The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 101 115 121
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing vCloud 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 3.06% 1.57% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £550 £510 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £365
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.60 -
vCloud
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
229 255 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.65% 10.05% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 117 197
Median daily rate £425 £380 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £192 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 28
Median hourly rate £43.28 £28.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.80% +59.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing vCloud as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

vCloud
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing vCloud across the Berkshire region.

vCloud Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

vCloud
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 4 £550 -
Newbury - 1 - -
vCloud
South East

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing vCloud 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (38.89%) CISMP
3 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 7 (38.89%) SAML
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 7 (38.89%) CRISC
3 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
3 7 (38.89%) Palo Alto
3 7 (38.89%) vRealize
4 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) Presales
7 3 (16.67%) Ansible
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) Puppet
7 3 (16.67%) Release Management
7 3 (16.67%) Workflow
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) DNS
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) EMC
8 2 (11.11%) Perl
8 2 (11.11%) Red Hat

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.11%) BGP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) MPLS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.56%) Pentaho
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Security Architect
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IP Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IP Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IP Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) SAML
2 1 (5.56%) Django
2 1 (5.56%) Kafka
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
1 2 (11.11%) EMC VNX
1 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) CoreOS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (5.56%) RancherOS
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Change Management
1 4 (22.22%) Presales
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (16.67%) Release Management
2 3 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CISMP
1 7 (38.89%) CRISC
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) RHCSA
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Docker
3 2 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 7 (38.89%) vRealize
2 3 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.56%) Rancher
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
2 7 (38.89%) Palo Alto
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas