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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 194 200 195
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Brocade 3 1 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.017% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.037% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
Average daily rate
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£325 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+2.78% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 - -
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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
2371 2685 3294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.01% 45.52% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 1856 2270
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 55 94
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.47 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Brocade 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 Brocade.

1 13 (68.42%) SAN
2 11 (57.89%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) 3PAR
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (31.58%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) NetApp
7 5 (26.32%) CommVault
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) CMDB
8 4 (21.05%) Perl
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) LAN
8 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
9 3 (15.79%) EMC VNX
9 3 (15.79%) EMC VMAX
9 3 (15.79%) IBM
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) DNS
9 3 (15.79%) Solaris
9 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 3 (15.79%) EMC
9 3 (15.79%) OSPF

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Brocade 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 Brocade. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) OSPF
4 3 (15.79%) BGP
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) SMTP
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) SNMP
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.26%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Senior Storage Specialist
1 5 (26.32%) Storage Specialist
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) CMDB
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) EMC VNX
3 3 (15.79%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Solaris
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) NFS
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
1 3 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) HP
2 10 (52.63%) 3PAR
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 6 (31.58%) NetApp
5 5 (26.32%) CommVault
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) IBM
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) EMC
7 3 (15.79%) Juniper
8 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 2 (10.53%) Sybase
8 2 (10.53%) F5
9 1 (5.26%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (5.26%) NetScout
9 1 (5.26%) Polycom
9 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
9 1 (5.26%) SAP
9 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint