The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 117 105 122
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing Brocade 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.086% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.48% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £300 £413 £655
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -37.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +36.36%
Brocade
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1174 1242 1230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.47% 50.78% 49.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 587 543
Median daily rate £400 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 54 33
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £14.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Brocade across the Berkshire region.

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the Berkshire region.

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +2 2 £300 -27.27%
Brocade
South East

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) StorageTek
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
4 3 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) NAS
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) CommVault
6 1 (14.29%) Clustering
6 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Veritas
6 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
6 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
6 1 (14.29%) NetApp
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) EMC Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) SAN Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) SAN Support
2 3 (42.86%) Storage Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Backup Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAN Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAN Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Replication
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) StorageTek
2 3 (42.86%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas