Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 165 240 252
Rank change year-on-year +75 +12 -23
Contract jobs citing Network Virtualisation 9 10 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £425 £397 £363
90th Percentile £606 £520 £594
Central London median daily rate £450 £500 £438
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 3,634 6,038 6,342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.15% 89.28% 89.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,678 4,665 5,028
Median daily rate £521 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% +2.44% +3.54%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £337
90th Percentile £675 £675 £697
Central London median daily rate £510 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 54 89
Median hourly rate £25.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.91% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.83 £11.81
90th Percentile £52.25 £42.71 £46.08
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +34.88% - +13.16%

Network Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Network Virtualisation as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Network Virtualisation in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Network Virtualisation in the City of London

Network Virtualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Network Virtualisation in the City of London over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Network Virtualisation in the City of London

Network Virtualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Network Virtualisation in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Network Virtualisation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 (77.78%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 4 (44.44%) Azure
4 3 (33.33%) iPaaS
4 3 (33.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 3 (33.33%) Azure Stack
4 3 (33.33%) Insurtech
4 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) CCSP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) SaaS
4 3 (33.33%) 4G
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 3 (33.33%) 3G
4 3 (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 4 (44.44%) Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Stack
2 3 (33.33%) iPaaS
2 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) AWS
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) 3G
3 3 (33.33%) 4G
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) UMTS
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Messaging Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) EAI
1 3 (33.33%) Insurtech
1 3 (33.33%) Microservices
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Availability Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Privileged Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCSP
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) VMware NSX
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
2 1 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow