The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 30 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 114 134 112
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Contract jobs citing Brocade 25 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 0.36% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 7
Average daily rate
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£360 £213 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.41% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £213 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £213 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £349 £246
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +41.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
Brocade
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1454 1384 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.69% 47.03% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 707 468
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 142 127
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £41.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Brocade across the East of England region.

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Brocade
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the East of England region.

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +5 24 £360 -
Essex -5 1 - -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Brocade 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 Brocade.

1 13 (41.94%) Cisco
1 13 (41.94%) SAN
2 11 (35.48%) HP
3 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) EMC
4 9 (29.03%) Firewall
4 9 (29.03%) High Availability
4 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
4 9 (29.03%) EMC VNX
5 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
5 8 (25.81%) NAS
5 8 (25.81%) Project Management
5 8 (25.81%) CLARiiON
5 8 (25.81%) ITIL
5 8 (25.81%) NetApp
6 7 (22.58%) DNS
6 7 (22.58%) Firmware
6 7 (22.58%) SAP
6 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
6 7 (22.58%) Celerra
7 6 (19.35%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (19.35%) 3PAR
7 6 (19.35%) EMC VMAX
7 6 (19.35%) UNIX
7 6 (19.35%) VMware
8 5 (16.13%) Replication
8 5 (16.13%) Change Management
8 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (16.13%) LAN

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Brocade 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 Brocade. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) SAN
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) NAS
4 7 (22.58%) DNS
4 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.13%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) Ethernet
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
7 1 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) RTP
7 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
1 6 (19.35%) Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Support Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Storage Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Network Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Network Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Storage Architect
4 1 (3.23%) SAN Storage Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Architect
4 1 (3.23%) SAN Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
1 9 (29.03%) EMC VNX
2 8 (25.81%) CLARiiON
3 7 (22.58%) Celerra
4 6 (19.35%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (16.13%) Replication
6 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.90%) HP StoreVirtual
6 4 (12.90%) Symmetrix DMX
6 4 (12.90%) Symmetrix
6 4 (12.90%) EMC Centera
7 3 (9.68%) HP Storage
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) High Availability
2 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (16.13%) Change Management
4 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Control
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) HP ASE
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Firmware
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) XenServer
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) HP
3 9 (29.03%) EMC
4 8 (25.81%) NetApp
5 7 (22.58%) SAP
6 6 (19.35%) 3PAR
6 6 (19.35%) VMware
7 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
7 4 (12.90%) Veritas
7 4 (12.90%) IBM
8 3 (9.68%) Juniper
9 2 (6.45%) CommVault
9 2 (6.45%) IronPort
9 2 (6.45%) Trend Micro
9 2 (6.45%) Citrix
9 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.45%) Symantec
10 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.23%) Riverbed