The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank - 74 69
Contract jobs citing vCloud 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.10% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category - 0.83% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £190
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £375 £190
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +97.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
133 120 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.47% 12.13% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 51 35
Average daily rate £296 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £203 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 15
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.63 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £23.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing vCloud across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

vCloud
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

vCloud Daily Rate Trend in Reading