Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 13 December 2017 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
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 192 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - -
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 7 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.16% -
As % of the System Software category 1.01% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
South West median daily rate £331 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.42% - -
England median daily rate £500 £445 £423
% change year-on-year +12.36% +5.33% +22.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £32.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year - -24.42% -

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 the South West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 693 708 702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.39% 12.50% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 430 367
South West median daily rate £350 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.31% -
10th Percentile £159 £122 £120
90th Percentile £556 £519 £488
England median daily rate £435 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 71 88
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -28.21% +2.63%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £44.05 £47.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% -

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VMware NSX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in the South West

VMware NSX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware NSX in the South West

VMware NSX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware NSX in the South West over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware NSX in the South West

VMware NSX
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Wiltshire -3 6 £331 +10.42%
Bristol - 1 - -
VMware NSX
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware NSX 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 South West region with a requirement for VMware NSX.

1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 4 (57.14%) vCenter Server
4 4 (57.14%) C
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) Security Hardening
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Puppet
7 1 (14.29%) High Availability
7 1 (14.29%) SIEM
7 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
7 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (14.29%) Ansible
7 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 1 (14.29%) Citrix
7 1 (14.29%) Solaris

VMware NSX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (14.29%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Chocolatey
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Security Hardening
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) vCenter Server
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft