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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 120 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.14% -
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
561 728 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.27% 27.09% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 325 235
Average daily rate £363 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.51% -6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £202 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 39
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £39.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 9 February 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
(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 -15 1 - -
iSCSI
South East

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) IIS
2 11 (84.62%) DNS
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
7 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
8 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) Citrix
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (30.77%) Workflow
9 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
10 2 (15.38%) LAN
10 2 (15.38%) WAN
10 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (15.38%) Network Security
10 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
10 2 (15.38%) Altiris
10 2 (15.38%) Firewall

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Intranet
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Support
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Support Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) NFS
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) Simpana
2 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Altiris
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) CommVault
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Intel Security