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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 187 201 186
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.079% 0.017% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £258 £350
% change year-on-year
+50.48% -26.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £18.00
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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
668 708 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.18% 11.77% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 456 529
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 46
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.10 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% -13.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £12.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.00 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.33%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI.

1 11 (91.67%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 8 (66.67%) Replication
4 8 (66.67%) VMware
5 7 (58.33%) NetApp
5 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (50.00%) NFS
6 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (41.67%) Clustering
7 5 (41.67%) Symantec
7 5 (41.67%) DHCP
7 5 (41.67%) DNS
7 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 5 (41.67%) SQL
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (41.67%) Multicast
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (33.33%) LAN
8 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 4 (33.33%) ITIL
8 4 (33.33%) WAN
8 4 (33.33%) HP
8 4 (33.33%) Dell
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco
8 4 (33.33%) IBM
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) Lync
4 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (8.33%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Multicast
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
5 3 (25.00%) NAS
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) FCoE
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
7 1 (8.33%) RTSP
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (8.33%) MPLS
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) HBase
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
2 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Rendezvous
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Replication
2 5 (41.67%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Symmetrix
4 1 (8.33%) BBC
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (8.33%) DTV
4 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (8.33%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (8.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) RHCT
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) RHCE
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) NCDA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) NFS
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) KVM
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) SRDF
4 2 (16.67%) Xen
5 1 (8.33%) XenServer
5 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (8.33%) Firmware
5 1 (8.33%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
4 1 (8.33%) WSUS
4 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (8.33%) PureDisk
4 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) NetApp
3 5 (41.67%) Symantec
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) Sophos
6 2 (16.67%) Intel
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (8.33%) Brocade
7 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
7 1 (8.33%) DataSynapse
7 1 (8.33%) Altiris
7 1 (8.33%) AppSense
7 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint