Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 10 December 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 184 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +184
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 17 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.12% -
As % of the System Software category 2.17% 1.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
West Midlands median daily rate £513 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% - -
England median daily rate £500 £500 £440
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.00 - £32.50

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 West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 784 532 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.11% 10.94% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 315 268
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £150 £156 £132
90th Percentile £550 £550 £519
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 44 57
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.10 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +0.71% -2.78%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.15 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.05 £21.70 £21.47
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +3.23%

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in the West Midlands

VMware NSX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware NSX in the West Midlands

VMware NSX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware NSX in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware NSX in the West Midlands

VMware NSX
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Coventry - 11 £525 -
Solihull - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £438 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
VMware NSX
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VMware NSX.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) vSphere
3 11 (64.71%) VSAN
3 11 (64.71%) vRealize
4 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (47.06%) Private Cloud
5 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
7 3 (17.65%) CCDP
7 3 (17.65%) Network Design
7 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
9 1 (5.88%) Linux
9 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
9 1 (5.88%) LAN
9 1 (5.88%) VoIP
9 1 (5.88%) WLAN
9 1 (5.88%) HP
9 1 (5.88%) Dell
9 1 (5.88%) Wireless
9 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
9 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
9 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared

VMware NSX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) VSAN
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) DAB
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) WLAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Consultant
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Expert
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Architect
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
1 8 (47.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Network Design
2 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (5.88%) Runbook
2 1 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCDP
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) vSphere
2 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Mitel