Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VMware Workstation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Workstation over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Workstation
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 164 173
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 1.28% 0.61% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Berkshire median daily rate £255 £205 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.15% - -
South East median daily rate £385 £198 -
% change year-on-year +94.68% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
South East median hourly rate £27.38 £49.46 £19.50
% change year-on-year -44.65% +153.64% +4.00%

VMware Workstation is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 545 493 508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.26% 11.46% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 258 246
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +6.80% +5.26%
10th Percentile £227 £202 £163
90th Percentile £581 £575 £500
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 72
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -18.79% +24.67%
10th Percentile £10.44 £12.25 £15.03
90th Percentile £39.28 £53.75 £43.82
South East median hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -14.29% +12.90%

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing VMware Workstation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Workstation in Berkshire

VMware Workstation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Workstation in Berkshire

VMware Workstation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Workstation in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Workstation in Berkshire

VMware Workstation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Workstation in Berkshire

VMware Workstation
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +8 5 £252 -
VMware Workstation
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) SCOM
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) SCVMM
3 4 (57.14%) SCSM
3 4 (57.14%) PKI
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
3 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
3 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) IaaS

VMware Workstation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Support
2 2 (28.57%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
1 4 (57.14%) PKI
1 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) SCOM
2 4 (57.14%) SCSM
2 4 (57.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu