Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 September 2018 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 132 115
Rank change year-on-year +18 -17 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.43% 0.31% 0.057%
As % of the System Software category 2.52% 2.16% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £550 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.91% +35.80% -
10th Percentile £378 £550 £403
90th Percentile £433 £550 £408
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £205
% change year-on-year +6.67% +82.93% -51.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £27.38 £49.46
% change year-on-year - -44.65% +153.64%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 317 324 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 16.84% 14.38% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 163 99
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £395 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £200 £126 £215
90th Percentile £509 £530 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 33 33
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +38.46% -18.03%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.49 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.25 £54.50 £19.50
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £17.49 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.95% +16.60% -14.29%

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Workstation in Buckinghamshire

VMware Workstation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Workstation in Buckinghamshire

VMware Workstation
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +9 8 £413 -24.91% 1
VMware Workstation
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL V3
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Change Management
4 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) MCDBA
5 4 (50.00%) Service Management
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (50.00%) NetApp
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (50.00%) ITSM
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) IaaS
5 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) MCITP

VMware Workstation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) IaaS
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL V3
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITSM
3 4 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (50.00%) MCDBA
3 4 (50.00%) MCITP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) F5