The table below looks at the statistics for FCoE skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FCoE over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
Rank 550 526 563
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +37
Contract jobs citing FCoE 25 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.070% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.51% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 7
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£550 £600 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +54.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £575 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £575 £329
% change year-on-year
-37.82% +74.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - -
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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
7401 6633 8371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.71% 13.60% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4075 3667 3862
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 384 658
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

FCoE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FCoE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FCoE within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 -12 20 £575 -4.16% 1
South East - 3 - -
South West - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
FCoE
UK

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FCoE 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 FCoE.

1 27 (72.97%) Windows
1 27 (72.97%) Fibre Channel
2 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 25 (67.57%) VMware
3 23 (62.16%) Cisco
4 22 (59.46%) EMC
4 22 (59.46%) HP
5 21 (56.76%) iSCSI
6 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (54.05%) NFS
7 19 (51.35%) IBM
7 19 (51.35%) F5
8 17 (45.95%) Multicast
8 17 (45.95%) DNS
8 17 (45.95%) SAN
9 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
9 15 (40.54%) vSphere
10 14 (37.84%) vCloud
10 14 (37.84%) SNMP
10 14 (37.84%) Finance
10 14 (37.84%) Firewall
10 14 (37.84%) Websense
11 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
12 12 (32.43%) NetApp
12 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
12 12 (32.43%) NAS
13 11 (29.73%) VPN
14 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
14 10 (27.03%) WAN
14 10 (27.03%) Client/Server

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FCoE 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 FCoE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) IIS
1 3 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) Fibre Channel
2 21 (56.76%) iSCSI
3 17 (45.95%) Multicast
3 17 (45.95%) DNS
3 17 (45.95%) SAN
4 14 (37.84%) SNMP
4 14 (37.84%) Firewall
5 12 (32.43%) NAS
6 11 (29.73%) VPN
7 10 (27.03%) VLAN
7 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
7 10 (27.03%) WAN
8 8 (21.62%) LAN
9 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (10.81%) OSPF
10 4 (10.81%) BGP
11 3 (8.11%) MPLS
11 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
11 3 (8.11%) HTTP
11 3 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.11%) HBase
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Financial Institution
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Architect
2 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (10.81%) Test Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) Storage Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.11%) Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) Server Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) SAN Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) Lead Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Network Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Software Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) XSLT
2 3 (8.11%) Rendezvous
2 3 (8.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Client/Server
2 9 (24.32%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Solaris
4 5 (13.51%) AIX
5 2 (5.41%) HPUX
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Service Management
1 10 (27.03%) ITSM
1 10 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (27.03%) DevOps
2 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (18.92%) Benchmarking
3 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
3 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Network Design
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
2 10 (27.03%) VB
2 10 (27.03%) VBA
3 9 (24.32%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) Perl
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 5 (13.51%) C
7 4 (10.81%) C++
8 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.41%) Python
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.70%) Korn
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (8.11%) VCP5
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) NCDA
2 2 (5.41%) MCP
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) NFS
1 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (40.54%) vSphere
2 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
3 14 (37.84%) vCloud
4 7 (18.92%) SRDF
5 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
6 3 (8.11%) Xen
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (8.11%) KVM
7 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.70%) Legato
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) VMware
2 23 (62.16%) Cisco
3 22 (59.46%) EMC
3 22 (59.46%) HP
4 19 (51.35%) IBM
4 19 (51.35%) F5
5 14 (37.84%) Websense
6 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
7 12 (32.43%) NetApp
8 7 (18.92%) Intel
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle
10 4 (10.81%) Veritas
10 4 (10.81%) Juniper
11 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
11 3 (8.11%) Sybase
11 3 (8.11%) 29West
11 3 (8.11%) DataSynapse
12 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
12 2 (5.41%) Symantec
12 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
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