Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 613 589 608
Rank change year-on-year -24 +19 -14
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 27 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.043% 0.037%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 4
London median daily rate £428 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.14% +0.36% +55.00%
10th Percentile £167 £219 £308
90th Percentile £475 £488 £423
England median daily rate £395 £375 £309
% change year-on-year +5.33% +21.46% +17.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £19.00 - -
England median hourly rate £20.25 £14.22 £26.00
% change year-on-year +42.46% -45.33% +29.21%

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 6,597 4,596 4,947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.28% 10.98% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,827 3,222 3,491
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £200 £188 £195
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 119 143
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £14.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +40.94% -12.35%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.88 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £29.45
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.92% -4.69%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -29 9 £435 +8.75% 1
West London - 1 - -
VMware Workstation
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
3 23 (85.19%) Windows
4 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (77.78%) Windows 7
5 21 (77.78%) Windows 10
6 19 (70.37%) SCCM
6 19 (70.37%) XenDesktop
7 17 (62.96%) PowerShell
7 17 (62.96%) Citrix
8 15 (55.56%) VBScript
8 15 (55.56%) Office 365
9 12 (44.44%) Publishing
10 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
11 10 (37.04%) Migration
12 9 (33.33%) Finance
12 9 (33.33%) AdminStudio
12 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
12 9 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
13 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (29.63%) Apple
14 7 (25.93%) VoIP
15 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
15 6 (22.22%) Internet

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 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Autodesk Inventor
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) VoIP
2 6 (22.22%) Internet
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (18.52%) DHCP
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) WebEx
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.70%) HTTP
6 1 (3.70%) SMTP
6 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) AdminStudio
2 6 (22.22%) MSI
General
1 12 (44.44%) Publishing
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Applications Packager
4 5 (18.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (18.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Exchange Support
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix Support
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XMPP
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) PKI
2 5 (18.52%) iPad
2 5 (18.52%) iPhone
3 3 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows 10
2 21 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
7 1 (3.70%) AIX
7 1 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) SUSE
7 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 9 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 6 (22.22%) Application Packaging
3 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 6 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 5 (18.52%) Software Deployment
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) BCP
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) ITSM
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (3.70%) CAD
8 1 (3.70%) CAE
8 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) PowerShell
2 15 (55.56%) VBScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (70.37%) XenDesktop
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (22.22%) BitLocker
5 6 (22.22%) vSphere
6 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (11.11%) Xen
6 3 (11.11%) XenApp
7 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (70.37%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.70%) FlexNet
3 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) Apple
5 4 (14.81%) Avaya
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco
6 3 (11.11%) Ivanti
7 2 (7.41%) Mitel
8 1 (3.70%) Adobe
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Meraki
8 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard