The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Workstation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Workstation over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Workstation
Rank 585 562 506
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -56
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 14 8 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.015% 0.074%
As % of the System Software category 0.27% 0.17% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 11
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£450 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £405 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -15.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £20.53 £28.75 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.59% +41.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £15.75 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.91 £41.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.53 £28.75 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-28.59% +41.97%

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
5111 4785 4314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.53% 9.22% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2806 2381 2081
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £170 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 609 564 652
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £35.00 £34.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

VMware Workstation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Workstation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 17 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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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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
England -2 14 £450 +89.47% 5
London +7 8 £450 +38.46% 3
City of London +17 2 £450 -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 2
Loughborough - - - -
Reading - - - -
Telford - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (84.21%) Windows
3 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
3 23 (60.53%) Windows 7
4 21 (55.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (50.00%) ITIL
6 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (36.84%) Citrix
7 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 13 (34.21%) MCSE
8 13 (34.21%) SCCM
9 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
9 12 (31.58%) SAN
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (26.32%) NetApp
10 10 (26.32%) HP
10 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
10 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
11 9 (23.68%) MS Office
11 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
12 8 (21.05%) Fat Client
12 8 (21.05%) SQL
12 8 (21.05%) DNS
12 8 (21.05%) Thin Client
13 7 (18.42%) MCP
13 7 (18.42%) Migration
13 7 (18.42%) Finance
13 7 (18.42%) VMware ESX

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (5.26%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) SAN
2 8 (21.05%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) DHCP
4 5 (13.16%) LAN
4 5 (13.16%) WAN
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall
4 5 (13.16%) NAS
5 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.26%) Junos
6 2 (5.26%) SSH
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 2 (5.26%) FTP
7 1 (2.63%) 3G
7 1 (2.63%) LDAP
7 1 (2.63%) HTTP
7 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.63%) SNMP
7 1 (2.63%) SSL
7 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) IT Support
3 4 (10.53%) Desktop Technician
3 4 (10.53%) Senior IT Support
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Support Technician
3 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support Technician
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Desktop Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Fat Client
1 8 (21.05%) Thin Client
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Replication
5 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.63%) Clustering
6 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 23 (60.53%) Windows 7
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.89%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Android
7 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.42%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Service Management
5 5 (13.16%) Change Management
5 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
5 5 (13.16%) Investment Management
6 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) ITSM
6 4 (10.53%) Validation
6 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Time Management
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.53%) VBScript
4 2 (5.26%) VB
4 2 (5.26%) VBA
4 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (34.21%) MCSE
3 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) MCP
4 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.16%) Degree
6 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 4 (10.53%) MCITP
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.26%) RHCSA
8 2 (5.26%) HNC
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (5.26%) CCNA
9 1 (2.63%) MCSA
9 1 (2.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
2 21 (55.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.42%) VMware ESX
4 5 (13.16%) vSphere
5 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.53%) VMware Server
6 3 (7.89%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.63%) Samba
8 1 (2.63%) VMware GSX
8 1 (2.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (7.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.26%) SCOM
4 2 (5.26%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.26%) WSUS
4 2 (5.26%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) MOM
5 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.63%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 14 (36.84%) Citrix
4 10 (26.32%) NetApp
4 10 (26.32%) HP
5 6 (15.79%) Reuters
5 6 (15.79%) Bloomberg
5 6 (15.79%) Remedy
5 6 (15.79%) EMC
6 5 (13.16%) AppSense
7 4 (10.53%) Polycom
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco
7 4 (10.53%) Apple
8 3 (7.89%) Veritas
9 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.26%) Isilon
9 2 (5.26%) Altiris
9 2 (5.26%) Juniper
9 2 (5.26%) IBM
9 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
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