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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 192 227 215
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -12
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 8 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.054% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 0.46% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.37% -18.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £284 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £365 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.36% +18.75%
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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
794 871 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 11.84% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 581 644
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 44
Average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 9 (64.29%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (64.29%) SAN
4 8 (57.14%) NetApp
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) NFS
6 6 (42.86%) DNS
6 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 5 (35.71%) Replication
7 5 (35.71%) NAS
7 5 (35.71%) HP
7 5 (35.71%) IBM
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) Solaris
7 5 (35.71%) Multicast
7 5 (35.71%) FCoE
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
8 4 (28.57%) WAN
8 4 (28.57%) DHCP
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) EMC
8 4 (28.57%) Clustering
9 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
9 3 (21.43%) Xen
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Fibre Channel
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) NAS
3 5 (35.71%) Multicast
3 5 (35.71%) FCoE
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 2 (14.29%) HTTP
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) VLAN
7 1 (7.14%) SSH
7 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) HBase
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Storage Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) XSLT
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) Rendezvous
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Replication
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) IBM XIV
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Debian
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
1 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) C-shell
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) NFS
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Xen
5 3 (21.43%) SRDF
5 3 (21.43%) KVM
6 2 (14.29%) vSphere
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (7.14%) Snort
7 1 (7.14%) Nmap
7 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 1 (7.14%) XenServer
7 1 (7.14%) Postfix
7 1 (7.14%) vCloud
7 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
2 2 (14.29%) SCDPM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
2 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) NetApp
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
5 3 (21.43%) Intel
5 3 (21.43%) Dell
5 3 (21.43%) Symantec
6 2 (14.29%) Sybase
6 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
6 2 (14.29%) F5
6 2 (14.29%) 29West
6 2 (14.29%) DataSynapse
7 1 (7.14%) Tripwire
7 1 (7.14%) Qualys
7 1 (7.14%) Splunk
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix