The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vCloud Suite
England / London
Rank 352 388 354
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -34
Contract jobs citing vCloud 48 24 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 2.00% 1.17% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 40
Median daily rate £506 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £293 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £798 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+28.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.60 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2396 2048 1949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.29% 9.92% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1667 1408 1279
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 83 114
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing vCloud as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in London

vCloud
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

vCloud Daily Rate Trend in London

vCloud
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vCloud across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

vCloud Daily Rate Histogram in London

vCloud
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

vCloud Hourly Rate Trend in London

vCloud
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Croydon - 13 - -
City of London -5 2 £513 +20.58%
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing vCloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 175 (84.54%) VMware
2 159 (76.81%) Amazon AWS
3 154 (74.40%) DevOps
4 147 (71.01%) Puppet
5 145 (70.05%) Continuous Integration
6 136 (65.70%) Linux
7 121 (58.45%) Scrum
8 118 (57.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 113 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
10 110 (53.14%) Hadoop
11 108 (52.17%) Git (software)
11 108 (52.17%) Jenkins
12 106 (51.21%) Security Cleared
13 104 (50.24%) SC Cleared
14 99 (47.83%) Ansible
15 95 (45.89%) Configuration Management
16 94 (45.41%) PostgreSQL
17 93 (44.93%) DNS
18 90 (43.48%) ZABBIX
18 90 (43.48%) Docker
19 88 (42.51%) logstash
20 86 (41.55%) Sonatype Nexus
21 85 (41.06%) Kibana
22 84 (40.58%) Apache
22 84 (40.58%) Oracle
23 83 (40.10%) SonarQube
24 82 (39.61%) Sonatype
24 82 (39.61%) Service Management
24 82 (39.61%) JIRA
25 81 (39.13%) Software Packaging

