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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 477 420 436
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +16
Contract jobs citing Brocade 105 139 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.64% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 93 50
Average daily rate
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£425 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £37.00 £39.75 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -16.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £39.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% -16.31%
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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
22976 21874 21611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.37% 46.22% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13973 12716 11552
Average daily rate £388 £394 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% +3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1100 1047 1337
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.28 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 17 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Brocade Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 December 2014. 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 -15 47 £439 +15.39% 5
South East -58 15 £438 +21.52% 7
East of England +5 13 £313 +25.00% 2
North West -3 11 £425 +1.19% 1
Yorkshire -9 7 £388 -
West Midlands - 5 £350 - 1
South West -29 4 £385 -1.28% 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
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Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

1 124 (62.00%) SAN
2 104 (52.00%) Cisco
3 90 (45.00%) HP
4 70 (35.00%) Windows
5 66 (33.00%) VMware
6 61 (30.50%) Security Cleared
7 52 (26.00%) EMC
8 49 (24.50%) Linux
8 49 (24.50%) IBM
8 49 (24.50%) SC Cleared
9 46 (23.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 45 (22.50%) NetApp
11 43 (21.50%) LAN
12 38 (19.00%) 3PAR
13 36 (18.00%) Fibre Channel
14 35 (17.50%) Microsoft
15 34 (17.00%) ITIL
16 31 (15.50%) Citrix
16 31 (15.50%) Firewall
17 30 (15.00%) Juniper
17 30 (15.00%) WAN
18 27 (13.50%) Cisco Certification
19 26 (13.00%) Migration
19 26 (13.00%) NetBackup
19 26 (13.00%) NAS
20 25 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
20 25 (12.50%) Active Directory
21 24 (12.00%) HPUX
22 23 (11.50%) AIX
22 23 (11.50%) Symantec

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 12 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.50%) IIS
5 6 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.50%) Lync
7 4 (2.00%) SAS
8 3 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.00%) Apache
10 1 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 124 (62.00%) SAN
2 43 (21.50%) LAN
3 36 (18.00%) Fibre Channel
4 31 (15.50%) Firewall
5 30 (15.00%) WAN
6 26 (13.00%) NAS
7 18 (9.00%) VPN
8 16 (8.00%) OSPF
8 16 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 16 (8.00%) Wireless
9 15 (7.50%) NetScaler
10 13 (6.50%) VLAN
11 12 (6.00%) BGP
12 11 (5.50%) MPLS
12 11 (5.50%) Network Security
13 10 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (5.00%) Ethernet
14 8 (4.00%) EIGRP
14 8 (4.00%) DNS
14 8 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.50%) MySQL
5 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.50%) Big Data
5 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) MSI
2 1 (0.50%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.50%) Finance
3 4 (2.00%) Games
3 4 (2.00%) Banking
4 2 (1.00%) Law
4 2 (1.00%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.50%) French Language
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 32 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 27 (13.50%) Consultant
4 26 (13.00%) Administrator
5 19 (9.50%) Architect
6 17 (8.50%) Storage Administrator
7 15 (7.50%) Storage Consultant
8 12 (6.00%) Backup Engineer
9 11 (5.50%) Storage Specialist
10 9 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.50%) Network Consultant
12 6 (3.00%) SAN Engineer
12 6 (3.00%) Technical Architect
13 5 (2.50%) Server Specialist
13 5 (2.50%) Operations Engineer
14 4 (2.00%) Storage Architect
14 4 (2.00%) Designer
14 4 (2.00%) Voice Consultant
14 4 (2.00%) Network Architect
14 4 (2.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.50%) Flash
1 3 (1.50%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.50%) HTML
2 1 (0.50%) CSS
