The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 30 January 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 79 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing Brocade 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% 0.089% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.26% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.85 - £47.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
383 385 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.00% 34.22% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 199 118
Average daily rate £389 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £216 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £15.77 £10.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.70% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £10.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £14.02 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Brocade across the Edinburgh region.

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Brocade 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 Brocade.

1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) EMC

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Brocade 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 Brocade. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) EMC