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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Specialist
Rank 415 412 413
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Specialist 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.024% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £255 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £250
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
20620 20986 21502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.88% 94.64% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14993 14495 15145
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 395 388
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) SUSE
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SUSE
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle