Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 March 2019 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +156
Contract jobs citing vCloud 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.069% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median daily rate £500 - -
North West median daily rate £500 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 420 327 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.41% 11.49% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 207 179
Manchester median daily rate £450 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +18.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £175 £138 £139
90th Percentile £620 £575 £512
North West median daily rate £438 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +9.38% +11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 19
Manchester median hourly rate £15.32 £17.43 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.13% +29.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.62 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.31 £32.00 £18.80
North West median hourly rate £16.88 £16.43 £15.25
% change year-on-year +2.71% +7.74% -4.69%

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing vCloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in Manchester

vCloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vCloud in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing vCloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

vCloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) VSAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Server Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds