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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 120 119 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing vCloud 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.085% 0.081% 0.040%
As % of the System Software category 0.70% 0.69% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £513 £419 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £403
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
286 289 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.09% 11.71% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 150 125
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 39 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +29.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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 30 June 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
Reading - 1 £575 -
vCloud
South East

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) CentOS
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) FlexPod
6 2 (25.00%) VCP5
6 2 (25.00%) vRealize
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) NAS
6 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) BGP
7 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) CCNA
7 1 (12.50%) NetApp
7 1 (12.50%) 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 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) IGRP
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) FlexPod
3 1 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) CoreOS
3 1 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (12.50%) RancherOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VCP5
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) NCDA
4 1 (12.50%) VCP4
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) vRealize
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Rancher
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat