The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Virtualisation Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Architect
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £415 £488
% change year-on-year
+26.58% -14.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Virtualisation Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1398 1568 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.21% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 1110 626
Median daily rate £400 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 30
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Virtualisation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Virtualisation Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Leeds region featuring Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) CCDE
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) IBM XIV
2 1 (50.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) VXLAN

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) IBM XIV
1 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (50.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDE
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%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas