Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 210 251 252
Rank change year-on-year +41 +1 -12
Contract jobs citing Network Virtualisation 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.043% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.049% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
City of London median daily rate £450 £575 £581
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% -0.95% +49.81%
10th Percentile £425 £408 £525
90th Percentile £475 £608 £648
Central London median daily rate £450 £400 £581
% change year-on-year +12.50% -31.09% +36.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £52.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £52.00 - -

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 5,228 6,151 6,408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.58% 87.42% 89.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,097 4,894 5,087
City of London median daily rate £525 £505 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% -0.98% +7.37%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 96 60
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £19.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -1.81% -3.25%
10th Percentile £12.02 £13.16 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.85 £33.38 £30.83
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% -5.00% +5.26%

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (66.67%) Azure
1 6 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Public Cloud
2 5 (55.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) iPad
4 3 (33.33%) Task Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) AWS
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) SCOM
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Azure
1 6 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) AWS
3 2 (22.22%) IaaS
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) 3G
4 2 (22.22%) 4G
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) UMTS
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) SMTP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Site Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Public Cloud
2 3 (33.33%) iPad
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) VMS
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Availability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Privileged Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCSP
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow