Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 224 228
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +62
Contract jobs citing Network Virtualisation 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.085% 0.032% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.037% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
City of London median daily rate £581 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.00% +5.88% -29.17%
10th Percentile £525 £438 £313
90th Percentile £648 £463 £506
Central London median daily rate £558 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +27.43% +2.94% -29.17%
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 6,212 5,446 6,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.01% 87.77% 85.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,956 4,336 4,875
City of London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £287
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 50 57
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.13 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% -2.27% +13.79%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.50 £55.00 £52.39
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +7.89% -10.59% +18.50%

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 16 January 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Virtualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Network Virtualisation.

1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Native
2 2 (33.33%) Network Segmentation
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) DMZ
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall

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 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) DMZ
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (16.67%) VXLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Native
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Cyberattack
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Network Segmentation
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) GCIH
1 1 (16.67%) GIAC
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CSIRT
1 1 (16.67%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft