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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 516 512 499
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing Brocade 80 81 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 48
Average daily rate £388 £419 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +10.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £274 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.61% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 0
Average hourly rate £51.75 £22.69 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.69 -
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -
Brocade
UK

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
20132 21592 20644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.66% 45.85% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12166 12738 11641
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 932 923
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 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
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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +28 31 £365 -25.12% 8
London -3 24 £413 - 4
West Midlands -8 10 £400 +37.93%
Yorkshire -16 7 - - 3
South West +6 3 £313 -
East of England -7 3 £600 +50.00% 2
North West -21 1 £250 -50.00% 2
East Midlands - 1 £325 -
Brocade
UK

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 97 (59.51%) SAN
2 78 (47.85%) Cisco
3 59 (36.20%) Windows
4 58 (35.58%) EMC
4 58 (35.58%) VMware
5 51 (31.29%) Firewall
5 51 (31.29%) HP
5 51 (31.29%) Unix
6 48 (29.45%) Linux
6 48 (29.45%) NetApp
7 46 (28.22%) IBM
8 45 (27.61%) Microsoft
8 45 (27.61%) Juniper
9 42 (25.77%) LAN
10 39 (23.93%) Finance
11 38 (23.31%) Disaster Recovery
12 35 (21.47%) WAN
12 35 (21.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (21.47%) Fibre Channel
13 32 (19.63%) Oracle
14 31 (19.02%) Solaris
14 31 (19.02%) High Availability
15 30 (18.40%) NAS
15 30 (18.40%) VPN
16 29 (17.79%) Security Cleared
17 28 (17.18%) Data Centre
17 28 (17.18%) Migration
17 28 (17.18%) NetBackup
17 28 (17.18%) VLAN
18 26 (15.95%) Red Hat

