The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 121 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.081% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.44% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Average daily rate
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£350 - £370
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 - £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.36% +18.75%
iSCSI
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
660 678 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.82% 26.56% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 227 218
Average daily rate £363 £330 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 23
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £13.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.00 £38.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

iSCSI
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

iSCSI Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

iSCSI
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 1 £375 - 1
iSCSI
South East

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing iSCSI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iSCSI.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (33.33%) VTSP
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Egenera
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing iSCSI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iSCSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VTSP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Egenera
2 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
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