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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Workstation
Rank 628 646 620
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 25 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.029% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 10
Median daily rate £291 £250 £193
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.20% +29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £310 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £250 £170
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +47.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Median hourly rate £44.46 £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.63% -5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.08 £19.03 £17.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £20.40 £28.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £19.03 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+133.63% -5.13%

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
6465 5841 5878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.11% 10.07% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4102 3323 3270
Median daily rate £405 £370 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% +7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £194 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 625 716
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £41.15 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 29 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Workstation within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

VMware Workstation Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

VMware Workstation
Top 16 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 29 September 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 +25 25 £291 +22.31% 8
Tyne and Wear - 10 £251 - 1
North East - 10 £251 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £251 - 1
South East +25 6 £190 - 2
London +1 6 £375 +66.66% 4
Portsmouth - 4 - -
Hampshire - 4 - -
North West +11 3 £425 -5.55%
Liverpool +9 3 £425 -5.55%
Merseyside +6 3 £425 -5.55%
Berkshire +1 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £190 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £190 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £275 -

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (81.08%) Windows
4 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
5 16 (43.24%) Linux
6 15 (40.54%) SQL
7 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
7 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
8 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
8 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
9 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
9 11 (29.73%) HP
9 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
10 10 (27.03%) Java
10 10 (27.03%) Web Services
10 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
11 9 (24.32%) C#
11 9 (24.32%) Windows XP
11 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
11 9 (24.32%) DNS
12 8 (21.62%) IIS
12 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
12 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (18.92%) vSphere
13 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (18.92%) Clustering
13 7 (18.92%) .NET
13 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
14 6 (16.22%) DHCP

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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
1 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.22%) DHCP
2 6 (16.22%) LDAP
2 6 (16.22%) PCoIP
2 6 (16.22%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (13.51%) LAN
3 5 (13.51%) NAS
3 5 (13.51%) WAN
4 4 (10.81%) SAN
4 4 (10.81%) SNMP
4 4 (10.81%) VoIP
5 3 (8.11%) BIG-IP
5 3 (8.11%) Firewall
5 3 (8.11%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
6 1 (2.70%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) DTS
5 1 (2.70%) EDMS
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) Vagrant
4 4 (10.81%) MSI
4 4 (10.81%) NMock
4 4 (10.81%) WiX
5 1 (2.70%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Development Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Development Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SOA Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) 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 3 (8.11%) Akka
5 3 (8.11%) Node.js
5 3 (8.11%) Play Framework
5 3 (8.11%) REST
5 3 (8.11%) spray
5 3 (8.11%) Spring
5 3 (8.11%) Symfony
6 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
6 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) IVR
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) RIA
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
5 9 (24.32%) Windows XP
6 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (8.11%) Solaris
8 3 (8.11%) Unix
8 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
4 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (13.51%) ITIL
5 5 (13.51%) Open Source
5 5 (13.51%) Pair Programming
6 4 (10.81%) Change Control
6 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.81%) ETL
6 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Validation
7 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.11%) Functional Programming
7 3 (8.11%) Network Design
7 3 (8.11%) SIEM
8 2 (5.41%) High Availability
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.11%) PHP
7 2 (5.41%) Scala
8 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) Korn
8 1 (2.70%) Python
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) CCNP
5 1 (2.70%) CCSP
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (83.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 7 (18.92%) vSphere
4 6 (16.22%) NFS
4 6 (16.22%) Samba
4 6 (16.22%) VMware Server
5 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
6 4 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (10.81%) XenApp
6 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
7 3 (8.11%) Docker
7 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.70%) Snort
9 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.11%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) HP
4 6 (16.22%) NETGEAR
5 5 (13.51%) Citrix
5 5 (13.51%) Dell
6 3 (8.11%) Sun
6 3 (8.11%) Veritas
7 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco
7 2 (5.41%) NetApp
7 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.41%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) Avaya
8 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.70%) F5
8 1 (2.70%) Lumension
8 1 (2.70%) Meraki
8 1 (2.70%) Nokia
8 1 (2.70%) Veeam
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