Period
to 28 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Software-Defined Networking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software-Defined Networking over the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Software-Defined Networking
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 125 102
Rank change year-on-year +67 -23 -10
Contract jobs citing Software-Defined Networking 5 2 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.91% 0.099% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 0.66% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Median daily rate £381 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.38% - -
10th Percentile £363 £513 £513
90th Percentile £424 £538 £538
South West median daily rate £375 £538 £525
% change year-on-year -30.23% +2.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £57.50 - -

Software-Defined Networking is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 115 302 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.83% 14.90% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 192 163
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% - -
10th Percentile £264 £260 £121
90th Percentile £628 £575 £585
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 22
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -6.59% +93.62%
10th Percentile £41.60 £23.75 £17.50
90th Percentile £52.70 £52.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +37.10%

Software-Defined Networking
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Software-Defined Networking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software-Defined Networking in Wiltshire

Software-Defined Networking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Software-Defined Networking in Wiltshire.

Daily rate trend for Software-Defined Networking in Wiltshire

Software-Defined Networking
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software-Defined Networking within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 28 November 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
Corsham - 1 - - 2
Software-Defined Networking
South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Software-Defined Networking 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Software-Defined Networking.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Tufin

Software-Defined Networking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Architecture Roadmap
1 1 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Palo Alto
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) AlgoSec
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Tufin