Period
to 15 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Virtualisation Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Virtualization Architect
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median daily rate - - -
South Wales median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Contract vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 596 537 840
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 96.93% 97.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 404 686
Cardiff median daily rate £365 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £150 £175 £210
90th Percentile £488 £525 £458
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 26
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.46% -3.70% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £24.01 £38.85 £24.75
South Wales median hourly rate £15.24 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -1.68% -3.13% +10.34%

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Virtualisation 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 Cardiff region featuring Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (100.00%) IIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware