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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 449 464 466
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing Brocade 138 91 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.42% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 44 35
Average daily rate
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£360 £413 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £685 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £246
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +42.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+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
22830 21631 20878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.05% 45.17% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13693 12374 11460
Average daily rate £399 £388 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.91% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 971 1157
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.24 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.06 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +15 46 £363 -19.44% 6
East of England +22 25 £360 +69.41% 2
Yorkshire -11 19 £359 -20.27% 1
North West -3 17 £300 -48.05% 2
South East -26 17 £390 +35.77% 2
West Midlands -1 7 £315 -
South West -10 5 £405 -4.70%
East Midlands -13 2 £451 +12.87%
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Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 144 (59.02%) Cisco
2 140 (57.38%) SAN
3 103 (42.21%) VMware
4 96 (39.34%) NetApp
5 94 (38.52%) HP
6 93 (38.11%) Windows
7 77 (31.56%) Data Centre
8 60 (24.59%) 3PAR
9 59 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 59 (24.18%) Firewall
10 55 (22.54%) EMC
11 52 (21.31%) IBM
11 52 (21.31%) Microsoft
12 49 (20.08%) SQL
13 48 (19.67%) Fibre Channel
14 45 (18.44%) Migration
15 43 (17.62%) Linux
15 43 (17.62%) LAN
15 43 (17.62%) Cisco Certification
16 42 (17.21%) ITIL
16 42 (17.21%) NAS
17 40 (16.39%) Juniper
17 40 (16.39%) UNIX
18 38 (15.57%) Finance
19 37 (15.16%) WAN
19 37 (15.16%) CheckPoint
20 36 (14.75%) vSphere
21 35 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
22 33 (13.52%) Security Cleared
23 32 (13.11%) EMC VNX

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (6.56%) IIS
2 14 (5.74%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.51%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.69%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.28%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (2.05%) Apache
7 5 (2.05%) Lync
8 4 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.41%) TPMS
9 1 (0.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.20%) MS Visio
3 17 (6.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.87%) MS Office
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.87%) IaaS
3 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.64%) SaaS
4 4 (1.64%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 140 (57.38%) SAN
2 59 (24.18%) Firewall
3 48 (19.67%) Fibre Channel
4 43 (17.62%) LAN
5 42 (17.21%) NAS
6 37 (15.16%) WAN
7 32 (13.11%) VPN
8 31 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 29 (11.89%) DNS
9 29 (11.89%) TCP/IP
10 25 (10.25%) MPLS
11 22 (9.02%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (8.61%) VLAN
13 17 (6.97%) OSPF
13 17 (6.97%) SSL
13 17 (6.97%) Ethernet
14 16 (6.56%) SMTP
14 16 (6.56%) SNMP
14 16 (6.56%) Wireless
15 14 (5.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (4.51%) Big Data
5 5 (2.05%) MySQL
6 4 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.41%) DB2
9 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (1.23%) JIRA
1 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.82%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (0.82%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.41%) MSI
General
1 38 (15.57%) Finance
2 13 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.46%) Banking
4 5 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.64%) Automotive
6 3 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (0.82%) Games
7 2 (0.82%) Electronics
7 2 (0.82%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (19.67%) Storage Engineer
2 41 (16.80%) Architect
3 31 (12.70%) Consultant
4 27 (11.07%) Network Engineer
5 22 (9.02%) Administrator
6 17 (6.97%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (5.74%) Storage Consultant
7 14 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (5.33%) Storage Specialist
9 12 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.51%) Storage Administrator
11 10 (4.10%) Technical Architect
12 9 (3.69%) Storage Architect
13 8 (3.28%) SAN Engineer
13 8 (3.28%) Analyst
14 7 (2.87%) Senior Architect
14 7 (2.87%) SAN Storage Engineer
14 7 (2.87%) Platform Engineer
15 6 (2.46%) NAS Engineer
15 6 (2.46%) NetApp Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.92%) Web Services
2 6 (2.46%) REST
