Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 544 608 593
Rank change year-on-year +64 -15 +19
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 28 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.073% 0.055% 0.045%
As % of the System Software category 0.48% 0.37% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 12
London median daily rate £413 £363 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +9.43% -11.67%
10th Percentile £356 £157 £223
90th Percentile £443 £483 £484
England median daily rate £405 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +15.71% +3.70% +14.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £19.00 -
England median hourly rate - £21.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year - +8.86% -60.07%

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 5,886 6,848 5,043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.29% 15.17% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,303 5,004 3,542
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £188
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 143 142
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -9.41% +30.45%
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.00 £12.88
90th Percentile £53.60 £47.74 £52.45
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.10 £16.81
% change year-on-year +2.48% -4.20% +5.03%

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 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 23 September 2019. 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 +24 7 £375 +20.00% 3
West London +21 3 £385 -
North London - 2 - -
VMware Workstation
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 London region with a requirement for VMware Workstation.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (85.71%) Windows
3 24 (85.71%) Citrix
4 22 (78.57%) PowerShell
4 22 (78.57%) SCCM
5 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
6 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
6 19 (67.86%) vSphere
7 17 (60.71%) Office 365
7 17 (60.71%) Windows 10
8 16 (57.14%) Windows 7
9 13 (46.43%) Finance
10 12 (42.86%) BitLocker
11 11 (39.29%) XenApp
11 11 (39.29%) VPN
12 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
13 8 (28.57%) SSL
13 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
14 7 (25.00%) DNS
14 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
14 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
14 7 (25.00%) Software Deployment
14 7 (25.00%) Skype
15 6 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 6 (21.43%) Publishing
15 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
15 6 (21.43%) ITIL
16 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
16 5 (17.86%) Project Management

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 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (60.71%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) VPN
2 8 (28.57%) SSL
3 7 (25.00%) DNS
3 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 7 (25.00%) Skype
4 4 (14.29%) DHCP
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (10.71%) Modbus
5 3 (10.71%) Profibus
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (7.14%) HTTP
6 2 (7.14%) SSH
7 1 (3.57%) FTP
7 1 (3.57%) LAN
7 1 (3.57%) Telnet
7 1 (3.57%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MSI
2 2 (7.14%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Publishing
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Support Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Technology Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Applications Packager
7 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) JSON
1 3 (10.71%) JSP
1 3 (10.71%) Node.js
1 3 (10.71%) Servlets
1 3 (10.71%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) SCADA
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows 10
3 16 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Android
4 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Mac OS
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.14%) Unix
5 2 (7.14%) VMS
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Application Packaging
3 5 (17.86%) Investment Management
3 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) Data Management
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) ITSM
5 3 (10.71%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (10.71%) Project Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) Use Case
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) VBScript
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 19 (67.86%) vSphere
3 12 (42.86%) BitLocker
4 11 (39.29%) XenApp
5 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
6 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (10.71%) Firmware
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
9 2 (7.14%) vCloud
9 2 (7.14%) VMware NSX
10 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (78.57%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (10.71%) vCenter Server
3 2 (7.14%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.57%) Automic
4 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (85.71%) Citrix
3 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Palo Alto
5 4 (14.29%) Symantec
6 3 (10.71%) Bloomberg
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Dell
6 3 (10.71%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) Ivanti
6 3 (10.71%) Reuters
7 2 (7.14%) NetApp
8 1 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle
8 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.57%) Veeam