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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 530 486 526
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +40
Contract jobs citing Brocade 99 129 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.56% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 76 28
Median daily rate £380 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £299 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £475 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £349
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-48.33% +36.36%
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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
22428 22853 21885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.95% 44.21% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13969 13791 12367
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 750 998 997
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.31 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% +4.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.86 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
South East +17 32 £378 -3.20% 2
London -11 23 £426 +13.53% 5
North East - 14 £321 - 1
North West -13 11 £330 +10.00% 4
West Midlands -33 11 £280 -11.11%
East of England -2 4 £450 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire -18 2 £313 -25.59% 2
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Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade 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 England region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 97 (49.74%) SAN
2 87 (44.62%) Linux
3 81 (41.54%) EMC
4 74 (37.95%) Cisco
5 69 (35.38%) Unix
5 69 (35.38%) Fibre Channel
6 59 (30.26%) Windows
7 55 (28.21%) NetBackup
8 54 (27.69%) Solaris
9 53 (27.18%) Red Hat
10 49 (25.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 47 (24.10%) Oracle
12 46 (23.59%) HP
13 44 (22.56%) Veritas
14 41 (21.03%) Migration
15 40 (20.51%) NetApp
15 40 (20.51%) Security Cleared
16 39 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 37 (18.97%) StorageTek
18 36 (18.46%) SC Cleared
19 35 (17.95%) High Availability
19 35 (17.95%) EMC VMAX
19 35 (17.95%) WAN
19 35 (17.95%) Sun
20 34 (17.44%) ITIL
20 34 (17.44%) Disaster Recovery
20 34 (17.44%) Finance
21 33 (16.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
21 33 (16.92%) Microsoft
21 33 (16.92%) Red Hat Satellite

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.18%) Apache
2 13 (6.67%) IIS
3 11 (5.64%) Skype for Business
3 11 (5.64%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.59%) JBoss
4 7 (3.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.54%) Office 365
4 2 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.51%) IaaS
5 1 (0.51%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 97 (49.74%) SAN
2 69 (35.38%) Fibre Channel
3 35 (17.95%) WAN
4 33 (16.92%) NAS
5 28 (14.36%) DNS
6 26 (13.33%) Firewall
7 25 (12.82%) LAN
8 21 (10.77%) Network Security
9 18 (9.23%) Wireless
10 16 (8.21%) TCP/IP
11 14 (7.18%) SSL
11 14 (7.18%) VLAN
11 14 (7.18%) VoIP
12 13 (6.67%) Internet
12 13 (6.67%) VPN
13 12 (6.15%) LDAP
14 11 (5.64%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (4.62%) BGP
16 9 (4.62%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.41%) MySQL
2 26 (13.33%) VLDB
3 20 (10.26%) OLTP
4 5 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.03%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.03%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (17.44%) Finance
2 11 (5.64%) Banking
3 7 (3.59%) Retail
4 6 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.54%) Military
6 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (32.82%) Administrator
2 36 (18.46%) Unix Administrator
3 28 (14.36%) Architect
4 25 (12.82%) Storage Administrator
5 24 (12.31%) Storage Engineer
6 20 (10.26%) Network Engineer
6 20 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (8.21%) Network Architect
8 15 (7.69%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 13 (6.67%) Solaris Administrator
10 12 (6.15%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (4.62%) Consultant
12 8 (4.10%) Storage Specialist
12 8 (4.10%) Technical Architect
13 6 (3.08%) Analyst
13 6 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 5 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
14 5 (2.56%) Network Analyst
14 5 (2.56%) Project Engineer
14 5 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.13%) LAMP
2 7 (3.59%) .NET
