Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 223 224
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 +50
Contract jobs citing Network Virtualisation 15 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.048% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.055% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 7
City of London median daily rate £475 £438 £507
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -13.62% +19.18%
10th Percentile £363 £414 £313
90th Percentile £575 £471 £579
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £507
% change year-on-year +5.88% -16.09% +19.18%
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 6,053 5,453 5,796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.27% 87.61% 87.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,814 4,218 4,657
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £305
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £490 £463
% change year-on-year +2.04% +5.95% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 45 54
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% - -12.40%
10th Percentile £12.63 £13.13 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.86 £29.77 £49.98
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.24% -15.00% -9.60%

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 22 June 2018.

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

Network Virtualisation
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Virtualisation within the City of London region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 2 - -
Network Virtualisation
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) SSL
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Nessus
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Fiddler
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN

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 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) SaaS
3 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (13.33%) IaaS
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
4 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) SSL
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) DKIM
5 3 (20.00%) DMARC
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN
5 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) IPsec
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 1 (6.67%) DWDM
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
3 2 (13.33%) Practice Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (6.67%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) MCIPD
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) OSCE
3 1 (6.67%) OSCP
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) NFS
5 1 (6.67%) pfSense
5 1 (6.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nessus
2 1 (6.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (6.67%) vRealize
2 1 (6.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Qualys
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Google
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Meraki
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Ruckus Wireless