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 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 577 589 531
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -58
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 17 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.020% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 0.21% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £238 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -30.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £128 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £433 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £150 £288
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -47.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 6
Average hourly rate £20.19 - £28.13
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.14 - £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 - £44.13

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
5359 5226 4517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.62% 9.46% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2979 2681 2160
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £165 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 627 598 639
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £35.00 £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

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 24 April 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 10 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 24 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 17 £300 +26.31% 9
South West - 9 £263 - 1
Swindon - 7 - -
Wiltshire - 7 - -
London +6 4 £600 +84.61% 6
North West -17 4 - -
Merseyside - 4 - -
Liverpool - 4 - -
Somerset - 2 £263 -
Taunton - 1 £300 -

VMware Workstation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (86.67%) Windows
3 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
4 28 (62.22%) Windows 7
5 23 (51.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (46.67%) ITIL
7 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
8 18 (40.00%) SCCM
9 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (31.11%) Citrix
11 13 (28.89%) SAN
11 13 (28.89%) SQL
12 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
12 12 (26.67%) MCSE
12 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
13 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
13 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (22.22%) MS Office
14 10 (22.22%) NetApp
15 9 (20.00%) Thin Client
15 9 (20.00%) HP
15 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
15 9 (20.00%) VBScript
15 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
15 9 (20.00%) Fat Client
16 8 (17.78%) MCP
16 8 (17.78%) DNS
16 8 (17.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

VMware Workstation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.44%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) SAN
2 8 (17.78%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 6 (13.33%) WAN
3 6 (13.33%) DHCP
4 5 (11.11%) Firewall
4 5 (11.11%) NAS
5 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.67%) VPN
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.44%) Junos
7 1 (2.22%) LDAP
7 1 (2.22%) FTP
7 1 (2.22%) HTTP
7 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.22%) SNMP
7 1 (2.22%) SSL
7 1 (2.22%) 3G
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Support Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Desktop Technician
4 4 (8.89%) Desktop Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Senior IT Support
4 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Technician
4 4 (8.89%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Support Technician
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Tester
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) Replication
5 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Clustering
6 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 28 (62.22%) Windows 7
3 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.44%) Android
8 2 (4.44%) Linux
9 1 (2.22%) UNIX
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 6 (13.33%) Service Management
5 5 (11.11%) Change Management
5 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 5 (11.11%) Release Management
5 5 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
6 4 (8.89%) Requirements Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.89%) ITSM
6 4 (8.89%) Validation
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) VBScript
3 7 (15.56%) VB
3 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
3 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) Perl
4 2 (4.44%) VBA
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (26.67%) MCSE
3 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (17.78%) MCP
5 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
6 5 (11.11%) Degree
7 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
7 4 (8.89%) MCITP
7 4 (8.89%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.22%) HNC
8 1 (2.22%) MCSA
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CCNA
8 1 (2.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.22%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 28 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 23 (51.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.56%) VMware ESX
4 6 (13.33%) vSphere
5 4 (8.89%) VMware Server
5 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.89%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.22%) Samba
7 1 (2.22%) VMware GSX
7 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) SCCM
2 8 (17.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.44%) WSUS
5 1 (2.22%) Nagios
5 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.22%) MOM
5 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Citrix
4 10 (22.22%) NetApp
5 9 (20.00%) HP
6 7 (15.56%) McAfee
7 6 (13.33%) Reuters
7 6 (13.33%) Bloomberg
7 6 (13.33%) EMC
8 5 (11.11%) Cisco
8 5 (11.11%) Remedy
8 5 (11.11%) AppSense
9 4 (8.89%) Polycom
9 4 (8.89%) Apple
10 3 (6.67%) IBM
11 2 (4.44%) Juniper
11 2 (4.44%) Veritas
12 1 (2.22%) Lotus
12 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.22%) CA
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