The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 187 196 220
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Contract jobs citing vCloud 9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the System Software category 1.83% 1.37% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Average daily rate
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£413 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £475 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.91 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -60.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
493 585 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.37% 10.07% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 415 422
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 47
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £126.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing vCloud across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

vCloud
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

vCloud Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

vCloud
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vCloud across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

vCloud Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (20.00%) nginx
6 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (20.00%) Puppet
6 3 (20.00%) vSphere
6 3 (20.00%) Office 365
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) Dell
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (20.00%) MCSE
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) Python

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) Mule ESB
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (13.33%) Gerrit
2 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) LAMP
2 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (13.33%) OWASP
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
2 1 (6.67%) ETL
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
2 1 (6.67%) Security Management
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Scrum
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
2 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
1 3 (20.00%) Python
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) MCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCA
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCEA
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (13.33%) Docker
4 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
2 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
2 2 (13.33%) HAProxy
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) logstash
2 2 (13.33%) Salt
2 2 (13.33%) Kibana
2 2 (13.33%) Rundeck
3 1 (6.67%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) Veeam
4 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.67%) Dell KACE
5 1 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (6.67%) CommVault
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
City, London
Spinnaker Red
Rate: From £480 to £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £401 per day
Posted: 22 days ago