The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills 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 Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 195 194 188
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 10 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 2.07% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 13
Average daily rate
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£438 £600 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +64.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £268 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £625 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.87 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-50.45% -11.76%
Fibre Channel
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
743 821 886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.76% 11.55% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 528 587
Average daily rate £375 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 41 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -6.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.40 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel across the City of London region.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel across the City of London region.

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) SAN
3 15 (68.18%) NetApp
3 15 (68.18%) Cisco
4 14 (63.64%) NFS
4 14 (63.64%) Linux
5 13 (59.09%) iSCSI
6 12 (54.55%) EMC
7 9 (40.91%) IBM
7 9 (40.91%) LAN
7 9 (40.91%) Replication
7 9 (40.91%) Multicast
8 8 (36.36%) FCoE
8 8 (36.36%) SRDF
8 8 (36.36%) VMware
8 8 (36.36%) NAS
8 8 (36.36%) WAN
8 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
9 7 (31.82%) DNS
9 7 (31.82%) Intel
9 7 (31.82%) Benchmarking
9 7 (31.82%) Solaris
9 7 (31.82%) SQL
9 7 (31.82%) Oracle
9 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
9 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (31.82%) Clustering
9 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (27.27%) Firewall
10 6 (27.27%) SQL Server

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.55%) Lync
5 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (9.09%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) SAN
2 13 (59.09%) iSCSI
3 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 9 (40.91%) Multicast
4 8 (36.36%) NAS
4 8 (36.36%) FCoE
4 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 7 (31.82%) DNS
6 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 5 (22.73%) VLAN
7 5 (22.73%) DHCP
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.09%) VPN
9 2 (9.09%) HTTP
9 2 (9.09%) WLAN
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (9.09%) Wireless
9 2 (9.09%) Internet
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.09%) HBase
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
1 5 (22.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Storage Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) EMC Storage Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) LAMP
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) XSLT
2 2 (9.09%) Rendezvous
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Replication
2 7 (31.82%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Symmetrix
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) EMC Centera
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.55%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Solaris
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (4.55%) Debian
7 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Benchmarking
1 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) VBA
4 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSE
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (18.18%) NCDA
2 3 (13.64%) NCIE
2 3 (13.64%) RHCE
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) RHCT
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) NFS
2 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) SRDF
3 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 3 (13.64%) Xen
5 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 3 (13.64%) KVM
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (4.55%) XenServer
7 1 (4.55%) Ceph
7 1 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (4.55%) IAG
7 1 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) MIMEsweeper
1 3 (13.64%) MAILsweeper
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
1 3 (13.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (13.64%) SCOrch
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.55%) PureDisk
3 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.55%) EMC TimeFinder
3 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
1 15 (68.18%) NetApp
2 12 (54.55%) EMC
3 9 (40.91%) IBM
4 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) Intel
6 6 (27.27%) HP
6 6 (27.27%) Dell
7 5 (22.73%) Symantec
8 3 (13.64%) Sophos
8 3 (13.64%) Citrix
9 2 (9.09%) Sybase
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.09%) Brocade
9 2 (9.09%) DataSynapse
9 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
9 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
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