The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for vCloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 27 June 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 94 93
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1  
Contract jobs citing vCloud 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.25% 0.24% 0.078%
As % of the System Software category 1.95% 1.58% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

vCloud is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 154 190 186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 12.63% 14.94% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 114 97
Median daily rate £375 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £184 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% +10.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.53 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing vCloud as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in Surrey

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for vCloud in Surrey

vCloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing vCloud in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for vCloud in Surrey

vCloud
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Guildford - 1 - -
vCloud
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion

vCloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat