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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 107 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.050% 0.040% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £398 £360
% change year-on-year
+25.78% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £41.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year
-46.34% +175.81%
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
508 528 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.29% 21.16% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 284 271
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £481 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 6 December 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
Reading - 1 £475 -
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) FCoE
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) FlexPod
3 4 (66.67%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) e-Health
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (66.67%) CA
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (16.67%) Cacti
5 1 (16.67%) Sendmail
5 1 (16.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu

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 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) FCoE
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) IMAP
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) MRTG
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) e-Health
2 4 (66.67%) FlexPod
3 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Data ONTAP
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Ceph
3 1 (16.67%) Dovecot
3 1 (16.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (16.67%) iptables
3 1 (16.67%) KVM
3 1 (16.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Cacti
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) RANCID
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat