Period
to 18 October 2018

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 6 months to 18 October 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 601 596 608
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 29 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.063% 0.042% 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 4
London median daily rate £400 £331 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.75% -11.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £156 £223 £293
90th Percentile £475 £481 £423
England median daily rate £400 £331 £291
% change year-on-year +20.75% +14.03% +16.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £19.00 - -
England median hourly rate £24.00 £19.75 £49.46
% change year-on-year +21.52% -60.07% +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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 7,187 5,279 5,310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.58% 11.73% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,299 3,717 3,694
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +13.21%
10th Percentile £200 £185 £200
90th Percentile £650 £638 £610
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 133 143
London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +28.79% -2.94%
10th Percentile £12.90 £12.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.25 £56.50 £39.05
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.48% +6.35% -1.56%

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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 6 months to 18 October 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
Central London -26 5 £450 +12.50% 3
West London - 2 - -
South London - 1 £135 -
VMware Workstation
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 London region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (93.10%) Windows
3 25 (86.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (82.76%) Windows 7
4 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
5 20 (68.97%) Windows 10
6 17 (58.62%) SCCM
7 15 (51.72%) Citrix
8 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
8 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Office
8 14 (48.28%) Apple
8 14 (48.28%) XenDesktop
9 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
10 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
11 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (34.48%) Office 365
12 10 (34.48%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (34.48%) AdminStudio
12 10 (34.48%) VBScript
12 10 (34.48%) DNS
12 10 (34.48%) Application Virtualisation
13 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (31.03%) DHCP
13 9 (31.03%) Finance
13 9 (31.03%) Apple iOS
14 8 (27.59%) iPhone
14 8 (27.59%) iPad
14 8 (27.59%) Migration

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 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) DNS
2 9 (31.03%) DHCP
3 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
3 8 (27.59%) VoIP
4 7 (24.14%) Internet
5 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
5 3 (10.34%) VPN
5 3 (10.34%) WebEx
6 1 (3.45%) LAN
6 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) GIS
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) AdminStudio
2 7 (24.14%) MSI
3 1 (3.45%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Support Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (27.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Applications Packager
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory Support
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Exchange Support
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Support Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (13.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Citrix Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Citrix Support
6 4 (13.79%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Citrix Support
7 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) XMPP
2 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) iPad
1 8 (27.59%) iPhone
2 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (10.34%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Windows 7
3 20 (68.97%) Windows 10
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (31.03%) Apple iOS
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.34%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Mac OS
6 3 (10.34%) Unix
7 2 (6.90%) CentOS
7 2 (6.90%) HPUX
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.90%) Solaris
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) AIX
8 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Application Virtualisation
2 8 (27.59%) Migration
3 6 (20.69%) Application Packaging
3 6 (20.69%) Investment Management
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) ITSM
5 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.34%) BCP
6 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) Runbook
8 1 (3.45%) CAD
8 1 (3.45%) CAE
8 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
8 1 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
2 10 (34.48%) VBScript
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
3 14 (48.28%) XenDesktop
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (17.24%) XenApp
7 3 (10.34%) Xen
8 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
9 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
9 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
9 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) AirWatch
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) FlexNet
4 1 (3.45%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Citrix
3 14 (48.28%) Apple
4 6 (20.69%) Avaya
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Ivanti
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Mitel
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) Adobe
7 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) Reuters
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) Thales