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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
Rank 609 580 597
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Contract jobs citing FCoE 15 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.082% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.59% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 12
Median daily rate £445 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £250 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £416
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
7591 7288 7913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.33% 13.84% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4672 4253 4449
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 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 491 449
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +12 8 £392 +8.81%
Yorkshire +9 4 £513 +28.12%
South East +2 1 - -
East of England +2 1 £500 +100.00%
North West - 1 - -
FCoE
UK

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 44 (88.00%) Windows
1 44 (88.00%) SAN
2 43 (86.00%) VMware
3 39 (78.00%) Linux
3 39 (78.00%) Fibre Channel
4 37 (74.00%) NetApp
5 36 (72.00%) Cisco
6 35 (70.00%) iSCSI
7 33 (66.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (66.00%) NAS
8 31 (62.00%) NFS
9 28 (56.00%) EMC
9 28 (56.00%) WAN
9 28 (56.00%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (54.00%) LAN
11 26 (52.00%) Solaris
11 26 (52.00%) SRDF
12 24 (48.00%) Multicast
12 24 (48.00%) IBM
13 23 (46.00%) Intel
13 23 (46.00%) SQL
13 23 (46.00%) Oracle
13 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
13 23 (46.00%) Benchmarking
13 23 (46.00%) KVM
13 23 (46.00%) Hyper-V
13 23 (46.00%) Xen
14 18 (36.00%) Middleware
15 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (30.00%) Banking

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 14 (28.00%) Apache
1 14 (28.00%) IIS
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
1 14 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (88.00%) SAN
2 39 (78.00%) Fibre Channel
3 35 (70.00%) iSCSI
4 33 (66.00%) NAS
5 28 (56.00%) WAN
6 27 (54.00%) LAN
7 24 (48.00%) Multicast
8 14 (28.00%) HTTP
9 11 (22.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (18.00%) Firewall
11 8 (16.00%) DNS
11 8 (16.00%) Ethernet
12 6 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (10.00%) DHCP
14 4 (8.00%) DWDM
14 4 (8.00%) Network Security
15 3 (6.00%) BGP
15 3 (6.00%) EIGRP
15 3 (6.00%) OSPF
15 3 (6.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.00%) Hadoop
2 13 (26.00%) HBase
3 2 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) OLAP
4 1 (2.00%) OLTP
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (30.00%) Banking
2 10 (20.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Architect
2 22 (44.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 14 (28.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 14 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Administrator
5 7 (14.00%) Lead Architect
6 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) NetApp Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Support
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) Network Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) Middleware
2 14 (28.00%) HTML
2 14 (28.00%) Rendezvous
2 14 (28.00%) XML
2 14 (28.00%) XSLT
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) e-Health
2 6 (12.00%) FlexPod
3 5 (10.00%) EMC VNX
4 4 (8.00%) Device Driver
4 4 (8.00%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.00%) EMC Centera
5 3 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Replication
7 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Equities
7 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
7 1 (2.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 39 (78.00%) Linux
3 26 (52.00%) Solaris
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.00%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (10.00%) AIX
7 4 (8.00%) Unix
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.00%) SUSE
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (46.00%) Benchmarking
3 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 5 (10.00%) Change Management
5 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.00%) Data Management
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) Patch Management
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.00%) Network Design
7 3 (6.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (6.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.00%) Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) Java
2 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.00%) Perl
4 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) CCNP
1 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) NCDA
4 2 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (2.00%) CCNA
5 1 (2.00%) CCSA
5 1 (2.00%) CCSE
5 1 (2.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.00%) GIAC
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) VCAP
5 1 (2.00%) VCP5
5 1 (2.00%) VCP6
5 1 (2.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (66.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (62.00%) NFS
3 26 (52.00%) SRDF
4 23 (46.00%) Hyper-V
4 23 (46.00%) KVM
4 23 (46.00%) Xen
5 14 (28.00%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (16.00%) vSphere
7 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (2.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.00%) SnapVault
3 3 (6.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (4.00%) EMC VPLEX
4 2 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.00%) EnCase
5 1 (2.00%) Nagios
5 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (86.00%) VMware
2 37 (74.00%) NetApp
3 36 (72.00%) Cisco
4 28 (56.00%) EMC
5 24 (48.00%) IBM
6 23 (46.00%) Intel
6 23 (46.00%) Oracle
7 14 (28.00%) DataSynapse
7 14 (28.00%) TIBCO
8 13 (26.00%) Sybase
9 8 (16.00%) HP
10 7 (14.00%) Veritas
11 6 (12.00%) Brocade
11 6 (12.00%) CA
11 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
13 3 (6.00%) AppDynamics
13 3 (6.00%) F5
13 3 (6.00%) Symantec
14 2 (4.00%) 3PAR