The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 147 116 136
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% 0.044% 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.24% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £265 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -24.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
380 410 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.07% 18.15% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 141 176
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 75
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -44.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £48.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Fibre Channel
England

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware