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 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 - 118 -
Contract jobs citing vCloud 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.20% -
As % of the System Software category - 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £385 -
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
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
292 327 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.28% 13.04% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 150 152
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £541 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 81 43
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) vRealize
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
4 1 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) vRealize
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco