The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills 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 Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 22 May 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 129 134 117
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.20% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 1.42% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£250 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +1.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £323 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
528 422 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.14% 14.20% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 200 138
Average daily rate £315 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £177 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 34 76
Average hourly rate £30.50 £23.86 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.85% +25.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel across the East of England region.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel across the East of England region.

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cambridgeshire - 2 £250 -
Norfolk - 2 £250 -
Suffolk - 2 £250 -
Hertfordshire -4 1 - - 4
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) CCA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) FCoE
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Replication

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) CCA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR