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 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Architect
Rank 601 584 595
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs requiring a VMware Architect 46 49 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.087% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.092% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 22
Median daily rate £475 £511 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +27.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.50 -

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
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +8 46 £475 -7.04% 4
London +6 17 £488 -8.45%
South East +14 9 £458 -8.50% 1
Yorkshire +10 6 £525 -
Leeds +2 6 £525 -
West Yorkshire -5 6 £525 -
South West +9 5 £488 +8.33% 1
West Midlands -17 4 £456 -10.71% 1
East of England +19 3 £350 -36.36%
Essex - 3 £350 -
Berkshire - 3 £575 -
Chelmsford - 3 £350 -
City of London +50 2 £513 -3.75%
Bristol +8 2 £456 +65.90% 1
Wiltshire -7 2 £525 +16.66%
Crawley - 2 £417 -
Newbury - 2 £575 -
Portsmouth - 2 £474 -
Hampshire - 2 £474 -
Surrey - 2 £504 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £417 -
Cheshire -8 1 £450 +9.09%
North West -12 1 £450 +9.09% 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £500 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
North East - 1 £500 -
Woking - 1 £550 -
Warwick - 1 £425 -

VMware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 75 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (49.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (40.00%) Windows
4 24 (32.00%) Linux
5 21 (28.00%) Cisco
6 18 (24.00%) Data Centre
7 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
8 16 (21.33%) EMC
9 15 (20.00%) Firewall
9 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (18.67%) Windows Server
11 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
11 12 (16.00%) SaaS
12 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
12 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (14.67%) Unix
13 10 (13.33%) Citrix
13 10 (13.33%) SAN
13 10 (13.33%) Hyper-V
14 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
14 9 (12.00%) ITIL
15 8 (10.67%) Games
15 8 (10.67%) VMware ESX
15 8 (10.67%) Migration
15 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
15 8 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (10.67%) IaaS
16 7 (9.33%) Cisco Nexus
16 7 (9.33%) vSphere

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 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.33%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.00%) JBoss
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.67%) Captiva
4 2 (2.67%) Documentum
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) SaaS
2 8 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.67%) IaaS
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.33%) PaaS
5 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.00%) Office 365
6 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) Firewall
2 10 (13.33%) SAN
3 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (6.67%) LAN
5 5 (6.67%) WAN
6 4 (5.33%) iSCSI
6 4 (5.33%) VPN
7 3 (4.00%) MPLS
7 3 (4.00%) Skype
7 3 (4.00%) VLAN
8 2 (2.67%) DHCP
8 2 (2.67%) DNS
8 2 (2.67%) Internet
9 1 (1.33%) DMZ
9 1 (1.33%) S/MIME
9 1 (1.33%) SMS
9 1 (1.33%) SNMP
9 1 (1.33%) VoIP
9 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) JIRA
1 1 (1.33%) Subversion
1 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.67%) Games
2 7 (9.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) Middleware
1 2 (2.67%) SAML
2 1 (1.33%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.67%) BYOD
4 2 (2.67%) CMDB
4 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.67%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) Windows
2 24 (32.00%) Linux
3 14 (18.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.67%) Unix
4 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.67%) AIX
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.33%) CentOS
9 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.00%) ITIL
2 8 (10.67%) Migration
3 7 (9.33%) TOGAF
4 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.00%) Presales
5 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.33%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (4.00%) PLM
7 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.67%) Information Security
8 2 (2.67%) Network Design
8 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.33%) SQL
3 3 (4.00%) Python
3 3 (4.00%) Ruby
4 2 (2.67%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) C
5 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.67%) CCNP
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.33%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) MCSE
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.00%) EMC Certification
5 3 (4.00%) VCAP
6 2 (2.67%) CCDA
6 2 (2.67%) CCDP
6 2 (2.67%) CCIE
6 2 (2.67%) CCNA
7 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.33%) MCSA
7 1 (1.33%) MCSD
7 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.67%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (49.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.67%) VMware ESX
5 7 (9.33%) vSphere
6 4 (5.33%) XenApp
7 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.33%) KVM
9 1 (1.33%) NFS
9 1 (1.33%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.67%) Puppet
2 2 (2.67%) SCOM
2 2 (2.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.67%) vRealize
3 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.33%) Ansible
3 1 (1.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.33%) Control-M
3 1 (1.33%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.33%) Nagios
3 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.33%) RANCID
3 1 (1.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (28.00%) Cisco
3 16 (21.33%) EMC
4 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (13.33%) Citrix
6 7 (9.33%) Juniper
7 5 (6.67%) HP
8 4 (5.33%) NetApp
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle
8 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.00%) Symantec
10 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.67%) Dell
10 2 (2.67%) Pega
11 1 (1.33%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (1.33%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.33%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.33%) Zerto
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