2 1 (0.50%) Web Services
2 1 (0.50%) JSON
2 1 (0.50%) Ajax
2 1 (0.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.50%) Play Framework
2 1 (0.50%) Django
2 1 (0.50%) HTML5
2 1 (0.50%) REST
2 1 (0.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.00%) Replication
2 10 (5.00%) IBM XIV
2 10 (5.00%) EMC Centera
2 10 (5.00%) Clustering
3 8 (4.00%) Open Source
3 8 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.00%) CLARiiON
5 5 (2.50%) PKI
5 5 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.00%) HP StorageWorks
6 4 (2.00%) Online Games
7 3 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.00%) Symmetrix DMX
8 2 (1.00%) CMDB
8 2 (1.00%) NHS
8 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.50%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 70 (35.00%) Windows
2 49 (24.50%) Linux
3 25 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (12.00%) HPUX
5 23 (11.50%) AIX
6 20 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (8.00%) UNIX
7 16 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (6.50%) Solaris
10 6 (3.00%) CentOS
11 5 (2.50%) SUSE
11 5 (2.50%) Slackware
12 4 (2.00%) VMS
13 3 (1.50%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.00%) ITIL
2 26 (13.00%) Migration
3 18 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (7.00%) Load Balancing
5 10 (5.00%) Network Management
6 9 (4.50%) Service Delivery
6 9 (4.50%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (4.00%) Analytics
7 8 (4.00%) Change Control
7 8 (4.00%) Performance Management
7 8 (4.00%) Project Planning
8 7 (3.50%) ITSM
8 7 (3.50%) Change Management
8 7 (3.50%) Service Management
8 7 (3.50%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (3.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (3.00%) Network Design
10 5 (2.50%) TOGAF
10 5 (2.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.00%) SQL
2 8 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.50%) Perl
3 5 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.00%) Korn
5 1 (0.50%) C#
5 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (30.50%) Security Cleared
2 49 (24.50%) SC Cleared
3 27 (13.50%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (11.00%) CCNP
5 12 (6.00%) DV Cleared
6 10 (5.00%) CCNA
7 9 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.00%) JNCIS
9 5 (2.50%) HP ASE
9 5 (2.50%) HP MASE
10 4 (2.00%) Degree
10 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.00%) CCIE
11 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.00%) CCSE
11 2 (1.00%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.00%) MCSA
11 2 (1.00%) MCP
11 2 (1.00%) HNC
12 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) QA
2 5 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (23.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (9.50%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.50%) vSphere
5 10 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (5.00%) XenDesktop
5 10 (5.00%) Firmware
6 8 (4.00%) XenApp
6 8 (4.00%) NFS
7 6 (3.00%) SRDF
7 6 (3.00%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.50%) Xen
8 5 (2.50%) vCloud
9 4 (2.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (1.50%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.50%) Squid
10 3 (1.50%) XenServer
11 2 (1.00%) Gluster
11 2 (1.00%) StorNext
11 2 (1.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 26 (13.00%) NetBackup
2 15 (7.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (6.00%) Tivoli
4 10 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 8 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (3.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (2.50%) Cobbler
8 4 (2.00%) EMC TimeFinder
8 4 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.50%) ARCserve
9 3 (1.50%) SCOM
10 2 (1.00%) HP SIM
10 2 (1.00%) PureDisk
10 2 (1.00%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.00%) SCCM
10 2 (1.00%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.00%) EMC Navisphere
10 2 (1.00%) WSUS
10 2 (1.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 104 (52.00%) Cisco
2 90 (45.00%) HP
3 66 (33.00%) VMware
4 52 (26.00%) EMC
5 49 (24.50%) IBM
6 45 (22.50%) NetApp
7 38 (19.00%) 3PAR
8 35 (17.50%) Microsoft
9 31 (15.50%) Citrix
10 30 (15.00%) Juniper
11 23 (11.50%) Symantec
12 21 (10.50%) CheckPoint
13 17 (8.50%) Red Hat
14 14 (7.00%) Blue Coat
15 13 (6.50%) Hitachi
15 13 (6.50%) Aruba
16 10 (5.00%) F5
17 9 (4.50%) Oracle
17 9 (4.50%) Dell
18 8 (4.00%) Riverbed
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