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (5.52%) IIS
2 6 (3.68%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.84%) JBoss
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.61%) Node.js
6 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 10 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.52%) MS Office
3 7 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Relativity
2 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Office 365
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.23%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 97 (59.51%) SAN
2 51 (31.29%) Firewall
3 42 (25.77%) LAN
4 35 (21.47%) Fibre Channel
4 35 (21.47%) WAN
5 30 (18.40%) NAS
5 30 (18.40%) VPN
6 28 (17.18%) VLAN
7 22 (13.50%) MPLS
8 20 (12.27%) Network Security
9 18 (11.04%) TCP/IP
10 16 (9.82%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (9.20%) DNS
12 14 (8.59%) SSL
13 13 (7.98%) BGP
13 13 (7.98%) OSPF
13 13 (7.98%) SNMP
13 13 (7.98%) Wireless
13 13 (7.98%) WLAN
14 11 (6.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.13%) VLDB
2 9 (5.52%) MySQL
3 8 (4.91%) OLTP
4 6 (3.68%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.45%) Big Data
6 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.23%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.61%) DB2
8 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.61%) Selenium
2 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (23.93%) Finance
2 18 (11.04%) Banking
3 9 (5.52%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.29%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.23%) Electronics
7 2 (1.23%) Marketing
7 2 (1.23%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (22.70%) Administrator
2 30 (18.40%) Architect
3 28 (17.18%) Storage Engineer
4 25 (15.34%) Network Engineer
4 25 (15.34%) Unix Administrator
5 19 (11.66%) Storage Administrator
6 18 (11.04%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (9.20%) SAN Engineer
7 15 (9.20%) SAN Storage Engineer
8 13 (7.98%) Network Architect
9 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Architect
10 11 (6.75%) Storage Systems Administrator
11 10 (6.13%) Consultant
11 10 (6.13%) Security Architect
11 10 (6.13%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 9 (5.52%) EMC Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) EMC Storage Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Network Security Architect
13 8 (4.91%) NetApp Engineer
13 8 (4.91%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.68%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.07%) Web Services
3 4 (2.45%) JRuby
4 3 (1.84%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.61%) .NET
5 1 (0.61%) Flash
5 1 (0.61%) Middleware
5 1 (0.61%) Sensu
5 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.18%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.66%) EMC VMAX
3 15 (9.20%) EMC VNX
3 15 (9.20%) Enterprise Storage
3 15 (9.20%) Replication
4 11 (6.75%) Client/Server
5 10 (6.13%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.29%) IBM XIV
7 5 (3.07%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.45%) CLARiiON
8 4 (2.45%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.45%) PKI
9 3 (1.84%) Celerra
10 2 (1.23%) Clustering
10 2 (1.23%) Contactless
10 2 (1.23%) NHS
10 2 (1.23%) VCE vBlock
11 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 59 (36.20%) Windows
2 51 (31.29%) Unix
3 48 (29.45%) Linux
4 31 (19.02%) Solaris
5 19 (11.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.52%) Data ONTAP
7 9 (5.52%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.07%) AIX
8 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.45%) VyOS
10 3 (1.84%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.84%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.61%) CatOS
12 1 (0.61%) CentOS
12 1 (0.61%) HPUX
12 1 (0.61%) SUSE
12 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 31 (19.02%) High Availability
3 28 (17.18%) Migration
4 18 (11.04%) ITIL
5 15 (9.20%) Load Balancing
6 13 (7.98%) Change Management
6 13 (7.98%) Problem Management
7 11 (6.75%) Patch Management
8 9 (5.52%) Service Management
9 7 (4.29%) Capacity Management
9 7 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (3.68%) Analytics
11 5 (3.07%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (3.07%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (3.07%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.07%) Supplier Management
12 4 (2.45%) CRM
12 4 (2.45%) Process Management
12 4 (2.45%) Security Management
12 4 (2.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.72%) SQL
2 7 (4.29%) Perl
2 7 (4.29%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.07%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.07%) Python
4 4 (2.45%) Ruby
5 3 (1.84%) VB
6 1 (0.61%) Java
6 1 (0.61%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 29 (17.79%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (11.04%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.98%) CCNA
5 8 (4.91%) CCNP
6 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.45%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 3 (1.84%) CCDP
9 3 (1.84%) MCSE
10 2 (1.23%) CCIE
10 2 (1.23%) CCSE
10 2 (1.23%) CISSP
10 2 (1.23%) Degree
10 2 (1.23%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.61%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.61%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) SLA
2 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.84%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9002
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 35 (21.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (15.34%) Active Directory
3 22 (13.50%) NFS
4 19 (11.66%) Hyper-V
5 17 (10.43%) vSphere
6 14 (8.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 12 (7.36%) VMware ESX
7 12 (7.36%) XenServer
8 8 (4.91%) GlusterFS
9 7 (4.29%) RHEV
10 5 (3.07%) vCloud
10 5 (3.07%) Xen
10 5 (3.07%) XenApp
11 4 (2.45%) Firmware
11 4 (2.45%) SRDF
12 3 (1.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (1.23%) Veritas File System
14 1 (0.61%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (17.18%) NetBackup
2 14 (8.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 12 (7.36%) Oracle ZFS
4 9 (5.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (4.91%) EMC NetWorker
5 8 (4.91%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (3.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.45%) HP SIM
7 4 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.45%) Puppet
7 4 (2.45%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.84%) EMC VPLEX
8 3 (1.84%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (1.84%) Nagios
8 3 (1.84%) SCCM
8 3 (1.84%) SCOM
8 3 (1.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.84%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.23%) Nessus
9 2 (1.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 78 (47.85%) Cisco
2 58 (35.58%) EMC
2 58 (35.58%) VMware
3 51 (31.29%) HP
4 48 (29.45%) NetApp
5 46 (28.22%) IBM
6 45 (27.61%) Juniper
6 45 (27.61%) Microsoft
7 32 (19.63%) Oracle
8 26 (15.95%) Red Hat
8 26 (15.95%) Sun
9 23 (14.11%) 3PAR
9 23 (14.11%) CheckPoint
10 21 (12.88%) Citrix
11 17 (10.43%) F5
11 17 (10.43%) Veritas
12 15 (9.20%) StorageTek
13 11 (6.75%) Aruba
14 10 (6.13%) Palo Alto
15 8 (4.91%) Dell
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