Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Network Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Virtualisation over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Network Virtualization
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 238 240
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 +27
Contract jobs citing Network Virtualisation 9 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.074% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.083% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
City of London median daily rate £550 £613 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.20% +58.06% -3.13%
10th Percentile £358 £548 £313
90th Percentile £598 £658 £496
Central London median daily rate £450 £613 £393
% change year-on-year -26.53% +56.05% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Network Virtualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,048 6,049 5,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.39% 89.15% 87.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,815 4,753 4,684
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 57 51
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -4.32%

Network Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Network Virtualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Network Virtualisation in the City of London

Network Virtualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Virtualisation in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Virtualisation in the City of London

Network Virtualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Virtualisation in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Virtualisation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Virtualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Network Virtualisation.

1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
2 3 (33.33%) MCIPD
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) DNS

Network Virtualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Mimecast
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) DWDM
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OpenVPN
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 1 (11.11%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) Server Management
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) MCIPD
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
1 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Meraki
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless