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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 120 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing vCloud 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.88% 0.98% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate £404 £250 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.40% -23.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
227 305 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.92% 11.28% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 146 133
Average daily rate £350 £399 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +26.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 44
Average hourly rate £55.55 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £40.70 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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
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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £404 -
vCloud
South East

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
3 3 (50.00%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) FlexPod
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) VCDX
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) SoftLayer
4 2 (33.33%) vRealize
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) RightScale
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Intune
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Channel Sales Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 3 (50.00%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) VCDX
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) vRealize
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) RightScale
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £420 per day
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