Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for VMware NSX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware NSX over the 6 months to 17 July 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.

VMware NSX
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 - 85
Rank change year-on-year - +85 +23
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 13 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.83% - 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 7.51% - 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 - £425
10th Percentile £330 - £378
90th Percentile £500 - £460
East of England median daily rate £500 £513 £425
% change year-on-year -2.44% +20.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

VMware NSX is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 173 185 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.04% 14.78% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 89 78
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £162 £162 £174
90th Percentile £538 £578 £525
East of England median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 10
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.86% -4.92% -15.28%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.50 £12.98
90th Percentile £33.88 £17.82 £23.90
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% -1.52% -9.59%

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing VMware NSX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in Hertfordshire

VMware NSX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware NSX in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware NSX in Hertfordshire

VMware NSX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware NSX in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware NSX in Hertfordshire

VMware NSX
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware NSX within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Watford - 7 - - 2
Hatfield - 3 £500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
VMware NSX
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware NSX 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VMware NSX.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) Wireless
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (30.77%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Juniper
7 3 (23.08%) CCNP
7 3 (23.08%) MPLS
7 3 (23.08%) OSPF
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
7 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
7 3 (23.08%) Puppet
7 3 (23.08%) F5
7 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (15.38%) High Availability

VMware NSX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Wireless
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 3 (23.08%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) BGP-4
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
5 2 (15.38%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Billing
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Azure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCDE
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE Data Center
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) vCenter Server
2 2 (15.38%) vRealize
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (7.69%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) F5
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
5 2 (15.38%) Brocade
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) Arista
6 1 (7.69%) Aruba
6 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.69%) Meraki
6 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (7.69%) Tufin
6 1 (7.69%) Zscaler