Period
to 18 October 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 18 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.

VMware NSX
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 180 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +177
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 15 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.13% -
As % of the System Software category 2.01% 1.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
West Midlands median daily rate £533 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% - -
England median daily rate £475 £473 £475
% change year-on-year +0.53% -0.53% -1.30%
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 746 532 615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.67% 11.50% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 333 328
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +16.92%
10th Percentile £150 £166 £152
90th Percentile £575 £568 £511
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 43 54
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.78 £14.22 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% +9.35% -13.33%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.60 £10.00
90th Percentile £26.20 £21.00 £19.28
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.48% +6.35% -1.56%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -
Warwickshire - 2 £515 -
Worcestershire - 1 £550 -
Solihull - 1 - -
VMware NSX
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) vRealize
3 11 (73.33%) VSAN
3 11 (73.33%) vSphere
4 10 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (60.00%) Private Cloud
5 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
8 1 (6.67%) HP
8 1 (6.67%) Juniper
8 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (6.67%) Windows
8 1 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (6.67%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) Network Design
8 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
8 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 1 (6.67%) Network Security
8 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) Wireless
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.67%) F5
8 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
8 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE

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 11 (73.33%) VSAN
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Consultant
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Expert
5 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (60.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (6.67%) Network Design
1 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) vSphere
2 10 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Aruba
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Meraki