The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 411 418 433
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15  
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.034% 0.028% 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.25% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £215 £225
% change year-on-year +144.18% -4.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2150 2411 2268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.51% 11.28% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1513 1726 1516
Median daily rate £450 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +18.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 63 124
Median hourly rate £21.40 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.88% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £22.00 £40.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

VMware Workstation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Workstation in London

VMware Workstation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Workstation in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Workstation in London

VMware Workstation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Workstation in London

VMware Workstation
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 1 - -
Croydon 0 1 - -
West End of London - 1 £400 -
VMware Workstation
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) Change Management
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Veritas
6 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (27.27%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 3 (27.27%) Telnet
7 3 (27.27%) Control-M
7 3 (27.27%) ITSM
7 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Dollar Universe
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server

VMware Workstation
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) Telnet
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) IT Operations Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Akka
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
1 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) spray
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Symfony
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Hedge funds
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Investment Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Scala
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (18.18%) Docker
5 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (9.09%) vSphere
6 1 (9.09%) XenApp
6 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Control-M
1 3 (27.27%) Dollar Universe
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) OVSD
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Veritas
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) BMC
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam
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