Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for VyOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VyOS over the 6 months to 23 October 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.

VyOS
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 886 881 883
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -
Contract jobs citing VyOS 1 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.013%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.005% 0.010% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
UK median daily rate £275 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £550 £491
90th Percentile £288 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

VyOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21,644 20,883 23,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.92% 20.84% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,390 13,203 14,561
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £163 £175 £200
90th Percentile £606 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,517 1,245 1,290
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.96 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.81 £16.00
% change year-on-year -1.81% +5.03% -

VyOS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VyOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VyOS in the UK

VyOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VyOS in the UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VyOS 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 with a requirement for VyOS.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Draytek
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Vyatta
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

VyOS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365 Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) VMWare Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Draytek
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Vyatta