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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 175 197 197
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 3 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.093% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.69% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Median daily rate £575 £450 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £420 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £590 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +10.34%
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
541 723 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.55% 13.45% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 530 515
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -13.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 16 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) NFS
3 12 (75.00%) NetApp
3 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) Unix
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
5 7 (43.75%) NAS
5 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (37.50%) Puppet
6 6 (37.50%) RHCE
6 6 (37.50%) RHCA
6 6 (37.50%) IBM
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) EMC
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) Solaris
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) Xen
8 4 (25.00%) SRDF
8 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
8 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (25.00%) KVM

Fibre Channel
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 4 (25.00%) Apache
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) LAN
2 7 (43.75%) NAS
2 7 (43.75%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) HTTP
3 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) LDAP
5 2 (12.50%) FCoE
5 2 (12.50%) Multicast
6 1 (6.25%) FTP
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) HBase
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) OLTP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Rendezvous
2 1 (6.25%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 5 (31.25%) Solaris
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) CentOS
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) SUSE
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (18.75%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Dependency Management
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) AWK
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) RHCA
1 6 (37.50%) RHCE
2 1 (6.25%) NCDA
2 1 (6.25%) NCIE
2 1 (6.25%) NCSA
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) NFS
2 7 (43.75%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) KVM
4 4 (25.00%) SRDF
4 4 (25.00%) Xen
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (12.50%) StorNext
6 1 (6.25%) Firmware
6 1 (6.25%) Samba
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) NetApp
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) Intel
6 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Brocade
7 1 (6.25%) CommVault
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) Huawei
7 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
7 1 (6.25%) Remedy
7 1 (6.25%) Sybase
7 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
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