3 4 (1.64%) JSON
4 3 (1.23%) XML
4 3 (1.23%) CSS
4 3 (1.23%) SOAP
5 2 (0.82%) CGI
5 2 (0.82%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.82%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.41%) Django
6 1 (0.41%) HTML5
6 1 (0.41%) CSS3
6 1 (0.41%) Play Framework
6 1 (0.41%) Middleware
6 1 (0.41%) Ajax
6 1 (0.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.41%) HTML
6 1 (0.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 77 (31.56%) Data Centre
2 32 (13.11%) EMC VNX
3 23 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (9.02%) EMC VMAX
4 22 (9.02%) Replication
5 17 (6.97%) CLARiiON
6 11 (4.51%) PKI
7 10 (4.10%) Celerra
8 9 (3.69%) Client/Server
9 8 (3.28%) Public Cloud
10 7 (2.87%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (2.87%) EMC Centera
11 6 (2.46%) Clustering
11 6 (2.46%) SecurID
11 6 (2.46%) Symmetrix
11 6 (2.46%) Symmetrix DMX
11 6 (2.46%) HP Storage
11 6 (2.46%) HP StoreVirtual
12 5 (2.05%) CMDB
13 4 (1.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 93 (38.11%) Windows
2 43 (17.62%) Linux
3 40 (16.39%) UNIX
4 35 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (10.66%) Data ONTAP
6 25 (10.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (8.20%) Solaris
9 11 (4.51%) AIX
10 8 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.64%) CentOS
12 3 (1.23%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.23%) Android
12 3 (1.23%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.82%) HPUX
13 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.44%) Migration
2 42 (17.21%) ITIL
3 27 (11.07%) Project Management
4 19 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (7.38%) Change Management
6 16 (6.56%) Network Design
6 16 (6.56%) Capacity Management
7 15 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (5.74%) Load Balancing
9 13 (5.33%) Change Control
10 12 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (4.92%) TOGAF
11 10 (4.10%) Data Migration
12 9 (3.69%) High Availability
12 9 (3.69%) Analytics
13 8 (3.28%) Data Analytics
13 8 (3.28%) E-Discovery
13 8 (3.28%) Data Architecture
13 8 (3.28%) Workflow
13 8 (3.28%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.08%) SQL
2 12 (4.92%) C
3 10 (4.10%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.46%) Perl
5 5 (2.05%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.23%) Ruby
7 2 (0.82%) Go
7 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.82%) VB
7 2 (0.82%) Python
7 2 (0.82%) Lisp
7 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.41%) Java
8 1 (0.41%) Korn
Qualifications
1 43 (17.62%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (13.52%) Security Cleared
3 31 (12.70%) CCNP
4 22 (9.02%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.74%) CCNA
6 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.69%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.87%) Degree
8 7 (2.87%) CCIE
9 6 (2.46%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.46%) HP ASE
10 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 5 (2.05%) CCSA
10 5 (2.05%) CCSE
10 5 (2.05%) MCSE
11 4 (1.64%) RHCE
11 4 (1.64%) VCAP
11 4 (1.64%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.10%) SLA
2 7 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.87%) QA
2 7 (2.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (14.75%) vSphere
3 31 (12.70%) Active Directory
4 27 (11.07%) Hyper-V
5 24 (9.84%) NFS
6 18 (7.38%) VMware ESX
7 16 (6.56%) vCloud
8 15 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (4.51%) XenApp
10 10 (4.10%) XenServer
11 9 (3.69%) XenDesktop
11 9 (3.69%) Firmware
12 7 (2.87%) SRDF
13 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (1.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (1.23%) Samba
15 3 (1.23%) IAG
16 2 (0.82%) Docker
16 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (9.43%) NetBackup
2 20 (8.20%) EMC NetWorker
3 17 (6.97%) EMC VPLEX
4 10 (4.10%) SCCM
5 9 (3.69%) ARCserve
6 8 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (3.28%) Puppet
7 7 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.05%) SnapMirror
9 4 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (1.64%) vMotion
9 4 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.64%) Legato
9 4 (1.64%) Tivoli
10 3 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (1.23%) SnapVault
10 3 (1.23%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.82%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 144 (59.02%) Cisco
2 103 (42.21%) VMware
3 96 (39.34%) NetApp
4 94 (38.52%) HP
5 60 (24.59%) 3PAR
6 55 (22.54%) EMC
7 52 (21.31%) IBM
7 52 (21.31%) Microsoft
8 40 (16.39%) Juniper
9 37 (15.16%) CheckPoint
10 29 (11.89%) F5
11 26 (10.66%) Citrix
12 25 (10.25%) Oracle
13 24 (9.84%) Dell
14 19 (7.79%) CommVault
15 18 (7.38%) Symantec
16 15 (6.15%) Red Hat
17 12 (4.92%) SAP
18 11 (4.51%) SolarWinds
19 9 (3.69%) Veeam
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