3 6 (3.08%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.08%) JSP
4 4 (2.05%) JRuby
4 4 (2.05%) WAMP
5 1 (0.51%) Flash
5 1 (0.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.95%) EMC VMAX
2 29 (14.87%) EMC VNX
3 28 (14.36%) Enterprise Storage
4 22 (11.28%) Data Centre
5 21 (10.77%) Computer Science
6 12 (6.15%) HP Storage
7 9 (4.62%) PMI
8 8 (4.10%) Replication
9 7 (3.59%) Clustering
10 6 (3.08%) Celerra
10 6 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (3.08%) LPAR
11 5 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
12 4 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (2.05%) CLARiiON
12 4 (2.05%) Fintech
12 4 (2.05%) Hedge funds
13 3 (1.54%) BBC
13 3 (1.54%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.54%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 87 (44.62%) Linux
2 69 (35.38%) Unix
3 59 (30.26%) Windows
4 54 (27.69%) Solaris
5 49 (25.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.13%) Windows Server
8 8 (4.10%) AIX
9 5 (2.56%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (2.05%) VyOS
10 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.51%) HPUX
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.03%) Migration
2 35 (17.95%) High Availability
3 34 (17.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (17.44%) ITIL
4 20 (10.26%) Load Balancing
5 19 (9.74%) Capacity Management
6 16 (8.21%) Change Management
7 15 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (7.18%) Network Design
8 14 (7.18%) PRINCE2
9 12 (6.15%) Service Management
10 11 (5.64%) Security Management
11 10 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (4.62%) Project Management
13 8 (4.10%) Change Control
13 8 (4.10%) Problem Management
13 8 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (3.08%) Data Protection
14 6 (3.08%) Fault Management
14 6 (3.08%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.13%) PHP
2 8 (4.10%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.08%) Java
4 5 (2.56%) Korn
4 5 (2.56%) SQL
5 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.05%) Ruby
6 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 36 (18.46%) SC Cleared
3 21 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.18%) CCNP
5 9 (4.62%) CCIE
5 9 (4.62%) Degree
5 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.62%) PMI Certification
6 8 (4.10%) RHCE
7 7 (3.59%) MCITP
7 7 (3.59%) MCTS
8 6 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.56%) CCNA
9 5 (2.56%) NCDA
9 5 (2.56%) NCIE
9 5 (2.56%) NCSA
10 3 (1.54%) HP ASE
10 3 (1.54%) HPE ATP
10 3 (1.54%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.54%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) QA
1 2 (1.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 9002
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 22 (11.28%) GlusterFS
3 19 (9.74%) Active Directory
4 17 (8.72%) NFS
5 16 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (6.15%) UAG
7 8 (4.10%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (3.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 7 (3.59%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (2.56%) vSphere
10 4 (2.05%) StorNext
10 4 (2.05%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.54%) RHEV
12 2 (1.03%) Firmware
12 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
12 2 (1.03%) SRDF
12 2 (1.03%) Veritas File System
12 2 (1.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.51%) Samba
13 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 55 (28.21%) NetBackup
2 33 (16.92%) Red Hat Satellite
2 33 (16.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 29 (14.87%) Oracle ZFS
4 21 (10.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 19 (9.74%) Puppet
6 8 (4.10%) EMC VPLEX
6 8 (4.10%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (3.59%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.05%) SCCM
8 4 (2.05%) vRealize
8 4 (2.05%) Zenoss
9 3 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (1.54%) Nagios
10 2 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.51%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.51%) QRadar
Vendors
1 81 (41.54%) EMC
2 74 (37.95%) Cisco
3 53 (27.18%) Red Hat
4 47 (24.10%) Oracle
5 46 (23.59%) HP
6 44 (22.56%) Veritas
7 40 (20.51%) NetApp
8 37 (18.97%) StorageTek
9 35 (17.95%) Sun
10 33 (16.92%) Microsoft
11 30 (15.38%) Juniper
12 28 (14.36%) F5
12 28 (14.36%) IBM
13 25 (12.82%) VMware
14 24 (12.31%) 3PAR
15 22 (11.28%) Symantec
16 17 (8.72%) CheckPoint
17 15 (7.69%) Riverbed
18 10 (5.13%) Isilon
19 8 (4.10%) Dell
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