The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 364 361 398
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +37
Contract jobs citing vCloud 60 51 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.22% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 2.79% 2.52% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £414 £280
% change year-on-year
-15.40% +47.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
2152 2022 1790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.22% 8.82% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1445 1265 1047
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 140 149
Average hourly rate £17.98 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.37% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £32.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing vCloud across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

vCloud Daily Rate Histogram in London

vCloud
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Croydon - 7 £438 -
City of London -15 5 £550 +22.22%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
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England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 104 (87.39%) VMware
2 61 (51.26%) Windows
3 56 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (44.54%) Puppet
6 50 (42.02%) vSphere
7 49 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
8 47 (39.50%) Git (software)
9 46 (38.66%) Linux
9 46 (38.66%) DevOps
10 43 (36.13%) ZABBIX
10 43 (36.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (35.29%) Python
12 40 (33.61%) Opscode Chef
13 39 (32.77%) Java
13 39 (32.77%) Active Directory
13 39 (32.77%) Ruby
14 38 (31.93%) Perl
15 37 (31.09%) PHP
16 36 (30.25%) CentOS
16 36 (30.25%) Jenkins
17 32 (26.89%) Apache
17 32 (26.89%) Red Hat
18 31 (26.05%) Configuration Management
18 31 (26.05%) Firewall
19 30 (25.21%) Kibana
19 30 (25.21%) Scrum
19 30 (25.21%) Web Services
19 30 (25.21%) VPN
20 28 (23.53%) Continuous Integration

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 32 (26.89%) Apache
2 28 (23.53%) OpenStack
3 24 (20.17%) Tomcat
3 24 (20.17%) JBoss
3 24 (20.17%) nginx
4 21 (17.65%) Mule ESB
5 19 (15.97%) IIS
6 10 (8.40%) Confluence
6 10 (8.40%) Node.js
7 8 (6.72%) WebSphere
8 7 (5.88%) Jetty
9 6 (5.04%) WebLogic
9 6 (5.04%) Mule
9 6 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (5.04%) WildFly
10 5 (4.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (4.20%) Alfresco
11 4 (3.36%) GlassFish
11 4 (3.36%) Apache Qpid
11 4 (3.36%) iPlanet
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.72%) MS Visio
2 8 (6.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (15.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (4.20%) OpenShift
4 4 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.36%) SaaS
4 4 (3.36%) PaaS
5 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.68%) IaaS
6 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.05%) Firewall
2 30 (25.21%) VPN
3 27 (22.69%) SAN
4 16 (13.45%) Reverse Proxy
5 14 (11.76%) LAN
5 14 (11.76%) WAN
6 13 (10.92%) Internet
7 12 (10.08%) DNS
7 12 (10.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (9.24%) DMZ
8 11 (9.24%) DHCP
9 9 (7.56%) MPLS
9 9 (7.56%) SSL
9 9 (7.56%) VLAN
10 8 (6.72%) Network Security
10 8 (6.72%) NetScaler
10 8 (6.72%) SNMP
10 8 (6.72%) SMTP
11 7 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
12 5 (4.20%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.69%) MySQL
2 26 (21.85%) MongoDB
3 25 (21.01%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (20.17%) SQL Server
5 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
6 19 (15.97%) Redis
7 16 (13.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (7.56%) Big Data
9 5 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (3.36%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (3.36%) Infinispan
10 4 (3.36%) Riak
11 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (39.50%) Git (software)
2 36 (30.25%) Jenkins
3 26 (21.85%) Gerrit
4 22 (18.49%) Artifactory
4 22 (18.49%) SonarQube
5 20 (16.81%) Subversion
6 17 (14.29%) Maven
7 15 (12.61%) Mercurial
8 11 (9.24%) Selenium
8 11 (9.24%) JMeter
8 11 (9.24%) Gradle
9 10 (8.40%) JIRA
10 6 (5.04%) Ant
11 5 (4.20%) JUnit
11 5 (4.20%) Mocha
12 4 (3.36%) Jasmine
12 4 (3.36%) PhantomJS
13 3 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (2.52%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.68%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 1 (0.84%) Advertising
2 1 (0.84%) Publishing
2 1 (0.84%) Retail
2 1 (0.84%) Marketing
2 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (26.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (13.45%) Architect
3 14 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.08%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (8.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (6.72%) Consultant
7 8 (6.72%) Administrator
8 7 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.04%) VMware Consultant
10 5 (4.20%) Java Architect
10 5 (4.20%) Wintel Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.20%) Technical Architect
11 4 (3.36%) Network Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.36%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.21%) Web Services
2 20 (16.81%) .NET
2 20 (16.81%) J2EE
3 19 (15.97%) LAMP
3 19 (15.97%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (8.40%) jQuery
5 7 (5.88%) CSS
5 7 (5.88%) HTML
6 6 (5.04%) HTML5
6 6 (5.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (5.04%) Hibernate
6 6 (5.04%) Spring
7 5 (4.20%) Ajax
7 5 (4.20%) Java EE
7 5 (4.20%) JSON
7 5 (4.20%) Drools
7 5 (4.20%) REST
7 5 (4.20%) CSS3
7 5 (4.20%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.36%) HTML5 Boilerplate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 18 (15.13%) Data Centre
3 10 (8.40%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.40%) Private Cloud
4 8 (6.72%) Client/Server
4 8 (6.72%) Public Cloud
4 8 (6.72%) Replication
4 8 (6.72%) PKI
5 4 (3.36%) Spread Betting
5 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.36%) EMC VNX
5 4 (3.36%) W3C
6 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.68%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.84%) Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) Tandem
8 1 (0.84%) FMCG
8 1 (0.84%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (51.26%) Windows
2 46 (38.66%) Linux
3 43 (36.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (30.25%) CentOS
5 26 (21.85%) Ubuntu
6 12 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.20%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.36%) UNIX
9 4 (3.36%) VMS
10 2 (1.68%) Solaris
11 1 (0.84%) Debian
11 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (38.66%) DevOps
3 31 (26.05%) Configuration Management
4 30 (25.21%) Scrum
5 28 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (19.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 22 (18.49%) ITIL
8 20 (16.81%) Load Balancing
9 18 (15.13%) SOA
10 17 (14.29%) OWASP
11 16 (13.45%) Service Delivery
12 15 (12.61%) Open Source
13 13 (10.92%) Kanban
14 10 (8.40%) Validation
15 9 (7.56%) Analytics
16 8 (6.72%) Data Architecture
16 8 (6.72%) E-Discovery
16 8 (6.72%) Data Analytics
16 8 (6.72%) Process Management
16 8 (6.72%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.29%) Python
2 39 (32.77%) Ruby
2 39 (32.77%) Java
3 38 (31.93%) Perl
4 37 (31.09%) PHP
5 24 (20.17%) Bash Shell
6 15 (12.61%) SQL
7 11 (9.24%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.04%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.52%) VBScript
10 1 (0.84%) C#
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (15.13%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.92%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (9.24%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.56%) CCNP
5 8 (6.72%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (5.88%) VCAP
7 6 (5.04%) CCNA
8 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 3 (2.52%) CCA
9 3 (2.52%) MCSE
9 3 (2.52%) CCSA
10 2 (1.68%) MCSA
10 2 (1.68%) VCDX
11 1 (0.84%) Degree
11 1 (0.84%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.84%) CCIE
11 1 (0.84%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.29%) SLA
2 7 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.88%) QA
2 7 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (42.02%) vSphere
3 39 (32.77%) Active Directory
4 17 (14.29%) Docker
5 11 (9.24%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (9.24%) Hyper-V
6 8 (6.72%) XenApp
7 6 (5.04%) XenDesktop
8 5 (4.20%) Squid
9 4 (3.36%) Varnish
9 4 (3.36%) XenServer
10 3 (2.52%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 53 (44.54%) Puppet
2 43 (36.13%) ZABBIX
3 40 (33.61%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (25.21%) Kibana
5 28 (23.53%) Rundeck
6 24 (20.17%) Ansible
7 23 (19.33%) Salt
8 21 (17.65%) logstash
8 21 (17.65%) HAProxy
9 4 (3.36%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.36%) Zenoss
9 4 (3.36%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (3.36%) SCCM
9 4 (3.36%) Legato
9 4 (3.36%) Nagios
9 4 (3.36%) EMC VPLEX
9 4 (3.36%) Graylog
9 4 (3.36%) Graphite
10 2 (1.68%) SCOM
11 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 104 (87.39%) VMware
2 32 (26.89%) Red Hat
3 23 (19.33%) Perforce
4 22 (18.49%) Cisco
5 19 (15.97%) Citrix
5 19 (15.97%) NetApp
5 19 (15.97%) Google
6 18 (15.13%) F5
6 18 (15.13%) New Relic
6 18 (15.13%) HP
7 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
7 16 (13.45%) Brocade
8 14 (11.76%) AppDynamics
9 12 (10.08%) Websense
9 12 (10.08%) CheckPoint
10 9 (7.56%) CommVault
10 9 (7.56%) Sophos
10 9 (7.56%) Dell
10 9 (7.56%) Splunk
11 8 (6.72%) EMC
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