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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 340 386 387
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +1
Contract jobs citing vCloud 88 38 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 3.23% 1.74% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 38
Median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £339 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £560 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £365
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.60 -
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
2726 2179 2134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.67% 9.66% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1880 1529 1376
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £212 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 107 160
Median hourly rate £18.33 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 0 20 £488 +8.33%
City of London -10 2 £500 +5.26%
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 210 (84.34%) VMware
2 197 (79.12%) Amazon AWS
3 187 (75.10%) DevOps
4 181 (72.69%) Puppet
5 173 (69.48%) Continuous Integration
6 161 (64.66%) Linux
7 154 (61.85%) Scrum
8 152 (61.04%) Continuous Delivery
9 145 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
10 140 (56.22%) Git (software)
10 140 (56.22%) Jenkins
11 139 (55.82%) Hadoop
12 134 (53.82%) Docker
13 131 (52.61%) Ansible
14 129 (51.81%) Security Cleared
15 128 (51.41%) SC Cleared
16 127 (51.00%) Configuration Management
16 127 (51.00%) DNS
17 125 (50.20%) ZABBIX
18 124 (49.80%) PostgreSQL
19 123 (49.40%) Apache
19 123 (49.40%) logstash
19 123 (49.40%) Sonatype Nexus
20 122 (49.00%) Kibana
21 120 (48.19%) SonarQube
21 120 (48.19%) Sonatype
22 119 (47.79%) Terraform
23 117 (46.99%) Kubernetes
23 117 (46.99%) JIRA
24 116 (46.59%) Squid

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
1 123 (49.40%) Apache
2 115 (46.18%) Confluence
3 114 (45.78%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (10.04%) nginx
5 13 (5.22%) OpenStack
6 9 (3.61%) MS Exchange
7 7 (2.81%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.41%) JBoss
9 3 (1.20%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.80%) IIS
10 2 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 109 (43.78%) HipChat
2 2 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 197 (79.12%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.03%) IaaS
4 12 (4.82%) PaaS
5 9 (3.61%) GitHub
6 7 (2.81%) SaaS
7 6 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.80%) Office 365
10 1 (0.40%) G Suite
10 1 (0.40%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 127 (51.00%) DNS
2 113 (45.38%) OpenLDAP
2 113 (45.38%) OpenVPN
2 113 (45.38%) SSH
3 31 (12.45%) Reverse Proxy
4 29 (11.65%) VPN
5 22 (8.84%) Firewall
6 19 (7.63%) IPsec
7 12 (4.82%) SAN
8 9 (3.61%) LAN
9 8 (3.21%) WAN
10 7 (2.81%) MPLS
10 7 (2.81%) SNMP
11 6 (2.41%) LDAP
11 6 (2.41%) TCP/IP
12 5 (2.01%) SSL
13 4 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (1.61%) DHCP
13 4 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (1.20%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (55.82%) Hadoop
2 124 (49.80%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (14.06%) Big Data
4 25 (10.04%) Oracle Database
4 25 (10.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (5.22%) MySQL
6 9 (3.61%) Redis
7 7 (2.81%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.01%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.80%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 140 (56.22%) Git (software)
1 140 (56.22%) Jenkins
2 123 (49.40%) Sonatype Nexus
3 120 (48.19%) SonarQube
4 117 (46.99%) JIRA
5 115 (46.18%) Maven
6 113 (45.38%) Ant
6 113 (45.38%) JUnit
7 110 (44.18%) Liquibase
8 109 (43.78%) JIRA Agile
9 81 (32.53%) Bitbucket
10 10 (4.02%) Subversion
11 9 (3.61%) Artifactory
11 9 (3.61%) Gerrit
12 7 (2.81%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.41%) TeamCity
14 5 (2.01%) GitLab
14 5 (2.01%) Vagrant
15 4 (1.61%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (4.02%) Finance
2 7 (2.81%) Retail
3 5 (2.01%) Legal
4 3 (1.20%) Marketing
5 2 (0.80%) Banking
5 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 130 (52.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (14.06%) Consultant
2 35 (14.06%) Senior DevOps
2 35 (14.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 32 (12.85%) Architect
4 24 (9.64%) Big Data Engineer
4 24 (9.64%) Lead DevOps
5 21 (8.43%) Data Engineer
5 21 (8.43%) DevOps Consultant
6 15 (6.02%) Cloud Architect
7 13 (5.22%) AWS Architect
8 12 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (3.61%) VMware Engineer
