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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
UK / England
Rank 559 598 564
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -34
Contract jobs citing FCoE 15 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.027% 0.065%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.19% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 13
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £362 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +22.85%

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
6164 6921 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.93% 14.52% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3889 4142 3980
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 299 427
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.20 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +22 8 £450 +16.12%
Yorkshire +23 3 £400 -23.80%
South East +19 2 - -
East of England - 2 £450 -
FCoE
UK

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 38 (86.36%) Cisco
2 28 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 26 (59.09%) WAN
4 25 (56.82%) Fibre Channel
5 23 (52.27%) VMware
6 20 (45.45%) Load Balancing
7 18 (40.91%) F5
7 18 (40.91%) Windows
8 17 (38.64%) SAN
8 17 (38.64%) iSCSI
9 16 (36.36%) NFS
9 16 (36.36%) Linux
9 16 (36.36%) LAN
10 15 (34.09%) CheckPoint
10 15 (34.09%) OSPF
10 15 (34.09%) NAS
11 14 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (31.82%) NetApp
11 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (31.82%) CCNP
12 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
12 13 (29.55%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (29.55%) NetScaler
12 13 (29.55%) NX-OS
13 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
13 12 (27.27%) SRDF
13 12 (27.27%) EMC
13 12 (27.27%) VPN
13 12 (27.27%) Solaris

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 (25.00%) Apache
1 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (22.73%) IIS
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
3 9 (20.45%) DataSynapse
3 9 (20.45%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 11 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 26 (59.09%) WAN
3 25 (56.82%) Fibre Channel
4 17 (38.64%) iSCSI
4 17 (38.64%) SAN
5 16 (36.36%) LAN
6 15 (34.09%) NAS
6 15 (34.09%) OSPF
7 13 (29.55%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (29.55%) NetScaler
7 13 (29.55%) NX-OS
8 12 (27.27%) VPN
9 11 (25.00%) BGP
9 11 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (25.00%) DNS
10 10 (22.73%) EIGRP
10 10 (22.73%) HTTP
10 10 (22.73%) Multicast
11 9 (20.45%) DHCP
11 9 (20.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) Hadoop
2 9 (20.45%) HBase
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
General
1 8 (18.18%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Architect
2 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Administrator
5 6 (13.64%) Network Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Designer
6 5 (11.36%) Network Designer
7 4 (9.09%) VMWare Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Design Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Digital Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Information Security Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Lead Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Network Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Network Design Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Network Security Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Security Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) Middleware
2 9 (20.45%) HTML
2 9 (20.45%) Rendezvous
2 9 (20.45%) XML
2 9 (20.45%) XSLT
3 5 (11.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
1 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Windows
2 16 (36.36%) Linux
3 12 (27.27%) Solaris
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 14 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 11 (25.00%) Migration
3 11 (25.00%) Network Design
4 7 (15.91%) DevOps
5 5 (11.36%) High Availability
5 5 (11.36%) Software Delivery
6 4 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (9.09%) E-Discovery
6 4 (9.09%) Patch Management
6 4 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.55%) Microservices
8 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.55%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) CCNP
1 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 10 (22.73%) CCNA
4 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) CCIE
5 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) AWS Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CCSE
6 1 (2.27%) CISSP
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) GIAC
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) VCAP
6 1 (2.27%) VCP5
6 1 (2.27%) VCP6
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) NFS
2 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.27%) SRDF
4 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 10 (22.73%) KVM
4 10 (22.73%) Xen
5 9 (20.45%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
7 4 (9.09%) vSphere
8 3 (6.82%) Firmware
8 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) EnCase
1 4 (9.09%) Nagios
2 2 (4.55%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Cisco
2 23 (52.27%) VMware
3 18 (40.91%) F5
4 15 (34.09%) CheckPoint
5 14 (31.82%) NetApp
6 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.27%) EMC
7 12 (27.27%) Oracle
8 11 (25.00%) Brocade
8 11 (25.00%) IBM
8 11 (25.00%) Intel
9 9 (20.45%) Sybase
9 9 (20.45%) TIBCO
10 4 (9.09%) AppDynamics
10 4 (9.09%) Infoblox
10 4 (9.09%) Riverbed
10 4 (9.09%) Veeam
11 3 (6.82%) MuleSoft
11 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
11 3 (6.82%) Ruckus Wireless