The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had VMware 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
VMware Architect
Rank 437 413 421
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Architect 11 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.090% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.095% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 12
Median daily rate £500 £482 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -8.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.50 -
VMware Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21892 22043 22753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.84% 94.74% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15546 15460 15444
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 330 430
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

VMware Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VMware Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMware Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

VMware Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
City of London +23 2 £450 -18.18%
VMware Architect
England

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, VMware 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 London region featuring VMware Architect in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (43.33%) Windows
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 8 (26.67%) vSphere
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
8 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) HP
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) Citrix
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) SCCM
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (13.33%) XenApp
10 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
10 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
10 4 (13.33%) VPN
11 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 3 (10.00%) EMC
11 3 (10.00%) SQL

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
3 2 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
4 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) VLAN
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (6.67%) SNMP
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.33%) MPLS
4 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.33%) S/MIME
4 1 (3.33%) Skype
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) SAML
2 1 (3.33%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.33%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) IVR
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Solaris
5 3 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (6.67%) Fedora
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
2 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) High Availability
3 2 (6.67%) Network Design
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) Change Control
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (3.33%) Presales
4 1 (3.33%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (3.33%) SDLC
4 1 (3.33%) SIEM
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (26.67%) vSphere
4 4 (13.33%) XenApp
5 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.33%) NFS
7 1 (3.33%) vCloud
7 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (6.67%) vRealize
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) RANCID
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
6 3 (10.00%) EMC
7 2 (6.67%) Juniper
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Symantec
8 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.33%) Dell
8 1 (3.33%) Google
8 1 (3.33%) Intel
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle
8 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.33%) Reuters
8 1 (3.33%) Sun
8 1 (3.33%) Veeam