The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had VMware Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Architect
UK
Rank 561 602 572
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -30
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Architect 31 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.046% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.049% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 15
Median daily rate £500 £568 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.89% +26.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £335 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £675 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

VMware Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VMware Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

VMware Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VMware Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

VMware Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

VMware Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Architect within the UK.

VMware Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VMware Architect
Top 19 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 16 January 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
England +24 31 £500 -11.89% 8
London -5 16 £488 -18.75% 4
South East +22 6 £493 +8.24% 1
West Midlands -4 4 - - 1
Hampshire +18 3 £493 +8.24% 1
Berkshire - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 £493 -
Leeds - 2 £588 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Luton - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £588 -
Yorkshire - 2 £588 -
East of England - 2 - -
East Midlands +7 1 £500 +36.98%
Derbyshire +2 1 £500 +36.98%
Derby +2 1 £500 +36.98%
Solihull - 1 - -

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 featuring VMware Architect in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (47.44%) Windows
4 21 (26.92%) vSphere
5 20 (25.64%) Windows Server
5 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 19 (24.36%) Active Directory
6 19 (24.36%) Data Centre
7 17 (21.79%) Cisco
8 16 (20.51%) Linux
8 16 (20.51%) Citrix
9 13 (16.67%) MPLS
9 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (16.67%) MCSE
9 13 (16.67%) Migration
10 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (15.38%) Finance
10 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
10 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
10 12 (15.38%) WAN
10 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (14.10%) HP
12 10 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (12.82%) IaaS
12 10 (12.82%) Hyper-V
12 10 (12.82%) PCI DSS
13 9 (11.54%) NetScaler
13 9 (11.54%) CCIE
14 8 (10.26%) SQL
14 8 (10.26%) SQL Server

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) IaaS
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.41%) Office 365
3 5 (6.41%) PaaS
4 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.67%) MPLS
2 12 (15.38%) WAN
3 9 (11.54%) NetScaler
4 8 (10.26%) Firewall
5 6 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (7.69%) Network Security
6 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.41%) VPN
7 4 (5.13%) LAN
7 4 (5.13%) SAN
7 4 (5.13%) VLAN
7 4 (5.13%) Wireless
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.85%) EIGRP
8 3 (3.85%) HSRP
9 2 (2.56%) DHCP
9 2 (2.56%) DNS
9 2 (2.56%) IPv4
9 2 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Legal
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.41%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.56%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.56%) NHS
4 2 (2.56%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.28%) CESG
5 1 (1.28%) IVR
5 1 (1.28%) PKI
5 1 (1.28%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 37 (47.44%) Windows
2 20 (25.64%) Windows Server
3 16 (20.51%) Linux
4 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.97%) Solaris
7 6 (7.69%) Unix
8 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.56%) Fedora
11 1 (1.28%) AIX
11 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Migration
2 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (8.97%) ITIL
5 5 (6.41%) Converged Infrastructure
5 5 (6.41%) Project Management
6 4 (5.13%) High Availability
6 4 (5.13%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.85%) Service Management
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (3.85%) Test Strategy
8 2 (2.56%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.56%) Network Design
8 2 (2.56%) Project Governance
8 2 (2.56%) Server Building
8 2 (2.56%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.28%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) MCSE
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (11.54%) CCIE
5 6 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.13%) Degree
6 4 (5.13%) MCITP
7 3 (3.85%) CCDE
7 3 (3.85%) VCAP
8 1 (1.28%) CCA
8 1 (1.28%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.28%) MCSA
8 1 (1.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 38 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (26.92%) vSphere
3 19 (24.36%) Active Directory
4 10 (12.82%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.69%) XenApp
6 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.56%) Docker
7 2 (2.56%) vCloud
7 2 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.28%) KVM
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) SCCM
1 7 (8.97%) vRealize
2 3 (3.85%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.28%) Ansible
4 1 (1.28%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.28%) PowerCLI
4 1 (1.28%) Simpana
4 1 (1.28%) Terraform
4 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.28%) vMotion
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 17 (21.79%) Cisco
4 16 (20.51%) Citrix
5 11 (14.10%) HP
6 8 (10.26%) 3PAR
7 7 (8.97%) Oracle
7 7 (8.97%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.13%) IBM
8 4 (5.13%) Intel
9 3 (3.85%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.85%) Meru Networks
9 3 (3.85%) NetApp
10 2 (2.56%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.56%) CommVault
10 2 (2.56%) Dell
10 2 (2.56%) EMC
10 2 (2.56%) Reuters
10 2 (2.56%) Veritas
10 2 (2.56%) Zerto
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