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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 223 257 233
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -24
Contract jobs citing vCloud 27 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.10% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.63% 0.90% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 15
Median daily rate £444 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.46% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £293 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £363 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.78% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.91
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
1028 1109 1179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.15% 11.37% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 634 582
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 118 151
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £37.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Berkshire +18 10 £550 +144.44% 2
Surrey - 9 £438 - 6
Hampshire +14 6 £460 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £425 - 1
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 23 (62.16%) Windows
3 22 (59.46%) Linux
3 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (59.46%) vSphere
4 14 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (32.43%) CentOS
5 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
6 11 (29.73%) Cisco
7 10 (27.03%) SAN
7 10 (27.03%) SSL
8 9 (24.32%) IPsec
8 9 (24.32%) VPN
8 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
8 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
9 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
9 8 (21.62%) Ruby
9 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
9 8 (21.62%) Python
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
10 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
10 7 (18.92%) vRealize
10 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
10 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
10 7 (18.92%) Puppet
11 6 (16.22%) IaaS
11 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (13.51%) DevOps

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 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) IaaS
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.41%) PaaS
4 2 (5.41%) SaaS
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (2.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
2 10 (27.03%) SAN
2 10 (27.03%) SSL
3 9 (24.32%) IPsec
3 9 (24.32%) VPN
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.11%) Firewall
5 3 (8.11%) NetScaler
5 3 (8.11%) Network Security
6 2 (5.41%) DNS
6 2 (5.41%) LAN
6 2 (5.41%) MPLS
6 2 (5.41%) WAN
7 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Technical Leader
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Specialist
3 5 (13.51%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Security Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Support
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Support
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IP Design Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (8.11%) SAML
2 1 (2.70%) Django
2 1 (2.70%) Kafka
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) FlexPod
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Linux
3 14 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (32.43%) CentOS
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.41%) Unix
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) CoreOS
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.70%) RancherOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
3 5 (13.51%) Capacity Management
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps
3 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.81%) Presales
5 3 (8.11%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL V2
5 3 (8.11%) Open Source
5 3 (8.11%) Release Management
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 3 (8.11%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (8.11%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) Coaching
6 2 (5.41%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
1 8 (21.62%) Python
1 8 (21.62%) Ruby
2 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.11%) CISMP
3 3 (8.11%) CRISC
3 3 (8.11%) VCAP
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (59.46%) vSphere
2 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.41%) Docker
6 1 (2.70%) Firmware
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
1 7 (18.92%) vRealize
2 4 (10.81%) Ansible
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (8.11%) vMotion
4 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.70%) Rancher
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 11 (29.73%) Cisco
3 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle
5 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.11%) Palo Alto
5 3 (8.11%) Veeam
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) NetApp
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.70%) Veritas
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
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Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 6 days ago