92%) Structured Cabling
5 6 (16.22%) LAN
5 6 (16.22%) PCoIP
5 6 (16.22%) SNMP
5 6 (16.22%) WAN
6 5 (13.51%) BIG-IP
6 5 (13.51%) NAS
6 5 (13.51%) VoIP
7 4 (10.81%) SAN
8 2 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (5.41%) VPN
9 1 (2.70%) Firewall
9 1 (2.70%) Internet
9 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) MSI
3 4 (10.81%) NMock
3 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
3 4 (10.81%) WiX
4 1 (2.70%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Administrator
2 7 (18.92%) Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Development Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Development Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Agile Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) Web Services
2 7 (18.92%) .NET
3 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.51%) XML
5 2 (5.41%) Akka
5 2 (5.41%) Node.js
5 2 (5.41%) Play Framework
5 2 (5.41%) REST
5 2 (5.41%) spray
5 2 (5.41%) Spring
5 2 (5.41%) Symfony
6 1 (2.70%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) IVR
3 2 (5.41%) RIA
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Linux
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
4 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
5 9 (24.32%) Windows XP
6 7 (18.92%) Windows 10
7 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (13.51%) Solaris
8 5 (13.51%) Unix
8 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (18.92%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
4 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (13.51%) Change Control
5 5 (13.51%) SIEM
6 4 (10.81%) ETL
6 4 (10.81%) Open Source
6 4 (10.81%) Pair Programming
6 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Validation
7 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) Functional Programming
8 2 (5.41%) High Availability
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Scala
7 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
3 8 (21.62%) VMware Server
3 8 (21.62%) vSphere
4 7 (18.92%) NFS
4 7 (18.92%) Samba
5 6 (16.22%) XenApp
5 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
6 4 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (5.41%) Docker
9 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
1 4 (10.81%) WSUS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.70%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (43.24%) HP
3 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.62%) Dell
5 7 (18.92%) NETGEAR
6 6 (16.22%) Citrix
7 5 (13.51%) Sun
8 3 (8.11%) Veritas
9 2 (5.41%) NetApp
9 2 (5.41%) Symantec
10 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint