The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 124 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing vCloud 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.037% -
As % of the System Software category 1.85% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
325 274 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.64% 10.17% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 110 99
Average daily rate £398 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 35
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.10 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.06 £27.88 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing vCloud across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vCloud across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

vCloud Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

vCloud
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 6 £350 - 1
vCloud
South East

vCloud
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing vCloud also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited vCloud.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing vCloud also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited vCloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
2 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft