The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Virtualisation Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Specialist
Rank 411 419 425
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Specialist 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.005% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -29.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £419 -
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
21959 22149 22981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.67% 92.50% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15479 15131 15772
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 407 447
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Virtualisation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Virtualisation Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Virtualisation Specialist in their job title 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 with Virtualisation Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Data Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

Virtualisation Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Virtualisation Specialist in their job title 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 with Virtualisation Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat