The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 252 244 230
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing vCloud 17 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.57% 1.78% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 12
Median daily rate £438 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £328 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £419 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £350 £401
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
vCloud
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1086 1238 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.20% 12.95% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 659 519
Median daily rate £380 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £230 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 143 132
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £39.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing vCloud as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

vCloud
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

vCloud Daily Rate Trend in the South East

vCloud
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing vCloud across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

vCloud Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

vCloud
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing vCloud across the South East region.

vCloud Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

vCloud
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +5 9 £438 - 4
Berkshire +7 5 £550 +31.34% 8
Hampshire +4 4 £438 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £525 -
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England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 26 (81.25%) VMware
2 22 (68.75%) Linux
3 21 (65.63%) vSphere
4 20 (62.50%) Windows
5 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
8 12 (37.50%) SAN
9 11 (34.38%) Cisco
9 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
9 11 (34.38%) CentOS
10 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
10 10 (31.25%) IPsec
10 10 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (28.13%) VPN
11 9 (28.13%) SSL
12 8 (25.00%) Python
13 7 (21.88%) Ruby
13 7 (21.88%) Puppet
14 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
14 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (18.75%) DevOps
15 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
15 5 (15.63%) vRealize
15 5 (15.63%) Docker
15 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (15.63%) PaaS
15 5 (15.63%) ITIL
15 5 (15.63%) Red Hat

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.63%) PaaS
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (9.38%) IaaS
4 3 (9.38%) SaaS
5 2 (6.25%) Heroku
6 1 (3.13%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (3.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 12 (37.50%) SAN
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (31.25%) IPsec
4 9 (28.13%) SSL
4 9 (28.13%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) NAS
5 3 (9.38%) OSPF
6 2 (6.25%) BGP
6 2 (6.25%) DNS
6 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) DHCP
7 1 (3.13%) Firewall
7 1 (3.13%) IGRP
7 1 (3.13%) IPv6
7 1 (3.13%) MPLS
7 1 (3.13%) OpenVPN
7 1 (3.13%) SSH
7 1 (3.13%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.13%) GitLab
4 1 (3.13%) RSpec
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IP Design Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior IP Design Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior IP Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Kafka
1 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.13%) MCollective
2 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.25%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 20 (62.50%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (34.38%) CentOS
5 2 (6.25%) CoreOS
6 1 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.13%) RancherOS
6 1 (3.13%) SmartOS
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.13%) Unix
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) DevOps
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
3 4 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.25%) Coaching
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Presales
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.13%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) Ruby
3 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (9.38%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) VCAP
5 2 (6.25%) VCP5
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) NCDA
6 1 (3.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) vSphere
2 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) Docker
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.13%) Btrfs
5 1 (3.13%) Firmware
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) iptables
5 1 (3.13%) KVM
5 1 (3.13%) LXC
5 1 (3.13%) Snort
5 1 (3.13%) Squid
5 1 (3.13%) Varnish
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Puppet
2 5 (15.63%) vRealize
3 4 (12.50%) Ansible
4 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
4 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.13%) CFEngine
5 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.13%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (3.13%) Nessus
5 1 (3.13%) OpenView
5 1 (3.13%) Rancher
5 1 (3.13%) rkt
5 1 (3.13%) systemd
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.38%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) New Relic
6 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk
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