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 3 December 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.

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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 156 158 200
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +42
Contract jobs citing Brocade 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.029% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.074% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Median daily rate £375 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £575 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £575 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £37.00
Brocade
London

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
1342 1348 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.23% 38.87% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 988 1025 1857
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 19 71
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £22.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016, 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 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (37.50%) F5
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) Unix
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) OSPF
6 4 (25.00%) BGP
6 4 (25.00%) NAS
6 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
7 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (18.75%) SCCM
7 3 (18.75%) Network Design
7 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) EMC VNX

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 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) BGP
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (25.00%) NAS
3 4 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (18.75%) SNMP
4 3 (18.75%) VoIP
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) DWDM
5 2 (12.50%) FCoE
5 2 (12.50%) Junos
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) L2TP
6 1 (6.25%) PPP
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Brocade Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) JRuby
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) EMC VMAX
1 3 (18.75%) EMC VNX
1 3 (18.75%) Fintech
2 2 (12.50%) EMC Centera
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) VyOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
1 3 (18.75%) Network Design
1 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Security
2 2 (12.50%) Secure Coding
2 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 2 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) NFS
3 2 (12.50%) SRDF
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Nessus
3 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
5 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) AppSense
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) LogRhythm
6 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) CommVault
7 1 (6.25%) Hitachi
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 1 (6.25%) WorldPay
7 1 (6.25%) Zerto