The table below looks at the statistics for FCoE skills 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 FCoE over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
Rank 160 196 205
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +9
Contract jobs citing FCoE 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.95% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £700 £625 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £311 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+45.50% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
FCoE
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
441 738 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.75% 13.47% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 534 515
Median daily rate £425 £403 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.27 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

FCoE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing FCoE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FCoE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FCoE
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 FCoE across the City of London region.

FCoE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

FCoE
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FCoE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

FCoE Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

FCoE
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 FCoE across the City of London region.

FCoE Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FCoE 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 FCoE.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) SRDF
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking

FCoE
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 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) FabricPath
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) HBase
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (25.00%) Ultra Messaging
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Celerra
2 1 (25.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (50.00%) SRDF
3 1 (25.00%) KVM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
4 1 (25.00%) DataSynapse
4 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO