Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 February 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 105 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - -
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.062% -
As % of the System Software category 1.08% 0.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate £190 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £188 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £19.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year +32.50% - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 185 224 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.08% 13.95% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 137 93
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% +11.11%
10th Percentile £175 £154 £123
90th Percentile £498 £575 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £376 £340
% change year-on-year +6.38% +10.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 9
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.25 £12.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.94% -29.03% +9.38%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.39 £12.00
90th Percentile £21.75 £42.50 £27.54
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £13.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.91% -8.33% +18.11%

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Workstation in Birmingham

VMware Workstation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Workstation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Workstation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

VMware Workstation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp