The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 122 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing vCloud 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% - -
As % of the System Software category 2.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
vCloud
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
343 326 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.68% 10.95% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 178 138
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 31 60
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.50 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.80 £24.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +1.58%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

vCloud
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

vCloud Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

vCloud
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 4 £300 - 3
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (50.00%) vSphere
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 4 (28.57%) IIS
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) JBoss
6 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) IBM SmartCloud
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Korn
6 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (28.57%) GlassFish
7 3 (21.43%) SCOM
7 3 (21.43%) iSCSI

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 4 (28.57%) IIS
1 4 (28.57%) JBoss
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 4 (28.57%) GlassFish
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
1 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
1 3 (21.43%) BIG-IP
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
1 3 (21.43%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Perl
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 4 (28.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (21.43%) NFS
6 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
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