Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 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
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 120 193 180
Rank change year-on-year +73 -13 -19
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 5 3 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.065% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 1.62% 0.44% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £488 £350 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -20.90% -3.28%
10th Percentile £466 £318 £384
90th Percentile £499 £423 £504
England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £39.76 £34.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year +16.93% -27.66% -

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 309 685 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.33% 14.80% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 420 322
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £135 £190 £163
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 83
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £11.45 £10.78 £10.60
90th Percentile £35.00 £20.83 £26.20
Median hourly rate £18.60 £16.95 £16.22
% change year-on-year +9.73% +4.53% +1.34%

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing VMware NSX as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware NSX in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend 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 1 June 2020. 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
Birmingham +24 3 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £475 -
VMware NSX
England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) vCloud
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) vRealize
4 2 (40.00%) VSAN
5 1 (20.00%) Server Management
5 1 (20.00%) DevSecOps
5 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) GCP
5 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VSAN
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Architect
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevSecOps
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Server Management
2 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vCloud
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) vRealize
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam