Period
to 19 May 2019

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 19 May 2019 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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 181 168
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 +23
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 3 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.065% 0.28% 0.092%
As % of the System Software category 0.43% 2.58% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £443 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.90% -3.28% -
10th Percentile £318 £384 £411
90th Percentile £423 £504 £496
England median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £49.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year +4.26% - -

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 701 542 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.27% 10.97% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 304 266
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £390 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +2.30% +1.67%
10th Percentile £190 £154 £118
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 67 39
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% - +7.41%
10th Percentile £10.78 £8.76 £10.50
90th Percentile £21.40 £25.60 £20.30
England median hourly rate £16.86 £16.19 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.14% +1.19% +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
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 19 May 2019. 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 +19 3 £350 -22.22% 1
VMware NSX
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) VCP6
3 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Network Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) VCP6
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet