Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 608 584 584
Rank change year-on-year -24 0 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 31 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.067% 0.017% 0.043%
As % of the System Software category 0.50% 0.15% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 5
London median daily rate £435 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +77.78% -50.00%
10th Percentile £185 £224 £194
90th Percentile £542 £476 £328
England median daily rate £394 £463 £225
% change year-on-year -14.81% +105.56% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
London median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £17.25 - £22.50

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 6,144 4,631 4,466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.30% 11.54% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,512 3,234 3,117
London median daily rate £500 £468 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +5.65% +10.63%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £181
90th Percentile £644 £625 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 113 174
London median hourly rate £20.50 £21.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +49.12% -16.18%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £33.38
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -0.72%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 - 9 £430 -
West London - 2 £208 - 4
VMware Workstation
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (90.32%) Windows
3 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
3 25 (80.65%) Windows 7
4 24 (77.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
6 22 (70.97%) SCCM
7 20 (64.52%) PowerShell
7 20 (64.52%) Citrix
7 20 (64.52%) Windows 10
8 19 (61.29%) VBScript
8 19 (61.29%) Publishing
8 19 (61.29%) XenDesktop
9 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (54.84%) Office 365
11 14 (45.16%) vSphere
11 14 (45.16%) Migration
12 13 (41.94%) Software Deployment
12 13 (41.94%) BitLocker
12 13 (41.94%) PKI
13 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
13 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (22.58%) Self-Motivation
14 6 (19.35%) Application Virtualisation
14 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (19.35%) Finance
14 6 (19.35%) Internet
14 6 (19.35%) MSI
14 6 (19.35%) AdminStudio
14 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office

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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (54.84%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 4 (12.90%) LAN
2 4 (12.90%) VoIP
3 3 (9.68%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) HTTP
5 1 (3.23%) PCoIP
5 1 (3.23%) SMTP
5 1 (3.23%) SSH
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) AdminStudio
1 6 (19.35%) MSI
General
1 19 (61.29%) Publishing
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Applications Packager
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.90%) Migration Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Technology Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) LDAP
1 1 (3.23%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) PKI
2 7 (22.58%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.23%) Tandem
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Windows 7
3 20 (64.52%) Windows 10
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) CentOS
8 1 (3.23%) Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.23%) SUSE
8 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Migration
2 13 (41.94%) Software Deployment
3 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
4 6 (19.35%) Application Virtualisation
5 5 (16.13%) Investment Management
5 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
7 3 (9.68%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (6.45%) Line Management
8 2 (6.45%) Statistics
9 1 (3.23%) ITSM
9 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
9 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.23%) Project Management
9 1 (3.23%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) PowerShell
2 19 (61.29%) VBScript
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
2 3 (9.68%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 24 (77.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (61.29%) XenDesktop
4 14 (45.16%) vSphere
5 13 (41.94%) BitLocker
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (70.97%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
3 20 (64.52%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) Apple
4 3 (9.68%) MobileIron
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) CommVault
6 1 (3.23%) Intel
6 1 (3.23%) Meraki
6 1 (3.23%) Mitel
6 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard