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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 248 389 366
Rank change year-on-year
+141 -23
Contract jobs citing vCloud 197 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 7.18% 2.64% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 40 31
Median daily rate £503 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.23% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £320 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £576 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.91
vCloud
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2743 2162 2365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.16% 9.32% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1898 1447 1526
Median daily rate £450 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
- +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 98 166
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £43.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 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
Croydon -6 21 £495 +10.00%
City of London +19 4 £496 +21.81% 1
Harrow - 4 £500 -
Bromley - 1 £475 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
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England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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.

1 196 (79.35%) Amazon AWS
2 191 (77.33%) VMware
3 183 (74.09%) DevOps
4 162 (65.59%) Puppet
5 146 (59.11%) Continuous Integration
6 144 (58.30%) Linux
7 137 (55.47%) Docker
8 135 (54.66%) Ansible
9 132 (53.44%) Agile Software Development
10 130 (52.63%) Scrum
11 129 (52.23%) Continuous Delivery
12 125 (50.61%) Jenkins
13 123 (49.80%) Git (software)
14 114 (46.15%) Hadoop
14 114 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
14 114 (46.15%) logstash
15 113 (45.75%) Kibana
16 112 (45.34%) Kubernetes
16 112 (45.34%) Apache
17 110 (44.53%) ZABBIX
17 110 (44.53%) Terraform
18 108 (43.72%) DNS
18 108 (43.72%) Configuration Management
19 107 (43.32%) Sonatype
19 107 (43.32%) Sonatype Nexus
19 107 (43.32%) SonarQube
20 106 (42.91%) Security Cleared
21 103 (41.70%) CentOS
21 103 (41.70%) SC Cleared
22 101 (40.89%) Ruby

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
1 112 (45.34%) Apache
2 99 (40.08%) Confluence
3 95 (38.46%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (7.29%) nginx
4 18 (7.29%) OpenStack
5 13 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.86%) JBoss
7 11 (4.45%) MS Exchange
8 10 (4.05%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.81%) IIS
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 93 (37.65%) HipChat
2 2 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 196 (79.35%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (28.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (11.34%) IaaS
4 22 (8.91%) PaaS
5 13 (5.26%) GitHub
6 10 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (2.83%) SaaS
8 3 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) IBM PureFlex
9 2 (0.81%) Office 365
10 1 (0.40%) G Suite
10 1 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 108 (43.72%) DNS
2 94 (38.06%) OpenLDAP
2 94 (38.06%) OpenVPN
2 94 (38.06%) SSH
3 26 (10.53%) Firewall
4 20 (8.10%) Reverse Proxy
5 15 (6.07%) VPN
6 14 (5.67%) SAN
7 10 (4.05%) DMZ
7 10 (4.05%) LAN
7 10 (4.05%) SNMP
8 9 (3.64%) WAN
9 8 (3.24%) MPLS
9 8 (3.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (2.02%) IPsec
11 4 (1.62%) DHCP
11 4 (1.62%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (1.62%) LDAP
12 2 (0.81%) HTTP
12 2 (0.81%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (46.15%) Hadoop
1 114 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (10.53%) Big Data
3 24 (9.72%) MySQL
4 16 (6.48%) Redis
5 14 (5.67%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.86%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.24%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.81%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 125 (50.61%) Jenkins
2 123 (49.80%) Git (software)
3 107 (43.32%) SonarQube
3 107 (43.32%) Sonatype Nexus
4 96 (38.87%) Maven
5 95 (38.46%) JIRA
6 94 (38.06%) Ant
6 94 (38.06%) JUnit
7 93 (37.65%) JIRA Agile
8 91 (36.84%) Liquibase
9 79 (31.98%) Bitbucket
10 15 (6.07%) Artifactory
10 15 (6.07%) Gerrit
11 11 (4.45%) Mercurial
11 11 (4.45%) Subversion
12 8 (3.24%) GitLab
13 6 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.43%) TeamCity
14 5 (2.02%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (6.48%) Finance
2 13 (5.26%) Retail
3 6 (2.43%) Legal
4 5 (2.02%) Banking
4 5 (2.02%) Marketing
5 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 137 (55.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (19.03%) Senior DevOps
2 47 (19.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 34 (13.77%) Architect
4 29 (11.74%) Consultant
5 24 (9.72%) Lead DevOps
6 22 (8.91%) DevOps Consultant
7 18 (7.29%) Big Data Engineer
8 17 (6.88%) Cloud Architect
9 14 (5.67%) AWS Architect
9 14 (5.67%) Data Engineer
9 14 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.86%) Platform Engineer
11 11 (4.45%) VMware Engineer
12 10 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (3.64%) Azure Architect
13 9 (3.64%) DevOps Systems Engineer
14 8 (3.24%) Automation Engineer
14 8 (3.24%) Data Centre Architect
14 8 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (39.27%) ELK Stack
2 96 (38.87%) MCollective
3 90 (36.44%) Software Packaging
4 18 (7.29%) LAMP
5 17 (6.88%) Web Services
6 16 (6.48%) LAPP Stack
7 14 (5.67%) J2EE
8 13 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
9 11 (4.45%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (3.24%) Middleware
10 8 (3.24%) REST
11 5 (2.02%) XML
12 3 (1.21%) jQuery
13 2 (0.81%) AngularJS
13 2 (0.81%) CSS
13 2 (0.81%) Django
13 2 (0.81%) HTML
13 2 (0.81%) Memcached
13 2 (0.81%) Spring
14 1 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.74%) Private Cloud
2 27 (10.93%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.02%) Replication
6 4 (1.62%) EMC VNX
6 4 (1.62%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.81%) Blog
8 2 (0.81%) Clustering
8 2 (0.81%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.81%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.81%) PKI
8 2 (0.81%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.40%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.40%) Online Games
9 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 144 (58.30%) Linux
2 103 (41.70%) CentOS
3 26 (10.53%) Unix
4 25 (10.12%) Windows
5 15 (6.07%) Ubuntu
6 12 (4.86%) Windows Server
7 11 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (74.09%) DevOps
2 146 (59.11%) Continuous Integration
3 132 (53.44%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (52.63%) Scrum
5 129 (52.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 108 (43.72%) Configuration Management
7 93 (37.65%) Service Management
8 90 (36.44%) Identity Management
9 81 (32.79%) Case Management
10 74 (29.96%) Coaching
11 64 (25.91%) Workflow
12 59 (23.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (8.50%) User Stories
14 20 (8.10%) Build Automation
15 16 (6.48%) Software Engineering
16 15 (6.07%) Open Source
17 13 (5.26%) Migration
17 13 (5.26%) OWASP
18 11 (4.45%) E-Commerce
19 10 (4.05%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 101 (40.89%) Ruby
2 88 (35.63%) Shell Script
3 28 (11.34%) Bash Shell
4 27 (10.93%) Python
5 26 (10.53%) Perl
6 17 (6.88%) PHP
6 17 (6.88%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.45%) Java
8 8 (3.24%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.40%) C
9 1 (0.40%) Go
9 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 106 (42.91%) Security Cleared
2 103 (41.70%) SC Cleared
3 46 (18.62%) CTC Cleared
4 41 (16.60%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (3.24%) CCNA
5 8 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.62%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.21%) VCAP
9 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.40%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 137 (55.47%) Docker
2 97 (39.27%) Squid
3 93 (37.65%) Postfix
4 53 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (9.72%) vSphere
6 21 (8.50%) Active Directory
6 21 (8.50%) HDFS
7 16 (6.48%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (3.24%) KVM
8 8 (3.24%) Xen
9 6 (2.43%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.81%) NFS
10 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 162 (65.59%) Puppet
2 135 (54.66%) Ansible
3 114 (46.15%) logstash
4 113 (45.75%) Kibana
5 112 (45.34%) Kubernetes
6 110 (44.53%) Terraform
6 110 (44.53%) ZABBIX
7 96 (38.87%) Rancher
8 32 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (10.12%) vRealize
10 16 (6.48%) Mesos
10 16 (6.48%) Salt
11 14 (5.67%) HAProxy
11 14 (5.67%) Rundeck
12 9 (3.64%) Nagios
12 9 (3.64%) Zenoss
13 8 (3.24%) Consul
13 8 (3.24%) Packer
14 5 (2.02%) BladeLogic
15 4 (1.62%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 191 (77.33%) VMware
2 107 (43.32%) Sonatype
3 93 (37.65%) Oracle
4 79 (31.98%) Atlassian
5 27 (10.93%) Red Hat
6 22 (8.91%) Hortonworks
7 21 (8.50%) Google
8 15 (6.07%) Cisco
9 14 (5.67%) Citrix
9 14 (5.67%) EMC
10 12 (4.86%) Black Duck
10 12 (4.86%) Microsoft
10 12 (4.86%) Veracode
11 8 (3.24%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.62%) Adobe
13 3 (1.21%) Dell
13 3 (1.21%) HP
13 3 (1.21%) MobileIron
13 3 (1.21%) NetApp
13 3 (1.21%) Veritas
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