The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 478 484 423
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -61
Contract jobs citing Brocade 118 92 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.39% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 56 48
Average daily rate
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£403 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £625 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £379 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.73% +16.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.50
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23006 23416 20056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.42% 45.69% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13345 13409 10999
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 987 1033 1109
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in England

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in England

Brocade
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram in England

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the England region.

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in England

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 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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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
London +20 57 £388 -13.88% 10
South East +3 35 £425 +11.84% 3
East of England +27 6 £450 +52.54%
West Midlands -4 5 £400 -
South West +3 3 £465 -25.60%
Yorkshire -20 3 £275 -21.42% 6
North West -26 3 - - 1
East Midlands -5 2 £451 +19.43% 1
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Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 117 (60.94%) SAN
2 107 (55.73%) Cisco
3 101 (52.60%) VMware
4 84 (43.75%) HP
5 75 (39.06%) Windows
6 68 (35.42%) NetApp
7 58 (30.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 56 (29.17%) 3PAR
9 54 (28.13%) EMC
10 49 (25.52%) Linux
11 42 (21.88%) Migration
12 41 (21.35%) Microsoft
13 36 (18.75%) Firewall
13 36 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 35 (18.23%) Fibre Channel
15 34 (17.71%) NAS
16 32 (16.67%) IBM
16 32 (16.67%) LAN
17 30 (15.63%) SQL
17 30 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
17 30 (15.63%) Security Cleared
18 29 (15.10%) Finance
19 28 (14.58%) Active Directory
20 26 (13.54%) WAN
21 25 (13.02%) Juniper
22 24 (12.50%) Red Hat
22 24 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
23 23 (11.98%) Citrix
23 23 (11.98%) Windows Server 2008
24 22 (11.46%) Cisco Nexus

