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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 128 119 132
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing Brocade 2 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.080% 0.55% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 1.09% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -
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
1181 1377 1468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.98% 50.05% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 739 725
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £192 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 113 94
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 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
Hertfordshire -1 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £500 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade 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 of England region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (25.00%) FireEye
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) QRadar
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (25.00%) French Language
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) FireEye
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto