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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 121 125 131
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing vCloud 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.55% 0.66% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£465 £330 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £330 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £330 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £400 £295
% change year-on-year
-0.93% +35.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 - -
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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
322 305 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.42% 12.11% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 139 101
Average daily rate £400 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 43 41
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.60 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -0.99%

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014. 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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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
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Job
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vCloud
South East

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
5 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (33.33%) IaaS
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) WSUS
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) PaaS
5 2 (33.33%) BMC
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) VCP4
2 1 (16.67%) VCAP
2 1 (16.67%) VCP5
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) BMC
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) Nimsoft
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