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.69%) Lync
6 8 (4.17%) IIS
7 6 (3.13%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.60%) Apache
9 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.08%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.52%) JBoss
12 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.73%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.08%) MS Office
5 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.60%) IaaS
3 2 (1.04%) SaaS
3 2 (1.04%) PaaS
3 2 (1.04%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.04%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 117 (60.94%) SAN
2 36 (18.75%) Firewall
3 35 (18.23%) Fibre Channel
4 34 (17.71%) NAS
5 32 (16.67%) LAN
6 26 (13.54%) WAN
7 22 (11.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 22 (11.46%) TCP/IP
8 21 (10.94%) DNS
9 18 (9.38%) VPN
10 15 (7.81%) VLAN
10 15 (7.81%) SMTP
11 13 (6.77%) DHCP
11 13 (6.77%) SNMP
11 13 (6.77%) MPLS
12 12 (6.25%) Wireless
12 12 (6.25%) Network Security
13 10 (5.21%) BGP
13 10 (5.21%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (4.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.13%) MySQL
4 5 (2.60%) Big Data
4 5 (2.60%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (1.56%) JIRA
1 3 (1.56%) MSI
2 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.52%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.52%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.52%) Metasploit
General
1 29 (15.10%) Finance
2 5 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.08%) Automotive
3 4 (2.08%) Banking
4 3 (1.56%) Advertising
5 2 (1.04%) Games
5 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (27.08%) Storage Engineer
2 29 (15.10%) Architect
3 27 (14.06%) Consultant
4 24 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 22 (11.46%) Administrator
6 15 (7.81%) Storage Consultant
7 12 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (5.73%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (5.73%) Storage Administrator
9 10 (5.21%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.65%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.65%) Analyst
11 6 (3.13%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.13%) Storage Analyst
11 6 (3.13%) Platform Engineer
12 4 (2.08%) 3rd Line Support
12 4 (2.08%) Senior Consultant
12 4 (2.08%) EMC Engineer
12 4 (2.08%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.17%) Web Services
2 6 (3.13%) REST
3 5 (2.60%) JSON
4 3 (1.56%) SOAP
4 3 (1.56%) XML
5 2 (1.04%) CSS
5 2 (1.04%) HTML
5 2 (1.04%) SAP Basis
5 2 (1.04%) Django
5 2 (1.04%) Ajax
5 2 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.04%) CSS3
5 2 (1.04%) HTML5
5 2 (1.04%) Play Framework
6 1 (0.52%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.52%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.52%) JNI
6 1 (0.52%) .NET
6 1 (0.52%) CGI
6 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.29%) Replication
3 10 (5.21%) CLARiiON
4 9 (4.69%) Clustering
5 7 (3.65%) Celerra
5 7 (3.65%) Symmetrix
5 7 (3.65%) EMC Centera
6 6 (3.13%) Symmetrix DMX
6 6 (3.13%) PKI
7 5 (2.60%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.60%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.56%) IBM XIV
9 3 (1.56%) IPTV
9 3 (1.56%) Spread Betting
9 3 (1.56%) Blog
9 3 (1.56%) Open Source
10 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 75 (39.06%) Windows
2 49 (25.52%) Linux
3 36 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (11.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (10.94%) UNIX
6 21 (10.94%) Solaris
7 10 (5.21%) AIX
7 10 (5.21%) CentOS
7 10 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.17%) HPUX
9 5 (2.60%) SUSE
9 5 (2.60%) Slackware
10 4 (2.08%) VMS
11 3 (1.56%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.56%) Android
11 3 (1.56%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.52%) Tru64
13 1 (0.52%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.88%) Migration
2 22 (11.46%) ITIL
3 20 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (9.38%) Project Management
5 13 (6.77%) Network Design
6 10 (5.21%) TOGAF
6 10 (5.21%) Data Migration
6 10 (5.21%) Change Control
6 10 (5.21%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (4.69%) Change Management
8 8 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.17%) Network Management
9 6 (3.13%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.13%) Load Balancing
9 6 (3.13%) Capacity Management
9 6 (3.13%) Analytics
10 5 (2.60%) Data Analytics
10 5 (2.60%) E-Discovery
10 5 (2.60%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.60%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.63%) SQL
2 11 (5.73%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.17%) Perl
4 6 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.60%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.08%) C
7 3 (1.56%) Ruby
8 1 (0.52%) Golang
8 1 (0.52%) Korn
8 1 (0.52%) Java
8 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.52%) VB
8 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
1 30 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.90%) CCNP
3 16 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.73%) DV Cleared
4 11 (5.73%) CCNA
5 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.13%) JNCIS
7 5 (2.60%) CCIE
8 4 (2.08%) MCSA
8 4 (2.08%) MCP
8 4 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 3 (1.56%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.56%) Degree
9 3 (1.56%) HP ASE
9 3 (1.56%) HP MASE
9 3 (1.56%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.65%) QA
1 7 (3.65%) SLA
2 4 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (30.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (14.58%) Active Directory
3 20 (10.42%) vSphere
4 18 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 17 (8.85%) vCloud
5 17 (8.85%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (8.85%) VMware ESX
6 15 (7.81%) XenApp
6 15 (7.81%) XenDesktop
7 10 (5.21%) NFS
8 7 (3.65%) SRDF
9 4 (2.08%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.08%) XenServer
10 3 (1.56%) IAG
10 3 (1.56%) Squid
10 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.56%) Samba
10 3 (1.56%) Firmware
11 2 (1.04%) Xen
12 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (9.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 15 (7.81%) NetBackup
3 8 (4.17%) SCCM
4 7 (3.65%) Puppet
4 7 (3.65%) ARCserve
5 6 (3.13%) Legato
5 6 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (2.08%) Tivoli
7 4 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (2.08%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.08%) vMotion
8 3 (1.56%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.04%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.52%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.52%) Ansible
10 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 107 (55.73%) Cisco
2 101 (52.60%) VMware
3 84 (43.75%) HP
4 68 (35.42%) NetApp
5 56 (29.17%) 3PAR
6 54 (28.13%) EMC
7 41 (21.35%) Microsoft
8 32 (16.67%) IBM
9 25 (13.02%) Juniper
10 24 (12.50%) Red Hat
11 23 (11.98%) Citrix
12 22 (11.46%) CheckPoint
12 22 (11.46%) Oracle
13 18 (9.38%) Dell
14 17 (8.85%) F5
15 13 (6.77%) Symantec
16 9 (4.69%) Veeam
16 9 (4.69%) CommVault
17 7 (3.65%) Blue Coat
17 7 (3.65%) CA
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