Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Virtualisation Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basildon during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Virtualization Engineer
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 26 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 4.35% 0.97% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Basildon median daily rate £300 £300 -
Essex median daily rate £300 £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basildon median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Basildon
Contract vacancies in Basildon with a recognized job title 41 101 108
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.13% 98.06% 99.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 71 25
Basildon median daily rate £300 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £155 £213 £236
90th Percentile £488 £475 £467
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +35.71% -9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 40
Basildon median hourly rate £41.50 £34.25 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.17% -6.16% -0.68%
10th Percentile £24.10 £21.88 £25.13
90th Percentile £63.75 £44.25 £42.00
Essex median hourly rate £34.17 £32.40 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% +8.00% +42.86%

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, Virtualisation Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basildon region featuring Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft