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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 361 362 381
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Contract jobs citing vCloud 57 63 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 2.42% 2.92% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 24
Median daily rate £550 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £522 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2358 2159 2037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.84% 9.40% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1672 1454 1277
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 154 157
Median hourly rate £17.94 £18.24 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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 29 May 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 29 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
Croydon -9 6 £480 +11.30%
Harrow - 3 £500 -
City of London +38 2 £538 +22.85% 2
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 61 (69.32%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (65.91%) VMware
3 47 (53.41%) DevOps
4 45 (51.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (42.05%) Ansible
6 35 (39.77%) Linux
7 34 (38.64%) Docker
8 32 (36.36%) Puppet
9 30 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (32.95%) Private Cloud
11 25 (28.41%) Opscode Chef
12 24 (27.27%) Bash Shell
12 24 (27.27%) Python
12 24 (27.27%) Kubernetes
13 23 (26.14%) Red Hat
14 22 (25.00%) Mesos
15 21 (23.86%) OpenStack
15 21 (23.86%) CentOS
15 21 (23.86%) Windows
16 20 (22.73%) IaaS
16 20 (22.73%) Jenkins
17 19 (21.59%) Perl
17 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (20.45%) MySQL
18 18 (20.45%) DNS
18 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
19 17 (19.32%) Active Directory
19 17 (19.32%) Finance
19 17 (19.32%) PaaS
20 16 (18.18%) EMC

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 21 (23.86%) OpenStack
2 14 (15.91%) Apache
3 11 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 10 (11.36%) nginx
5 6 (6.82%) JBoss
5 6 (6.82%) Mule ESB
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.41%) Confluence
7 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.27%) IIS
9 1 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 61 (69.32%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (51.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (22.73%) IaaS
4 17 (19.32%) PaaS
5 10 (11.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (9.09%) GitHub
7 5 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (5.68%) IBM PureFlex
8 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (4.55%) Office 365
9 2 (2.27%) SoftLayer
10 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) DNS
2 12 (13.64%) Firewall
3 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.95%) DMZ
4 7 (7.95%) LDAP
5 6 (6.82%) DHCP
5 6 (6.82%) Reverse Proxy
5 6 (6.82%) VPN
6 5 (5.68%) SAN
7 4 (4.55%) NAS
8 3 (3.41%) LAN
8 3 (3.41%) SNMP
8 3 (3.41%) WAN
9 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.27%) MPLS
9 2 (2.27%) SMTP
10 1 (1.14%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.14%) SSL
10 1 (1.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) MySQL
2 15 (17.05%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.82%) Redis
5 4 (4.55%) Big Data
5 4 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.27%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.64%) Gerrit
2 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (10.23%) Artifactory
5 7 (7.95%) SonarQube
6 6 (6.82%) JIRA
6 6 (6.82%) Maven
6 6 (6.82%) Mercurial
7 4 (4.55%) Ant
7 4 (4.55%) Hudson
7 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.55%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.41%) GitLab
8 3 (3.41%) Subversion
8 3 (3.41%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.27%) MSI
9 2 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 17 (19.32%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.09%) Retail
4 5 (5.68%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.41%) Games
5 3 (3.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) French Language
6 1 (1.14%) Front Office
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (39.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (23.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 13 (14.77%) Architect
3 13 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
4 11 (12.50%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Contracts Manager
6 6 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (5.68%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.55%) Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) LAMP
2 14 (15.91%) Web Services
3 11 (12.50%) J2EE
4 10 (11.36%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (4.55%) jQuery
8 3 (3.41%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (3.41%) REST
8 3 (3.41%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (3.41%) XML
9 2 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.95%) Private Cloud
2 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 9 (10.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (6.82%) EMC VNX
5 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.68%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.68%) VCE vBlock
6 3 (3.41%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.41%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.41%) Replication
7 1 (1.14%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.77%) Linux
2 21 (23.86%) CentOS
2 21 (23.86%) Windows
3 12 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 11 (12.50%) Unix
5 9 (10.23%) Ubuntu
6 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.27%) Solaris
9 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (53.41%) DevOps
2 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (15.91%) Open Source
4 13 (14.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (11.36%) Scrum
6 9 (10.23%) Configuration Management
6 9 (10.23%) ITSM
7 7 (7.95%) Converged Infrastructure
7 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 7 (7.95%) Migration
7 7 (7.95%) OWASP
8 6 (6.82%) ITIL
8 6 (6.82%) Network Design
8 6 (6.82%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.82%) SOA
8 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.68%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.27%) Bash Shell
1 24 (27.27%) Python
2 19 (21.59%) Perl
3 15 (17.05%) Java
3 15 (17.05%) PHP
4 14 (15.91%) Ruby
5 13 (14.77%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.95%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.55%) SQL
8 2 (2.27%) C
9 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
4 2 (2.27%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.27%) CCNA
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 34 (38.64%) Docker
2 30 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (19.32%) Active Directory
4 14 (15.91%) vSphere
5 5 (5.68%) KVM
5 5 (5.68%) Xen
6 4 (4.55%) NFS
7 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.27%) Firmware
8 2 (2.27%) GlusterFS
8 2 (2.27%) HDFS
8 2 (2.27%) pfSense
8 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (42.05%) Ansible
2 32 (36.36%) Puppet
3 25 (28.41%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (27.27%) Kubernetes
5 22 (25.00%) Mesos
6 14 (15.91%) Terraform
7 13 (14.77%) logstash
7 13 (14.77%) Salt
8 11 (12.50%) Kibana
9 9 (10.23%) Rundeck
10 8 (9.09%) HAProxy
10 8 (9.09%) ZABBIX
11 7 (7.95%) Nagios
11 7 (7.95%) Zenoss
12 5 (5.68%) EMC VPLEX
12 5 (5.68%) SCOM
13 4 (4.55%) Casper Suite
13 4 (4.55%) vRealize
14 3 (3.41%) SCCM
15 2 (2.27%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 58 (65.91%) VMware
2 23 (26.14%) Red Hat
3 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 16 (18.18%) Cisco
4 16 (18.18%) EMC
5 10 (11.36%) Google
6 7 (7.95%) Black Duck
6 7 (7.95%) Dell
6 7 (7.95%) Sonatype
6 7 (7.95%) Veracode
7 5 (5.68%) Citrix
7 5 (5.68%) IBM
8 4 (4.55%) Dell KACE
8 4 (4.55%) HP
8 4 (4.55%) Isilon
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle
8 4 (4.55%) Veeam
9 3 (3.41%) NetApp
10 2 (2.27%) Hortonworks
10 2 (2.27%) Intel Security
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