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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 613 606 593
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 9 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.027% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.029% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Median daily rate £415 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £407 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Virtualisation Consultant
UK

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
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Yorkshire +2 4 - - 1
London -4 3 £415 -7.77%
South East - 2 £445 -
Virtualisation Consultant
UK

Virtualisation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 16 (69.57%) VMware
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 8 (34.78%) SAN
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Clustering
5 6 (26.09%) Replication
5 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
6 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
6 5 (21.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (21.74%) EqualLogic
6 5 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (21.74%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) VMS
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Dell
7 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) Sybase
7 4 (17.39%) DB2
7 4 (17.39%) MySQL
7 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) Analytics

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 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) iPlanet
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
1 4 (17.39%) DB2
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
1 1 (4.35%) JSP
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Clustering
1 6 (26.09%) Replication
2 5 (21.74%) EqualLogic
3 2 (8.70%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.35%) CMDB
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) VMS
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Analytics
1 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (8.70%) DevOps
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Presales
2 2 (8.70%) Project Management
2 2 (8.70%) SOA
3 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) DNA
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) V-Model
3 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) MCSD
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
3 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (8.70%) XenApp
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) vRealize
3 1 (4.35%) AppDNA
3 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) Sybase
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) BEA
7 1 (4.35%) CommVault
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) Green Hat
7 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.35%) Sun