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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 200 210 208
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 7 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 1.74% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 5
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£408 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £269 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.71 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
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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
796 861 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.21% 11.97% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 546 613
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £273 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 40 32
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -8.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £48.75 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.94 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +7.14%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Replication
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) Clustering
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (58.33%) NFS
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) SAN
5 6 (50.00%) NetApp
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) DNS
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) IBM
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) VLAN
6 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
6 5 (41.67%) Multicast
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (41.67%) LAN
6 5 (41.67%) DHCP
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (33.33%) IIS
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (8.33%) Lync
5 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (16.67%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) VLAN
4 5 (41.67%) Multicast
5 4 (33.33%) FCoE
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) NAS
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) HTTP
7 2 (16.67%) WLAN
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) HBase
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XSLT
2 2 (16.67%) Rendezvous
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Replication
2 7 (58.33%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) RHCE
1 3 (25.00%) RHCT
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) NCDA
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) NFS
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (25.00%) Xen
2 3 (25.00%) SRDF
2 3 (25.00%) KVM
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) Ceph
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 3 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
1 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (25.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) NetApp
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Dell
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) Intel
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) Sophos
5 2 (16.67%) DataSynapse
5 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Sybase
5 2 (16.67%) 29West
6 1 (8.33%) Scality
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
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