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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 117 112
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category - 0.72% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £205 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £215 £225
% change year-on-year +144.18% -4.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £49.46 £20.19
% change year-on-year -71.25% +145.03%  

VMware Workstation is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 175 279 281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 9.66% 12.00% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 130 148
Median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £207 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 35
Median hourly rate £17.83 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.64% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £26.00 £24.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +25.71%  

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing VMware Workstation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 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