Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 27 July 2021 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
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 666 521 767
Rank change year-on-year -145 +246 +37
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 22 18 62
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.054% 0.074%
As % of the System Software category 0.27% 0.36% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 35
10th Percentile £244 £213 £328
25th Percentile £297 £263 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £371 £419 £413
Median % change year-on-year -11.34% +1.52% -0.12%
75th Percentile £419 £475 £439
90th Percentile £423 " £475
UK median daily rate £371 £419 £413
% change year-on-year -11.34% +1.52% +2.74%

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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 8,207 5,016 13,088
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.44% 15.13% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,756 3,443 8,920
10th Percentile £213 £200 £185
25th Percentile £376 £363 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £575
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 211 492
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £11.10
25th Percentile £13.25 £12.98 £13.00
Median hourly rate £17.60 £17.35 £16.55
Median % change year-on-year +1.47% +4.80% +0.30%
75th Percentile £32.61 £22.88 £25.19
90th Percentile £61.80 £47.50 £47.67
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.95
% change year-on-year +8.57% +3.24% +5.94%

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VMware Workstation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Workstation in England

VMware Workstation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware Workstation in England.

Daily rate trend for VMware Workstation in England

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Workstation in England over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Workstation in England

VMware Workstation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware Workstation in England.

Hourly rate trend for VMware Workstation in England

VMware Workstation
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
South East -39 9 £300 +33.33% 4
London -119 9 £400 -20.20% 7
North of England -34 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
VMware Workstation
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
5 13 (59.09%) ITIL
6 11 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
7 10 (45.45%) LAN
7 10 (45.45%) WAN
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 10 (45.45%) Social Skills
8 9 (40.91%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
9 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (31.82%) SCCM
10 7 (31.82%) Azure
10 7 (31.82%) Storage Management
11 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (27.27%) DHCP
11 6 (27.27%) DNS
11 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (22.73%) Firewall
12 5 (22.73%) Wireless
12 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
12 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (22.73%) PaaS
12 5 (22.73%) SCOM
12 5 (22.73%) Android

VMware Workstation
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (18.18%) Documentum
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (31.82%) Azure
3 5 (22.73%) PaaS
4 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (13.64%) AWS
5 3 (13.64%) SaaS
6 2 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
1 10 (45.45%) WAN
2 6 (27.27%) DHCP
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) Wireless
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
6 2 (9.09%) Extranet
6 2 (9.09%) FTP
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) VPN
7 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (4.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (9.09%) MariaDB
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (45.45%) Social Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Dutch Language
3 2 (9.09%) German Language
3 2 (9.09%) Military
3 2 (9.09%) Polish Language
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Android Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Server Support
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) REST
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Android
4 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.55%) Unix
8 1 (4.55%) VMS
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (31.82%) Storage Management
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) System Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) ITSM
7 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Lua
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) HNC
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.64%) VirtualBox
5 2 (9.09%) XenApp
6 1 (4.55%) Docker
6 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 5 (22.73%) SCOM
2 5 (22.73%) SCSM
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (9.09%) MobiControl
3 2 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
4 1 (4.55%) Kibana
4 1 (4.55%) logstash
4 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Mitel
5 2 (9.09%) Ivanti
5 2 (9.09%) SOTI
5 2 (9.09%) Sybase
6 1 (4.55%) Adobe
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) iManage
6 1 (4.55%) LabVantage
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds