Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for vCloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vCloud over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

VMware vCloud Suite
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 - 180
Rank change year-on-year - +180 +32
Contract jobs citing vCloud 8 0 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% - 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 1.06% - 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 14
East of England median daily rate £375 - £425
10th Percentile £280 - £350
90th Percentile £496 - £484
England median daily rate £519 £500 £413
% change year-on-year +3.75% +21.21% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £34.00

vCloud is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 754 666 798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.64% 13.66% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 360 363
East of England median daily rate £364 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +3.70% +22.73%
10th Percentile £130 £163 £146
90th Percentile £550 £496 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 92 181
East of England median hourly rate £16.57 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.39% -2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.64 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.88 £27.22 £40.00
England median hourly rate £16.57 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.17% -1.56% +6.67%

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing vCloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in the East of England

vCloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing vCloud in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for vCloud in the East of England

vCloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vCloud in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vCloud in the East of England

vCloud
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 6 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £350 -
vCloud
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Google App Engine
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
3 5 (62.50%) IaaS
3 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Data Privacy
3 5 (62.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Secure Coding
3 5 (62.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
3 5 (62.50%) Google
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Unix

vCloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (62.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (62.50%) Google App Engine
1 5 (62.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (62.50%) IaaS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Android
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (62.50%) Cryptography
1 5 (62.50%) Data Privacy
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) Secure Coding
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) VCAP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) VocaLink
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft