Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 529 356 551
Rank change year-on-year -173 +195 +71
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 20 1 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.007% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 0.43% 0.053% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 24
10th Percentile £235 " £356
25th Percentile £381 £425 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £418 £450 £413
Median % change year-on-year -7.22% +9.09% +13.79%
75th Percentile £775 £475 £432
90th Percentile " " £443
England median daily rate £388 £419 £400
% change year-on-year -7.46% +4.69% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 4,611 1,898 5,933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.64% 14.16% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,445 1,358 4,394
10th Percentile £340 £300 £200
25th Percentile £456 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £513
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% +2.50%
75th Percentile £638 £600 £600
90th Percentile £706 £675 £675
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 21 101
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.70 £12.76
25th Percentile £21.00 £13.50 £16.08
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +10.53%
75th Percentile £45.94 £43.75 £37.50
90th Percentile £59.25 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.23% +10.94% -

VMware Workstation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Workstation in London

VMware Workstation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for VMware Workstation in London

VMware Workstation
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Workstation in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Workstation in London

VMware Workstation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

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 25 September 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 London - 5 - -
Central London - 1 £375 -
VMware Workstation
England

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

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) VPN
5 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft 365
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (45.00%) LAN
6 9 (45.00%) WAN
6 9 (45.00%) Firewall
7 8 (40.00%) DHCP
7 8 (40.00%) DNS
7 8 (40.00%) SaaS
7 8 (40.00%) PaaS
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
9 6 (30.00%) IPsec
9 6 (30.00%) Games
9 6 (30.00%) IKE
9 6 (30.00%) Password Management
9 6 (30.00%) SSL
9 6 (30.00%) CA
9 6 (30.00%) Apple
9 6 (30.00%) PKI
9 6 (30.00%) SCCM
9 6 (30.00%) OAuth
9 6 (30.00%) vSphere
9 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability 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 6 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (40.00%) PaaS
2 8 (40.00%) SaaS
3 6 (30.00%) IaaS
4 4 (20.00%) Azure
5 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (5.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) VPN
2 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) DHCP
3 8 (40.00%) DNS
4 6 (30.00%) IKE
4 6 (30.00%) IPsec
4 6 (30.00%) SSL
5 5 (25.00%) Junos
5 5 (25.00%) SAN
6 4 (20.00%) Wireless
7 3 (15.00%) VoIP
8 2 (10.00%) FTP
9 1 (5.00%) Network Security
9 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (30.00%) Games
3 4 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Back Office
5 1 (5.00%) Dutch Language
5 1 (5.00%) German Language
5 1 (5.00%) Law
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Design Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Lead Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Lead Security Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Security Architect
4 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) OAuth
1 6 (30.00%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) PKI
1 6 (30.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (25.00%) iPad
2 5 (25.00%) iPhone
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 6 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
1 6 (30.00%) Password Management
1 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Storage Management
3 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ACSP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) Docker
3 6 (30.00%) vCloud
3 6 (30.00%) vSphere
4 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
6 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) SCOM
2 4 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Apple
3 6 (30.00%) CA
4 5 (25.00%) Adobe
4 5 (25.00%) Dell
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) Kaspersky
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Veeam
5 3 (15.00%) Mitel
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Avaya
7 1 (5.00%) iManage
7 1 (5.00%) McAfee
7 1 (5.00%) Polycom
7 1 (5.00%) Remedy
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) Sybase