10 8 (3.21%) Azure Architect
10 8 (3.21%) Data Centre Architect
10 8 (3.21%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.21%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (2.81%) Big Data Consultant
11 7 (2.81%) Data Architect
11 7 (2.81%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (46.59%) ELK Stack
2 115 (46.18%) MCollective
3 112 (44.98%) Software Packaging
4 11 (4.42%) Web Services
5 10 (4.02%) LAMP
5 10 (4.02%) LAPP Stack
6 8 (3.21%) Middleware
7 7 (2.81%) J2EE
7 7 (2.81%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (2.01%) REST
9 4 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.20%) jQuery
11 2 (0.80%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.80%) CSS
11 2 (0.80%) Django
11 2 (0.80%) HTML
11 2 (0.80%) Memcached
11 2 (0.80%) Spring
11 2 (0.80%) XML
12 1 (0.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.64%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.83%) Private Cloud
3 9 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.61%) Replication
5 3 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.20%) EMC VNX
6 2 (0.80%) Blog
6 2 (0.80%) Clustering
6 2 (0.80%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.80%) PKI
6 2 (0.80%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.80%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.40%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.40%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.40%) Online Games
7 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 161 (64.66%) Linux
2 107 (42.97%) CentOS
3 35 (14.06%) Unix
4 26 (10.44%) Windows
5 18 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (5.22%) RancherOS
6 13 (5.22%) VyOS
7 12 (4.82%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.41%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (75.10%) DevOps
2 173 (69.48%) Continuous Integration
3 154 (61.85%) Scrum
4 152 (61.04%) Continuous Delivery
5 145 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
6 127 (51.00%) Configuration Management
7 116 (46.59%) Service Management
8 109 (43.78%) Identity Management
9 83 (33.33%) Case Management
10 82 (32.93%) Workflow
11 80 (32.13%) Coaching
12 71 (28.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 29 (11.65%) User Stories
14 28 (11.24%) Build Automation
15 15 (6.02%) Software Engineering
16 14 (5.62%) Open Source
17 11 (4.42%) Migration
18 8 (3.21%) E-Commerce
18 8 (3.21%) High Availability
18 8 (3.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 104 (41.77%) Shell Script
2 95 (38.15%) Ruby
3 21 (8.43%) Bash Shell
4 20 (8.03%) Python
5 18 (7.23%) PowerShell
6 16 (6.43%) Perl
7 10 (4.02%) Java
8 9 (3.61%) PHP
9 6 (2.41%) C
10 5 (2.01%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.20%) Go
12 1 (0.40%) C#
12 1 (0.40%) Scala
12 1 (0.40%) SQL
Qualifications
1 129 (51.81%) Security Cleared
2 128 (51.41%) SC Cleared
3 48 (19.28%) CTC Cleared
4 39 (15.66%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (5.22%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.81%) CCNA
6 7 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.20%) VCAP
9 2 (0.80%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) Degree
10 1 (0.40%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.40%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 134 (53.82%) Docker
2 116 (46.59%) Squid
3 112 (44.98%) Postfix
4 58 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (11.65%) HDFS
6 22 (8.84%) vSphere
7 20 (8.03%) Active Directory
8 9 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (2.01%) Hyper-V
9 5 (2.01%) KVM
9 5 (2.01%) Xen
10 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.80%) NFS
11 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 181 (72.69%) Puppet
2 131 (52.61%) Ansible
3 125 (50.20%) ZABBIX
4 123 (49.40%) logstash
5 122 (49.00%) Kibana
6 119 (47.79%) Terraform
7 117 (46.99%) Kubernetes
8 115 (46.18%) Rancher
9 22 (8.84%) Consul
9 22 (8.84%) Packer
9 22 (8.84%) vRealize
10 20 (8.03%) HAProxy
10 20 (8.03%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (2.81%) Salt
12 6 (2.41%) Nagios
12 6 (2.41%) Zenoss
13 5 (2.01%) BladeLogic
13 5 (2.01%) Rundeck
14 4 (1.61%) AirWatch
15 3 (1.20%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 210 (84.34%) VMware
2 120 (48.19%) Sonatype
3 115 (46.18%) Oracle
4 84 (33.73%) Atlassian
5 29 (11.65%) Hortonworks
6 22 (8.84%) AppDynamics
7 17 (6.83%) Google
8 16 (6.43%) Red Hat
9 15 (6.02%) Cisco
10 13 (5.22%) Microsoft
10 13 (5.22%) Vyatta
11 11 (4.42%) Citrix
12 8 (3.21%) EMC
13 6 (2.41%) Black Duck
13 6 (2.41%) Veracode
14 5 (2.01%) Juniper
15 4 (1.61%) Adobe
16 3 (1.20%) AlienVault
16 3 (1.20%) NetApp
16 3 (1.20%) Veritas
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