The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Brocade
London / City of London
Rank 146 150 183
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +33
Contract jobs citing Brocade 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.094% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Median daily rate £490 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £450 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £366 £476
% change year-on-year
-4.43% -23.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1218 1275 2211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.27% 39.94% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 953 1629
Median daily rate £450 £438 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +17.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £28.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Brocade
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 7 (58.33%) HP
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
1 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) CommVault
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) NAS
5 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (16.67%) Secure Coding
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Aruba
6 2 (16.67%) SIEM

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) L2TP
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) PPP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Storage Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) EMC Storage Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) HP Storage Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Security
1 2 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (16.67%) Secure Coding
1 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (16.67%) SIEM
1 2 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (8.33%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Nessus
3 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
1 7 (58.33%) HP
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) CommVault
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (16.67%) AppSense
5 2 (16.67%) Aruba
5 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 2 (16.67%) Polycom
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (8.33%) Zerto