The table below looks at the statistics for FCoE skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FCoE over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
Rank 589 585 586
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing FCoE 33 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.068% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.48% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 7
Median daily rate £525 £325 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -43.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £250 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £458 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £340 -
% change year-on-year
+47.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
FCoE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8058 7360 6929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.18% 14.23% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4989 4283 3738
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 459 407
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

FCoE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing FCoE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FCoE Jobs Demand Trend in England

FCoE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FCoE Daily Rate Trend in England

FCoE
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FCoE across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

FCoE Daily Rate Histogram in England

FCoE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

FCoE Hourly Rate Trend in England

FCoE
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 FCoE within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London 0 15 £588 +83.59% 1
Yorkshire +5 9 £525 +50.00%
South East +2 6 £365 +7.35% 1
East of England +18 3 £475 +90.00%
FCoE
UK

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FCoE 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 FCoE.

1 54 (91.53%) VMware
2 53 (89.83%) Windows
2 53 (89.83%) SAN
2 53 (89.83%) Fibre Channel
3 52 (88.14%) Linux
4 46 (77.97%) Cisco
5 45 (76.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 44 (74.58%) NetApp
7 42 (71.19%) iSCSI
8 33 (55.93%) NAS
8 33 (55.93%) NFS
9 32 (54.24%) IBM
9 32 (54.24%) EMC
9 32 (54.24%) WAN
10 31 (52.54%) LAN
10 31 (52.54%) Solaris
11 29 (49.15%) SRDF
11 29 (49.15%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (47.46%) Multicast
12 28 (47.46%) KVM
12 28 (47.46%) Hyper-V
12 28 (47.46%) SQL
12 28 (47.46%) Oracle
12 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
12 28 (47.46%) Intel
12 28 (47.46%) Benchmarking
13 27 (45.76%) Xen
14 22 (37.29%) Middleware
15 21 (35.59%) Banking
15 21 (35.59%) Data Centre

FCoE
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 19 (32.20%) Apache
1 19 (32.20%) IIS
1 19 (32.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 19 (32.20%) Tomcat
1 19 (32.20%) WebSphere
2 18 (30.51%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) IaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (89.83%) Fibre Channel
1 53 (89.83%) SAN
2 42 (71.19%) iSCSI
3 33 (55.93%) NAS
4 32 (54.24%) WAN
5 31 (52.54%) LAN
6 28 (47.46%) Multicast
7 19 (32.20%) HTTP
8 14 (23.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (20.34%) Firewall
10 11 (18.64%) Ethernet
11 10 (16.95%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (8.47%) DNS
13 3 (5.08%) BGP
13 3 (5.08%) EIGRP
13 3 (5.08%) Network Security
13 3 (5.08%) OSPF
13 3 (5.08%) Wireless
14 2 (3.39%) DWDM
14 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.51%) Hadoop
2 18 (30.51%) HBase
3 2 (3.39%) Big Data
3 2 (3.39%) DB2
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) OLAP
4 1 (1.69%) OLTP
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (35.59%) Banking
2 11 (18.64%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Architect
2 26 (44.07%) Infrastructure Architect
3 18 (30.51%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 18 (30.51%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.95%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Lead Architect
5 7 (11.86%) NetApp Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco Support
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Network Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Test Specialist
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) FlexPod Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Network Support
7 4 (6.78%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) Middleware
2 18 (30.51%) Rendezvous
3 17 (28.81%) HTML
3 17 (28.81%) XML
3 17 (28.81%) XSLT
4 7 (11.86%) Web Services
5 1 (1.69%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) Data Centre
2 10 (16.95%) e-Health
2 10 (16.95%) FlexPod
3 8 (13.56%) Device Driver
4 7 (11.86%) Driving Licence
5 4 (6.78%) EMC VNX
6 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.39%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (3.39%) Replication
8 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.69%) EMC Centera
8 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.69%) Equities
8 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.69%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (89.83%) Windows
2 52 (88.14%) Linux
3 31 (52.54%) Solaris
4 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
5 10 (16.95%) Data ONTAP
6 9 (15.25%) AIX
7 4 (6.78%) Unix
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.69%) SUSE
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (47.46%) Benchmarking
3 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.03%) ITIL
5 8 (13.56%) Performance Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Regression Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.56%) Software Testing
6 6 (10.17%) Change Management
6 6 (10.17%) DevOps
7 5 (8.47%) Software Delivery
8 4 (6.78%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (5.08%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.08%) Service Management
10 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.39%) Data Management
10 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.39%) Migration
10 2 (3.39%) Network Design
10 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) SQL
2 17 (28.81%) Java
2 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.34%) Perl
4 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (15.25%) CCNP
2 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.86%) NCDA
4 4 (6.78%) Degree
5 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.69%) CCIE
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) CCSA
6 1 (1.69%) CCSE
6 1 (1.69%) CISSP
6 1 (1.69%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.78%) SLA
3 3 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 45 (76.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (55.93%) NFS
3 29 (49.15%) SRDF
4 28 (47.46%) Hyper-V
4 28 (47.46%) KVM
5 27 (45.76%) Xen
6 19 (32.20%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (16.95%) vSphere
8 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
9 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
10 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (5.08%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (1.69%) Firmware
11 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) NetBackup
2 4 (6.78%) SnapVault
3 2 (3.39%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.69%) EnCase
4 1 (1.69%) Nagios
4 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (91.53%) VMware
2 46 (77.97%) Cisco
3 44 (74.58%) NetApp
4 32 (54.24%) EMC
4 32 (54.24%) IBM
5 28 (47.46%) Intel
5 28 (47.46%) Oracle
6 18 (30.51%) DataSynapse
6 18 (30.51%) Sybase
6 18 (30.51%) TIBCO
7 10 (16.95%) CA
8 9 (15.25%) Veritas
9 5 (8.47%) HP
9 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.78%) Brocade
10 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.78%) Symantec
11 3 (5.08%) AppDynamics
11 3 (5.08%) F5
12 2 (3.39%) Riverbed