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 84 (40.58%) Apache
2 80 (38.65%) Elasticsearch
3 79 (38.16%) Confluence
4 22 (10.63%) nginx
5 13 (6.28%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.42%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.93%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.45%) JBoss
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.48%) IIS
10 1 (0.48%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 75 (36.23%) HipChat
2 1 (0.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 159 (76.81%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (18.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.25%) IaaS
4 14 (6.76%) PaaS
5 7 (3.38%) SaaS
6 6 (2.90%) GitHub
7 5 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (1.45%) Heroku
10 2 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.97%) Office 365
11 1 (0.48%) G Suite
11 1 (0.48%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 93 (44.93%) DNS
2 79 (38.16%) OpenLDAP
2 79 (38.16%) OpenVPN
2 79 (38.16%) SSH
3 28 (13.53%) Reverse Proxy
4 26 (12.56%) VPN
5 21 (10.14%) IPsec
6 19 (9.18%) Firewall
7 13 (6.28%) SSL
8 10 (4.83%) HTTP
8 10 (4.83%) TCP/IP
9 8 (3.86%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (3.38%) LAN
10 7 (3.38%) LDAP
10 7 (3.38%) MPLS
10 7 (3.38%) WAN
11 6 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (2.90%) SAN
12 5 (2.42%) DHCP
13 4 (1.93%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (53.14%) Hadoop
2 94 (45.41%) PostgreSQL
3 38 (18.36%) Big Data
4 25 (12.08%) Oracle Database
4 25 (12.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (7.25%) Redis
6 13 (6.28%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.86%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.90%) MySQL
9 3 (1.45%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.45%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.97%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.48%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 108 (52.17%) Git (software)
1 108 (52.17%) Jenkins
2 86 (41.55%) Sonatype Nexus
3 83 (40.10%) SonarQube
4 82 (39.61%) JIRA
5 80 (38.65%) Maven
6 79 (38.16%) Ant
6 79 (38.16%) JUnit
7 78 (37.68%) Liquibase
8 75 (36.23%) JIRA Agile
9 52 (25.12%) Bitbucket
10 7 (3.38%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (3.38%) Subversion
11 6 (2.90%) Artifactory
11 6 (2.90%) Gerrit
11 6 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.90%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.45%) Hudson
12 3 (1.45%) Selenium
12 3 (1.45%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (2.90%) Finance
2 4 (1.93%) Retail
3 3 (1.45%) Legal
4 2 (0.97%) Banking
4 2 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) Games
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (47.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (15.94%) Consultant
3 32 (15.46%) Architect
4 25 (12.08%) Big Data Engineer
5 22 (10.63%) Data Engineer
5 22 (10.63%) Senior DevOps
5 22 (10.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 20 (9.66%) Cloud Architect
7 17 (8.21%) DevOps Consultant
8 13 (6.28%) Lead DevOps
9 12 (5.80%) Infrastructure Architect
10 11 (5.31%) AWS Architect
11 9 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.86%) Azure Architect
13 7 (3.38%) Big Data Consultant
13 7 (3.38%) Data Consultant
13 7 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 6 (2.90%) Hadoop Consultant
14 6 (2.90%) Platform Engineer
14 6 (2.90%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (39.13%) ELK Stack
1 81 (39.13%) Software Packaging
2 79 (38.16%) MCollective
3 9 (4.35%) Node.js
4 8 (3.86%) Middleware
4 8 (3.86%) Web Services
5 5 (2.42%) J2EE
5 5 (2.42%) LAMP
5 5 (2.42%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (1.93%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (1.45%) jQuery
7 3 (1.45%) REST
7 3 (1.45%) SAML
8 2 (0.97%) .NET
8 2 (0.97%) CSS
8 2 (0.97%) Django
8 2 (0.97%) HTML
8 2 (0.97%) Memcached
8 2 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.18%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.25%) Private Cloud
3 7 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.45%) Replication
5 2 (0.97%) Blog
5 2 (0.97%) Clustering
5 2 (0.97%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.97%) EMC VNX
5 2 (0.97%) Public Cloud
5 2 (0.97%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.48%) Online Games
6 1 (0.48%) PKI
6 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 136 (65.70%) Linux
2 72 (34.78%) CentOS
3 42 (20.29%) Unix
4 23 (11.11%) Windows
5 18 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (6.28%) RancherOS
6 13 (6.28%) VyOS
7 9 (4.35%) Windows Server
8 7 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.42%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (74.40%) DevOps
2 145 (70.05%) Continuous Integration
3 121 (58.45%) Scrum
4 118 (57.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 113 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (45.89%) Configuration Management
7 82 (39.61%) Service Management
8 78 (37.68%) Identity Management
9 58 (28.02%) Workflow
10 54 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 52 (25.12%) Case Management
12 51 (24.64%) Coaching
13 30 (14.49%) Build Automation
13 30 (14.49%) User Stories
14 18 (8.70%) Open Source
15 9 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (4.35%) SOA
16 7 (3.38%) Auto-Scaling
17 6 (2.90%) High Availability
17 6 (2.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 75 (36.23%) Shell Script
2 61 (29.47%) Ruby
3 17 (8.21%) Java
3 17 (8.21%) PowerShell
4 14 (6.76%) Bash Shell
4 14 (6.76%) Python
5 10 (4.83%) Perl
6 7 (3.38%) PHP
7 6 (2.90%) C
8 3 (1.45%) Go
8 3 (1.45%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.48%) C#
9 1 (0.48%) Scala
9 1 (0.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (51.21%) Security Cleared
2 104 (50.24%) SC Cleared
3 35 (16.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 30 (14.49%) CTC Cleared
5 14 (6.76%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.42%) CCNA
7 5 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.93%) Degree
9 3 (1.45%) VCAP
10 2 (0.97%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.97%) CCNP
10 2 (0.97%) CCSP
11 1 (0.48%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.48%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.45%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (43.48%) Docker
2 80 (38.65%) Squid
3 78 (37.68%) Postfix
4 52 (25.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (14.98%) HDFS
6 18 (8.70%) vSphere
7 14 (6.76%) Active Directory
8 6 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.42%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.45%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.97%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.48%) KVM
12 1 (0.48%) NFS
12 1 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 147 (71.01%) Puppet
2 99 (47.83%) Ansible
3 90 (43.48%) ZABBIX
4 88 (42.51%) logstash
5 85 (41.06%) Kibana
6 79 (38.16%) Kubernetes
6 79 (38.16%) Rancher
6 79 (38.16%) Terraform
7 22 (10.63%) Consul
7 22 (10.63%) Packer
8 21 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (8.70%) HAProxy
10 16 (7.73%) vRealize
11 6 (2.90%) Nagios
12 5 (2.42%) Salt
13 4 (1.93%) Rundeck
14 3 (1.45%) CFEngine
14 3 (1.45%) FortiGate
14 3 (1.45%) Graphite
14 3 (1.45%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 175 (84.54%) VMware
2 84 (40.58%) Oracle
3 82 (39.61%) Sonatype
4 55 (26.57%) Atlassian
5 31 (14.98%) Hortonworks
6 22 (10.63%) AppDynamics
7 15 (7.25%) Google
8 14 (6.76%) Cisco
9 13 (6.28%) Vyatta
10 10 (4.83%) Microsoft
10 10 (4.83%) Red Hat
11 9 (4.35%) Citrix
12 6 (2.90%) Juniper
13 5 (2.42%) Adobe
13 5 (2.42%) New Relic
13 5 (2.42%) Palo Alto
14 3 (1.45%) Black Duck
14 3 (1.45%) F5
14 3 (1.45%) Splunk
14 3 (1.45%) Veracode
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