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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
UK / England
Rank 535 593 549
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -44
Contract jobs citing FCoE 32 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.024% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.16% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 15
Median daily rate £500 £381 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -19.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £323 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £475 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £475 £360
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +31.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.50%

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
6183 6703 6864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.15% 14.41% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3807 3945 3944
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 347 387
Median hourly rate £26.58 £27.05 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +20.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +12 15 £575 +50.81% 2
Yorkshire - 10 £175 -
South East +18 6 £525 - 1
North West - 1 - -
FCoE
UK

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 33 (73.33%) Cisco
2 28 (62.22%) VMware
3 24 (53.33%) SAN
4 23 (51.11%) Windows
5 22 (48.89%) WAN
5 22 (48.89%) Fibre Channel
5 22 (48.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (46.67%) NAS
7 20 (44.44%) iSCSI
8 19 (42.22%) NFS
9 18 (40.00%) NetApp
9 18 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (37.78%) Load Balancing
11 16 (35.56%) F5
11 16 (35.56%) Linux
12 15 (33.33%) LAN
12 15 (33.33%) EMC
12 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (31.11%) SRDF
14 13 (28.89%) IBM
15 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
15 12 (26.67%) DNS
15 12 (26.67%) Solaris
15 12 (26.67%) SQL
15 12 (26.67%) Oracle
15 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
15 12 (26.67%) Brocade
15 12 (26.67%) NetScaler
15 12 (26.67%) 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 11 (24.44%) Apache
1 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
2 10 (22.22%) IIS
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 10 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 10 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (53.33%) SAN
2 22 (48.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 22 (48.89%) Fibre Channel
2 22 (48.89%) WAN
3 21 (46.67%) NAS
4 20 (44.44%) iSCSI
5 15 (33.33%) LAN
6 12 (26.67%) DNS
6 12 (26.67%) NetScaler
7 11 (24.44%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (24.44%) NX-OS
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (22.22%) DHCP
8 10 (22.22%) HTTP
8 10 (22.22%) Multicast
8 10 (22.22%) OSPF
9 8 (17.78%) BGP
9 8 (17.78%) Internet
9 8 (17.78%) VPN
10 7 (15.56%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (20.00%) HBase
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
General
1 8 (17.78%) Banking
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Games
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Architect
2 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (22.22%) Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) VMWare Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Designer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Network Designer
7 3 (6.67%) Digital Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Lead Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Senior VMWare Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Design Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Network Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Middleware
2 9 (20.00%) HTML
2 9 (20.00%) Rendezvous
2 9 (20.00%) XML
2 9 (20.00%) XSLT
3 4 (8.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.89%) Online Banking
4 3 (6.67%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.44%) EMC Centera
5 2 (4.44%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.22%) PKI
6 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Linux
3 12 (26.67%) Solaris
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.89%) Unix
8 2 (4.44%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (37.78%) Load Balancing
3 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (24.44%) Benchmarking
4 10 (22.22%) Migration
5 8 (17.78%) Network Design
6 7 (15.56%) DevOps
6 7 (15.56%) Patch Management
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.11%) Data Management
8 5 (11.11%) High Availability
8 5 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.67%) Change Management
9 3 (6.67%) Security Hardening
10 2 (4.44%) Coaching
10 2 (4.44%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (4.44%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) Java
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) CCNP
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) CCNA
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) CCIE
4 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) MCSE
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) VCAP
4 2 (4.44%) VCP5
4 2 (4.44%) VCP6
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) NFS
2 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (31.11%) SRDF
4 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 10 (22.22%) KVM
4 10 (22.22%) Xen
5 9 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
7 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
7 6 (13.33%) vSphere
8 2 (4.44%) Firmware
9 1 (2.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (4.44%) EnCase
2 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.44%) Nagios
2 2 (4.44%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.22%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (2.22%) SnapVault
3 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Cisco
2 28 (62.22%) VMware
3 18 (40.00%) NetApp
4 16 (35.56%) F5
5 15 (33.33%) EMC
5 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (28.89%) IBM
7 12 (26.67%) Brocade
7 12 (26.67%) CheckPoint
7 12 (26.67%) Oracle
8 11 (24.44%) Intel
9 9 (20.00%) DataSynapse
9 9 (20.00%) Sybase
9 9 (20.00%) TIBCO
10 6 (13.33%) HP
11 4 (8.89%) AppDynamics
11 4 (8.89%) Veeam
12 3 (6.67%) Forcepoint
12 3 (6.67%) MuleSoft
12 3 (6.67%) Veritas