The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Virtualisation Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 574 576 510
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -66
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 9 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.013% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £415 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £383 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £443 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £433 £385
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46651 45814 39905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.37% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28796 28459 23430
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1839 1844 2046
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Virtualisation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Virtualisation Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Virtualisation Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Virtualisation Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Virtualisation Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Virtualisation Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant across the England region.

Virtualisation Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Virtualisation Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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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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
London -9 5 £425 +13.33% 1
North West - 2 £410 - 1
South East - 1 £465 -
Virtualisation Consultant
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Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Virtualisation Consultant in their job title 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 with Virtualisation Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (90.00%) VMware
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) vSphere
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) EMC
4 6 (30.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (20.00%) NetApp
7 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.00%) CLARiiON
7 3 (15.00%) vCloud
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
8 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (10.00%) XenServer
8 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
8 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (10.00%) Banking
8 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.00%) Security Management

Virtualisation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Virtualisation Consultant in their job title 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 with Virtualisation Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Celerra
2 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.00%) Security Management
2 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCA
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VCAP
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) vSphere
3 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) vCloud
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.00%) XenServer
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Legato
1 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) EMC
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Brocade
7 1 (5.00%) PlateSpin
7 1 (5.00%) Veeam