The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 95 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.064% 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £451 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Fibre Channel
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 208 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.14% 12.75% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 115 60
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £232 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 26
Median hourly rate £14.75 £21.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.76% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.95 £50.00 £25.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fibre Channel across the East Midlands region.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Fibre Channel
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +9 1 - -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Huawei
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) VMware