The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Virtualisation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Specialist
Rank 428 433 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Specialist 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.013% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.013% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £407 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Virtualisation Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21054 22389 22119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15075 15722 15169
Median daily rate £450 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 370 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Virtualisation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Virtualisation Specialist in the job title.

Virtualisation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Virtualisation Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Virtualisation Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Virtualisation Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Virtualisation Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in London

Virtualisation Specialist
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 Virtualisation Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
City of London - 1 £400 -
Virtualisation Specialist
England

Virtualisation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Virtualisation Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Virtualisation Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) SUSE
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) German Language
5 1 (20.00%) QA

Virtualisation Specialist Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) SUSE
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle