The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Virtualisation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Specialist
Rank 599 604 588
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Specialist 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £255 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Virtualisation Specialist
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
46756 47408 46705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.70% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30937 29879 29302
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1327 1880 1986
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Virtualisation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Virtualisation Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Specialist Daily Rate Trend in England

Virtualisation Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in England

Virtualisation Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
North West - 3 £400 -
London 0 2 - -
South East -10 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Virtualisation Specialist
UK

Virtualisation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Virtualisation Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) VMware
1 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
6 5 (27.78%) vSphere
7 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
7 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 4 (22.22%) Firmware
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (16.67%) vMotion
8 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) DHCP
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) NAS
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) SCCM
8 3 (16.67%) SCOM

Virtualisation Specialist 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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) SUSE
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) vSphere
4 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Firmware
5 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
1 3 (16.67%) vMotion
2 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) HP