The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 114 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.039% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £364 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.07% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +3.22%
Fibre Channel
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
541 610 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.50% 23.74% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 274 203
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £494 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 15
Median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% +48.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £14.08 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.06 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 +8 2 £375 -
Reading - 1 £325 -
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 18 (100.00%) SAN
2 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
3 16 (88.89%) IBM
3 16 (88.89%) VMware
4 15 (83.33%) Firewall
4 15 (83.33%) Cisco
4 15 (83.33%) Ethernet
5 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (61.11%) NetApp
6 11 (61.11%) vSphere
6 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
7 10 (55.56%) Data ONTAP
7 10 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (55.56%) FCoE
7 10 (55.56%) FlexPod
7 10 (55.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
7 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (55.56%) e-Health
7 10 (55.56%) CA
7 10 (55.56%) ITIL
8 7 (38.89%) CCNP
8 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (38.89%) NCDA
8 7 (38.89%) Driving Licence
9 6 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (33.33%) HP
9 6 (33.33%) Hitachi

Fibre Channel
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 15 (83.33%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (55.56%) FCoE
4 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Support Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) NetApp Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Support
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) FlexPod Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Network Support
4 4 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ELK Stack
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (55.56%) e-Health
2 10 (55.56%) FlexPod
3 7 (38.89%) Driving Licence
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
1 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
2 10 (55.56%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
4 1 (5.56%) Fedora
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Validation
3 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
1 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) NCDA
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (27.78%) CCNA
5 5 (27.78%) MCP
5 5 (27.78%) MCSA
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) vSphere
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) NFS
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.56%) Postfix
4 1 (5.56%) qmail
4 1 (5.56%) Sendmail
4 1 (5.56%) Varnish
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) Bacula
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
1 1 (5.56%) cPanel
1 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.56%) Grafana
1 1 (5.56%) Graphite
1 1 (5.56%) Kibana
1 1 (5.56%) logstash
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Plesk
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (5.56%) Salt
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) vMotion
1 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) IBM
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
3 11 (61.11%) NetApp
4 10 (55.56%) CA
5 6 (33.33%) Hitachi
5 6 (33.33%) HP
6 5 (27.78%) Dell
6 5 (27.78%) Intel
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) EMC
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 1 (5.56%) Brocade
8 1 (5.56%) Citrix
8 1 (5.56%) CommVault
8 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.56%) StorageTek
8 1 (5.56%) Sun
8 1 (5.56%) Symantec
8 1 (5.56%) Veritas
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