Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 594 580
Rank change year-on-year -15 -14 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Workstation 21 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.045% 0.019% 0.016%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 4
London median daily rate £475 £275 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.73% +25.71% -48.53%
10th Percentile £202 £197 £191
90th Percentile £550 £368 £225
England median daily rate £350 £280 £238
% change year-on-year +25.00% +17.89% -18.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
London median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £49.46 £21.75
% change year-on-year -59.56% +127.40% -24.43%

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 5,875 5,167 4,229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.64% 12.30% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,276 3,561 2,874
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £173
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
England median daily rate £440 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% +8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 148 188
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +16.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £39.05
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.15 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.19% -

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 - 3 £525 - 1
West London - 2 £208 - 2
VMware Workstation
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 14 (66.67%) Windows 7
6 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (52.38%) Office 365
8 10 (47.62%) SCCM
9 9 (42.86%) Citrix
9 9 (42.86%) Software Deployment
9 9 (42.86%) vSphere
10 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
10 8 (38.10%) VBScript
10 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
11 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
11 7 (33.33%) PKI
11 7 (33.33%) Publishing
11 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (33.33%) BitLocker
12 6 (28.57%) DNS
12 6 (28.57%) Finance
13 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
14 4 (19.05%) SQL
14 4 (19.05%) ITIL
14 4 (19.05%) MCSA
14 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (19.05%) Migration
15 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) VLAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) DMZ
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) PCoIP
4 1 (4.76%) Skype
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) MSI
1 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (33.33%) Publishing
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technology Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Audio Visual Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Project Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Akka
1 1 (4.76%) JSON
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Node.js
1 1 (4.76%) Play Framework
1 1 (4.76%) REST
1 1 (4.76%) spray
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
1 1 (4.76%) Symfony
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) PKI
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
4 1 (4.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 10
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) Android
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Software Deployment
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (4.76%) BCP
4 1 (4.76%) Break/Fix
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Programming
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
1 8 (38.10%) VBScript
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) Scala
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCSA
3 3 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) vSphere
4 7 (33.33%) BitLocker
4 7 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (4.76%) Docker
6 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Apple
4 3 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) CommVault
5 2 (9.52%) MobileIron
5 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) FactSet
6 1 (4.76%) Intel
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) Polycom
6 1 (4.76%) Zerto