The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing vCloud 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.67% - -
As % of the System Software category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Midlands region.

System Software Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.68% 6.31% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Average daily rate £350 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £118 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

vCloud
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Data Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Juju
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) LXC
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Juju
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Google