Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Software-Defined Networking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software-Defined Networking over the 6 months to 17 June 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.

Software-Defined Networking
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 139 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs citing Software-Defined Networking 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% 0.043% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Surrey median daily rate £575 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% - -
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 - -

Software-Defined Networking is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 404 316 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.35% 13.50% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 174 369
Surrey median daily rate £450 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £200 £163 £214
90th Percentile £600 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 60
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% -45.71% +89.19%
10th Percentile £15.75 £13.30 £11.75
90th Percentile £95.50 £47.50 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +57.14% -45.31% +6.67%

Software-Defined Networking
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Software-Defined Networking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Software-Defined Networking in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software-Defined Networking 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Software-Defined Networking.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) NGN
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Software-Defined Networking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) NGN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper