The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing vCloud 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.76% - -
As % of the System Software category 7.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
vCloud
East of 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 Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 100 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.75% 13.79% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 60 46
Average daily rate £275 £375 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +76.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £140 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Average hourly rate £23.00 £14.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.75 £19.00 £58.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.45%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing vCloud across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

vCloud
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

vCloud Daily Rate Trend in Essex

vCloud
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Brentwood - 4 £300 -
vCloud
East of England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Korn
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) GlassFish
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 4 (57.14%) JBoss
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) IBM SmartCloud
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Build Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) OpenStack

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 4 (57.14%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Build Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Korn
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat