The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 72 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing vCloud 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% - 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.97% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £350 £403
% change year-on-year
+23.21% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
103 124 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.96% 14.59% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 57 62
Median daily rate £388 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.07% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £241 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 9
Median hourly rate £24.06 £21.55 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +41.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.27 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £24.12 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing vCloud as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing vCloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VCP5
4 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) VCP4
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) HSRP
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (25.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VCP5
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat