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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 124 142 140
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.096% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 0.52% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-40.64% -
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
451 572 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.69% 18.36% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 310 237
Median daily rate £375 £315 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 66 53
Median hourly rate £37.00 £23.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.86% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £52.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +17 4 £450 -25.00%
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) CommVault
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Brocade
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) SCOM
4 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) FCoE
4 3 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (22.22%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre

Fibre Channel
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 3 (33.33%) FCoE
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) DWDM
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
4 1 (11.11%) IPv6
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) HPUX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) MOF
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 1 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Brocade
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) CommVault
3 3 (33.33%) F5
3 3 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) Aruba
5 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Meraki
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard