The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Virtualisation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 161 208 195
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.088% 0.051% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.053% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £515 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
-28.20% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 - -
Virtualisation Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3257 5619 5464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.51% 94.87% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2633 4360 3966
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 91 95
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £25.34 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Virtualisation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

Virtualisation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Virtualisation Engineer
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 Virtualisation Engineer across the City of London region.

Virtualisation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Virtualisation Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer across the City of London region.

Virtualisation Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Virtualisation Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) AppSense
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft