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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 126 137 144
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.082% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.90% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £458 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +14.28%
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
455 444 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.71% 15.71% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 194 284
Median daily rate £375 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £227 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 65 75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £51.75 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 1 October 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 -3 2 £458 -23.75%
Fibre Channel
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Brocade
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) FCoE
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) SCOM
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless

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 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) BGP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
1 3 (42.86%) FCoE
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (14.29%) DWDM
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) IPv6
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Multicast
3 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) MOF
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
3 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Brocade
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard