Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 17 August 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 97 93
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +7
Contract jobs citing Network Virtualisation 8 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.53% 0.85% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.00% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 3
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +31.25% -15.79%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £525 £400
% change year-on-year -19.05% +31.25% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,281 1,395 1,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 84.28% 84.96% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 687 687
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.84% +8.67%
10th Percentile £225 £255 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £528
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 32 32
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -15.46%
10th Percentile £9.24 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.13 £19.42 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.79% +12.50% -20.00%

Network Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Network Virtualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Network Virtualisation in Milton Keynes

Network Virtualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Virtualisation in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Virtualisation in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Network Virtualisation.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL V3
2 7 (87.50%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (87.50%) Palo Alto
2 7 (87.50%) IPsec
2 7 (87.50%) Change Management
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) ICMP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
4 5 (62.50%) F5
4 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (50.00%) Service Management
6 3 (37.50%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) Juniper
6 3 (37.50%) Operational Acceptance Criteria

Network Virtualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) ICMP
2 7 (87.50%) IPsec
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) BIG-IP
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (62.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Network Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 7 (87.50%) Change Management
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL V3
2 7 (87.50%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) ITSM
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CCIP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Palo Alto
3 5 (62.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
5 2 (25.00%) Aruba