The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI 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 iSCSI over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iSCSI
London / City of London
Rank 148 145 187
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +42
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.16% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 1.45% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £390 £320
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.14%

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
359 345 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.17% 10.99% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 241 508
Median daily rate £425 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £29.82 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.28% +59.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £24.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

iSCSI
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 iSCSI across the City of London region.

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

iSCSI
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSCSI across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

iSCSI Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI.

1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) SCCM
3 5 (55.56%) SCOM
3 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) XenApp
4 4 (44.44%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning

iSCSI
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 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) FCoE
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Data Management
1 2 (22.22%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) KVM
4 1 (11.11%) NFS
4 1 (11.11%) SRDF
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
1 5 (55.56%) SCOM
1 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (22.22%) SCOrch
3 2 (22.22%) SCSM
4 1 (11.11%) Ansible
4 1 (11.11%) Puppet
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec
3 3 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow