The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Virtualisation Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtualization Consultant
UK / England
Rank 555 607 569
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 5 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.008% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.009% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 19
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
38923 45199 45004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.07% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25520 29485 28268
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.48% +5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1530 1806
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Virtualisation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Virtualisation Consultant in the job title.

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 3 £450 -10.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
East of England - 1 - -
Virtualisation Consultant
UK

Virtualisation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Virtualisation Consultant 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 England region featuring Virtualisation Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) IaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) PaaS
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) HPUX
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (20.00%) HP Storage
4 2 (20.00%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi

Virtualisation Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) HPUX
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) VMS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
1 2 (20.00%) Coaching
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (20.00%) Service Management
1 2 (20.00%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Use Case
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) vCloud
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix