Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 609 608 614
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 23 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.049% 0.018% 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.15% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 4
London median daily rate £350 £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +66.67% -15.09%
England median daily rate £350 £285 £238
% change year-on-year +22.81% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.75 £49.46 £19.03
% change year-on-year -60.07% +159.91% -5.13%

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 5730 5444 4517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.28% 12.21% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4111 3759 3052
London median daily rate £485 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £185 £193 £173
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 142 215
London median hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.79% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £12.10 £12.03 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.60 £50.00 £38.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 - 1 - -
VMware Workstation
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (78.26%) Windows
4 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
6 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
7 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (43.48%) Office 365
8 9 (39.13%) DNS
8 9 (39.13%) vSphere
8 9 (39.13%) Finance
9 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
9 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
10 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
10 6 (26.09%) Citrix
10 6 (26.09%) VBScript
10 6 (26.09%) SCCM
10 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
10 6 (26.09%) Software Deployment
11 5 (21.74%) BitLocker
11 5 (21.74%) PKI
11 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
11 5 (21.74%) Publishing
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 5 (21.74%) Linux
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
11 5 (21.74%) Bloomberg
12 4 (17.39%) BCP
12 4 (17.39%) Service 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Office 365
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) Internet
4 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) VoIP
4 2 (8.70%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.35%) DMZ
5 1 (4.35%) LDAP
5 1 (4.35%) NAS
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) Skype
5 1 (4.35%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Publishing
3 4 (17.39%) Front Office
4 2 (8.70%) Law
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Developer
2 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Project Support Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Technology Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Akka
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
1 2 (8.70%) Play Framework
1 2 (8.70%) REST
1 2 (8.70%) spray
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
1 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
1 2 (8.70%) Symfony
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
2 5 (21.74%) PKI
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
3 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
4 1 (4.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (8.70%) Android
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Software Deployment
2 4 (17.39%) BCP
2 4 (17.39%) Break/Fix
2 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Functional Programming
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITSM
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Service Design
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 6 (26.09%) VBScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) Scala
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) vSphere
4 5 (21.74%) BitLocker
4 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
5 4 (17.39%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (8.70%) Docker
7 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) Bloomberg
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) FactSet
6 2 (8.70%) CommVault
6 2 (8.70%) Mitel
6 2 (8.70%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) Equitrac
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) iManage
7 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.35%) Polycom
7 1 (4.35%) Reuters
7 1 (4.35%) Veeam
7 1 (4.35%) Veritas
7 1 (4.35%) Zerto