The table below looks at the statistics for the VMware Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Architect
Rank 610 591 555
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -36
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Architect 16 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.041% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.043% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 23
Average daily rate £513 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £432 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £620 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £544 £475
% change year-on-year
-25.05% +14.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

VMware Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 10 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 16 £513 +2.50% 12
London -1 7 £525 +5.00% 5
South East +16 4 £551 +26.00% 6
Derbyshire - 3 £408 -
East Midlands - 3 £408 -
Hampshire +3 2 £455 +4.00% 1
North West - 2 £281 -
Cheshire - 2 £281 -
Macclesfield - 2 £281 -
Chesterfield - 1 £450 -
Derby - 1 £365 -
Gosport - 1 £560 -
Hayes - 1 £565 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £565 -
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -
Reading - 1 £565 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £565 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £543 -
West Midlands - 1 - -

VMware Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited VMware Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with VMware Architect in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (57.41%) Windows
4 16 (29.63%) Cisco
4 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
5 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
5 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 13 (24.07%) Unix
7 12 (22.22%) Linux
7 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 11 (20.37%) Migration
8 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (18.52%) vSphere
9 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
9 10 (18.52%) Firewall
9 10 (18.52%) SAN
9 10 (18.52%) SQL
10 9 (16.67%) Oracle
10 9 (16.67%) LAN
10 9 (16.67%) NetApp
10 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (14.81%) NAS
11 8 (14.81%) Finance
11 8 (14.81%) Dell
12 7 (12.96%) VPN
12 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (12.96%) vCloud
13 6 (11.11%) Puppet
13 6 (11.11%) iSCSI
13 6 (11.11%) Git (software)

VMware Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited VMware Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with VMware Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) JBoss
2 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) Captiva
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) Documentum
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) HipChat
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.56%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (3.70%) IaaS
5 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Firewall
1 10 (18.52%) SAN
2 9 (16.67%) LAN
3 8 (14.81%) NAS
4 7 (12.96%) VPN
5 6 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 6 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (9.26%) WAN
7 3 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.85%) DHCP
8 1 (1.85%) DNS
8 1 (1.85%) HTTP
8 1 (1.85%) MPLS
8 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.85%) PABX
8 1 (1.85%) SSH
8 1 (1.85%) SSL
8 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) OLTP
2 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Gradle
3 1 (1.85%) Hudson
3 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Publishing
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Military
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (1.85%) LAMP
3 1 (1.85%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Clustering
3 4 (7.41%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) FlexPod
5 2 (3.70%) HACMP
5 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.85%) Derivative
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
3 13 (24.07%) Unix
4 12 (22.22%) Linux
5 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.26%) Solaris
7 4 (7.41%) AIX
7 4 (7.41%) CentOS
7 4 (7.41%) Mac OS X Server
8 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.70%) HPUX
10 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Migration
2 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (11.11%) Web Operations
4 4 (7.41%) Service Management
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL
5 3 (5.56%) Operations Management
5 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.70%) Open Source
6 2 (3.70%) Presales
6 2 (3.70%) Requirements Management
6 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.85%) Process Improvement
7 1 (1.85%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) VCP4
3 3 (5.56%) VCP5
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) CCA
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.52%) vSphere
4 7 (12.96%) vCloud
4 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.56%) NFS
6 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.70%) GPFS
7 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.70%) XenApp
8 1 (1.85%) oVirt
8 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.11%) Puppet
1 6 (11.11%) Salt
1 6 (11.11%) ZABBIX
2 4 (7.41%) vRealize
3 3 (5.56%) Hyperic
4 2 (3.70%) SCCM
5 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.85%) Control-M
5 1 (1.85%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.85%) OpenView
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (29.63%) Cisco
3 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.67%) NetApp
4 9 (16.67%) Oracle
5 8 (14.81%) Dell
6 6 (11.11%) Citrix
7 5 (9.26%) HP
7 5 (9.26%) IBM
8 3 (5.56%) Isilon
9 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.70%) Intel
9 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.70%) Sun
10 1 (1.85%) BEA
10 1 (1.85%) CA
10 1 (1.85%) EMC
10 1 (1.85%) Juniper
10 1 (1.85%) Symantec
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