The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Virtualisation Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Architect
Rank 602 602 587
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 18 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.032% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.034% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 5
Median daily rate £438 £461 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% -19.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £374 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £429 £563
% change year-on-year
-3.73% -23.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Virtualisation Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46884 47464 45584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30954 30430 28412
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1810 1872
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Virtualisation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

Virtualisation Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Virtualisation Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Virtualisation Architect across the England region.

Virtualisation Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Virtualisation Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Virtualisation Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Virtualisation Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Virtualisation Architect across the England region.

Virtualisation Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Virtualisation Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
East of England +16 6 £413 -
London -6 4 £600 +25.00% 1
South East -6 4 £525 +16.66% 1
North West -7 1 £600 +63.26%
West Midlands -29 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £463 -
Midlands - 1 £600 -
Virtualisation Architect
UK

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Virtualisation Architect 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 England region featuring Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

1 15 (46.88%) VMware
1 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.00%) Information Security
2 8 (25.00%) SaaS
2 8 (25.00%) IaaS
3 7 (21.88%) Migration
3 7 (21.88%) Windows
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle
4 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.75%) EMC
4 6 (18.75%) Citrix
5 5 (15.63%) Solaris
5 5 (15.63%) NetApp
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
5 5 (15.63%) Unix
5 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
5 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
6 4 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.50%) Banking
6 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 4 (12.50%) IBM
7 3 (9.38%) SAN

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.25%) Smallworld
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) IaaS
1 8 (25.00%) SaaS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) BGP
3 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) MPLS
3 1 (3.13%) OSPF
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) VXLAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) DB2
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) Informix
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) JSON
1 1 (3.13%) LAMP
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) BBC
4 2 (6.25%) IPTV
4 2 (6.25%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) STB
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.13%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.13%) Economics
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) IBM XIV
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Solaris
3 5 (15.63%) Unix
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.25%) AIX
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Information Security
2 7 (21.88%) Migration
3 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
4 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (9.38%) Presales
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) eTOM
6 2 (6.25%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) CCDE
3 1 (3.13%) CCIE
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSD
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) VCAP
3 1 (3.13%) VCP5
3 1 (3.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) XenApp
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.25%) XenServer
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.13%) vCloud
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.25%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix
2 6 (18.75%) EMC
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) NetApp
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
4 4 (12.50%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.25%) Arqiva
6 2 (6.25%) BT
6 2 (6.25%) Ericsson
6 2 (6.25%) Virgin Media
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Green Hat
7 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
7 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.13%) Splunk