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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 159 189 201
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 6 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 1.21% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Median daily rate £475 £625 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £371 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £320 £369
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -13.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
iSCSI
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
441 741 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.64% 13.50% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 538 521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 22
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -13.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £13.27 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £22.83 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) NAS
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) NetApp
5 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) EMC
6 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) NFS
6 5 (38.46%) IIS
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Apache
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) HTTP
7 4 (30.77%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) VPN
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (30.77%) Dell
7 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010

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 (38.46%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Confluence
5 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (7.69%) SAS
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) NAS
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) HTTP
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) FCoE
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) SNMP
6 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) SSH
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) VoIP
7 1 (7.69%) IMAP
7 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) HBase
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (7.69%) COM
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) POSIX
2 1 (7.69%) Rendezvous
2 1 (7.69%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Celerra
2 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) CentOS
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Debian
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (23.08%) Data Management
1 3 (23.08%) Server Building
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
2 2 (15.38%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Korn
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) JNCIE
2 2 (15.38%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) NFS
5 3 (23.08%) vSphere
5 3 (23.08%) XenApp
6 2 (15.38%) KVM
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (15.38%) SRDF
7 1 (7.69%) Ceph
7 1 (7.69%) Dovecot
7 1 (7.69%) iptables
7 1 (7.69%) Postfix
7 1 (7.69%) Samba
7 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
7 1 (7.69%) Squid
7 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
1 3 (23.08%) SCOM
1 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
1 3 (23.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (15.38%) WSUS
3 1 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) RANCID
3 1 (7.69%) systemd
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) EMC
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 4 (30.77%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) Symantec
7 2 (15.38%) Avaya
7 2 (15.38%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) Intel
7 2 (15.38%) Juniper
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Sybase
8 1 (7.69%) CA
8 1 (7.69%) IBM
8 1 (7.69%) QNAP
8 1 (7.69%) Supermicro