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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Architect
Rank 591 609 611
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Architect 50 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.046% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.048% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 13
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £630 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £445
% change year-on-year
- +6.74%
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
52905 53749 52268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.91% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34482 32631 31888
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2150 2151
Median hourly rate £17.56 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 May 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 30 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 2 May 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
England +26 49 £495 -1.00% 4
London -20 20 £495 -2.94% 2
South East -4 11 £550 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire +9 6 £525 +23.52%
West Yorkshire +6 6 £525 +23.52%
Leeds - 6 £525 -
South West +2 5 £475 +5.55%
Surrey -7 5 £550 -15.38% 1
West Midlands - 4 £425 -
Wiltshire +1 3 £525 +16.66%
North West 0 3 £450 -
Cheshire -8 3 £450 -
Woking - 3 £550 - 1
City of London +33 2 £413 -21.42%
Berkshire +6 2 £565 +13.00%
Reading -4 2 £565 +13.00%
Crawley - 2 £417 -
Hayes - 2 £565 -
Hounslow - 2 £565 -
Warrington - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £417 -
Bristol - 2 £413 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 1 £400 -
Hertfordshire +10 1 £625 -
East Midlands +6 1 £450 -
Milton Keynes +6 1 £400 -
Derbyshire +3 1 £450 -
East of England 0 1 £625 - 1
Hampshire 0 1 - -

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 featuring VMware Architect in the job title.

1 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (52.78%) Windows
4 26 (36.11%) Linux
4 26 (36.11%) Cisco
5 20 (27.78%) Firewall
6 17 (23.61%) Windows Server
7 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 14 (19.44%) Migration
8 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
8 14 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
9 13 (18.06%) EMC
9 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
9 13 (18.06%) Unix
10 12 (16.67%) SAN
10 12 (16.67%) Data Centre
11 10 (13.89%) VMware ESX
11 10 (13.89%) Citrix
12 9 (12.50%) LAN
12 9 (12.50%) VPN
12 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (12.50%) SaaS
13 8 (11.11%) Games
13 8 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (11.11%) Dell
14 7 (9.72%) SQL
14 7 (9.72%) Subversion

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 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.17%) JBoss
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.78%) Captiva
4 2 (2.78%) Documentum
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) Confluence
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.50%) SaaS
3 7 (9.72%) IaaS
4 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.17%) Office 365
5 3 (4.17%) PaaS
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) Firewall
2 12 (16.67%) SAN
3 9 (12.50%) LAN
3 9 (12.50%) VPN
4 7 (9.72%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (9.72%) NAS
5 6 (8.33%) iSCSI
5 6 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (6.94%) WAN
7 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.17%) Skype
9 2 (2.78%) Internet
9 2 (2.78%) MPLS
10 1 (1.39%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.39%) DHCP
10 1 (1.39%) DNS
10 1 (1.39%) HTTP
10 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.39%) SSH
10 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Subversion
2 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Gradle
4 1 (1.39%) Hudson
4 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) Maven
4 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (11.11%) Games
2 7 (9.72%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Automotive
5 1 (1.39%) Local Government
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) Middleware
1 2 (2.78%) SAML
2 1 (1.39%) LAMP
2 1 (1.39%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.33%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (4.17%) Clustering
3 3 (4.17%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.78%) BYOD
4 2 (2.78%) CMDB
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (52.78%) Windows
2 26 (36.11%) Linux
3 17 (23.61%) Windows Server
4 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (18.06%) Unix
6 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.56%) CentOS
8 4 (5.56%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (4.17%) AIX
9 3 (4.17%) Solaris
10 2 (2.78%) HPUX
10 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) Migration
2 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.33%) Presales
3 6 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 6 (8.33%) Web Operations
4 4 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (4.17%) ITIL
5 3 (4.17%) PLM
5 3 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.78%) Information Security
6 2 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.78%) MODAF
6 2 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (2.78%) Scrum
6 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.78%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
1 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) Python
3 3 (4.17%) Ruby
4 2 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.39%) C
5 1 (1.39%) Perl
5 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.56%) CCNP
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.56%) MCSE
4 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.17%) EMC Certification
5 3 (4.17%) VCAP
6 2 (2.78%) CCDA
6 2 (2.78%) CCDP
6 2 (2.78%) CCIE
6 2 (2.78%) CCNA
6 2 (2.78%) Degree
6 2 (2.78%) VCP4
6 2 (2.78%) VCP5
7 1 (1.39%) MCSA
7 1 (1.39%) MCSD
7 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 40 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (13.89%) VMware ESX
4 7 (9.72%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (9.72%) vSphere
5 5 (6.94%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.17%) XenApp
6 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.39%) oVirt
7 1 (1.39%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.33%) Puppet
1 6 (8.33%) Salt
1 6 (8.33%) ZABBIX
2 4 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.39%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.39%) Control-M
4 1 (1.39%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.39%) SCOM
4 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.39%) vRealize
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (36.11%) Cisco
3 13 (18.06%) EMC
3 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.89%) Citrix
5 8 (11.11%) Dell
6 6 (8.33%) HP
6 6 (8.33%) NetApp
6 6 (8.33%) Oracle
7 5 (6.94%) Juniper
8 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.17%) Symantec
10 2 (2.78%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.78%) IBM
10 2 (2.78%) Pega
10 2 (2.78%) Sun
11 1 (1.39%) BEA
11 1 (1.39%) CA
11 1 (1.39%) Nokia
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