The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 567 558 533
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 48 85 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 1.18% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 41
Median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £273 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +14.28%
Fibre Channel
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
7672 7204 7787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.42% 13.85% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4722 4187 4376
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 500 443
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.19% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.73 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in England

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Histogram in England

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in England

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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 13 £475 +26.66% 9
North West +21 12 £425 +9.67% 2
South East 0 7 £400 +11.88% 4
South West +9 5 - -
Yorkshire -2 4 £513 +28.12%
North East - 3 £298 -
East of England +3 2 £458 +83.00% 1
East Midlands -9 1 £393 -7.64% 1
Fibre Channel
UK

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 136 (80.95%) SAN
2 114 (67.86%) Linux
3 104 (61.90%) VMware
4 89 (52.98%) Windows
5 81 (48.21%) Cisco
6 72 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 66 (39.29%) NetApp
8 65 (38.69%) iSCSI
9 64 (38.10%) EMC
10 58 (34.52%) NFS
10 58 (34.52%) Solaris
11 51 (30.36%) Unix
11 51 (30.36%) Oracle
12 47 (27.98%) NAS
12 47 (27.98%) Brocade
13 46 (27.38%) SQL
14 40 (23.81%) HP
14 40 (23.81%) FCoE
15 38 (22.62%) Red Hat
15 38 (22.62%) WAN
16 37 (22.02%) LAN
17 36 (21.43%) IBM
18 35 (20.83%) SQL Server
18 35 (20.83%) NetBackup
19 33 (19.64%) KVM
19 33 (19.64%) Windows Server
20 32 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
20 32 (19.05%) Microsoft
21 31 (18.45%) Data Centre
21 31 (18.45%) Hyper-V

Fibre Channel
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 26 (15.48%) Apache
1 26 (15.48%) IIS
2 19 (11.31%) Tomcat
3 18 (10.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 15 (8.93%) Oracle Coherence
4 15 (8.93%) WebSphere
5 13 (7.74%) OpenStack
6 9 (5.36%) MS Exchange
7 8 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (4.76%) SharePoint
8 7 (4.17%) SAS
8 7 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (4.17%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.60%) JBoss
10 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) RMDS
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.60%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.79%) IaaS
2 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.79%) Office 365
3 2 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.19%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (1.19%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.19%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (80.95%) SAN
2 65 (38.69%) iSCSI
3 47 (27.98%) NAS
4 40 (23.81%) FCoE
5 38 (22.62%) WAN
6 37 (22.02%) LAN
7 26 (15.48%) Multicast
8 25 (14.88%) HTTP
9 24 (14.29%) Firewall
10 22 (13.10%) LDAP
11 21 (12.50%) DHCP
12 20 (11.90%) DNS
13 16 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (9.52%) TCP/IP
14 11 (6.55%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (6.55%) Ethernet
15 9 (5.36%) FTP
15 9 (5.36%) MPLS
16 7 (4.17%) FWSM
17 6 (3.57%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.12%) Hadoop
2 17 (10.12%) HBase
3 14 (8.33%) VLDB
4 13 (7.74%) OLTP
5 10 (5.95%) MySQL
6 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.19%) DB2
9 1 (0.60%) Big Data
9 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.60%) OLAP
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.60%) Ant
3 1 (0.60%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.60%) GCC
3 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 26 (15.48%) Finance
2 20 (11.90%) Banking
3 10 (5.95%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.57%) Retail
5 4 (2.38%) Back Office
5 4 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.19%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Front Office
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (25.00%) Administrator
2 34 (20.24%) Architect
3 27 (16.07%) Infrastructure Architect
4 21 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
5 20 (11.90%) Storage Engineer
6 17 (10.12%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 14 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (7.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.74%) Support Engineer
9 12 (7.14%) Network Engineer
10 11 (6.55%) Solaris Administrator
11 10 (5.95%) Lead Architect
11 10 (5.95%) NetApp Engineer
11 10 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (5.36%) Storage Administrator
13 7 (4.17%) SAN Engineer
14 6 (3.57%) Data Centre Engineer
14 6 (3.57%) HP Storage Engineer
14 6 (3.57%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.10%) Middleware
2 15 (8.93%) Rendezvous
3 14 (8.33%) HTML
3 14 (8.33%) XML
3 14 (8.33%) XSLT
4 2 (1.19%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.19%) ELK Stack
4 2 (1.19%) Web Services
5 1 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.60%) REST
5 1 (0.60%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.45%) Data Centre
2 25 (14.88%) Replication
3 18 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 16 (9.52%) EMC VMAX
5 15 (8.93%) EMC VNX
6 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (7.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (4.76%) FlexPod
7 8 (4.76%) HP Storage
7 8 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
8 7 (4.17%) Celerra
8 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
9 6 (3.57%) e-Health
10 5 (2.98%) Clustering
11 4 (2.38%) Device Driver
11 4 (2.38%) Digital Media
11 4 (2.38%) Fintech
11 4 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (2.38%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 114 (67.86%) Linux
2 89 (52.98%) Windows
3 58 (34.52%) Solaris
4 51 (30.36%) Unix
5 33 (19.64%) Windows Server
6 21 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (11.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (10.12%) Data ONTAP
8 17 (10.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (7.14%) CentOS
9 12 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (4.76%) Debian
10 8 (4.76%) SUSE
10 8 (4.76%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.98%) AIX
12 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.19%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.19%) VMS
14 1 (0.60%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.60%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (17.26%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 23 (13.69%) ITIL
5 22 (13.10%) High Availability
6 20 (11.90%) Migration
7 19 (11.31%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.55%) Open Source
8 11 (6.55%) Server Virtualisation
9 9 (5.36%) Business Continuity
10 8 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (4.17%) PRINCE2
12 6 (3.57%) Asset Management
12 6 (3.57%) Change Management
12 6 (3.57%) Compatibility Testing
12 6 (3.57%) Dependency Management
12 6 (3.57%) Load Balancing
12 6 (3.57%) QMS
12 6 (3.57%) Quality Management
13 5 (2.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (27.38%) SQL
2 17 (10.12%) Perl
3 15 (8.93%) Java
4 14 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.74%) Bash Shell
5 13 (7.74%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.76%) C
7 7 (4.17%) Python
7 7 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.57%) Korn
8 6 (3.57%) PHP
9 5 (2.98%) AWK
9 5 (2.98%) sed
10 4 (2.38%) C++
11 1 (0.60%) DCL
11 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.55%) CCNA
5 10 (5.95%) CCIE
5 10 (5.95%) CCNP
5 10 (5.95%) RHCE
6 9 (5.36%) Degree
6 9 (5.36%) RHCA
7 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (2.98%) MCSA
10 5 (2.98%) MCSE
11 4 (2.38%) HP ASE
11 4 (2.38%) HPE ATP
12 3 (1.79%) NCDA
13 2 (1.19%) MCP
14 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.19%) BS7799
2 2 (1.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 72 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (34.52%) NFS
3 33 (19.64%) KVM
4 31 (18.45%) Hyper-V
5 29 (17.26%) Xen
6 27 (16.07%) SRDF
7 24 (14.29%) vSphere
8 23 (13.69%) Active Directory
9 19 (11.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 17 (10.12%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (5.95%) GlusterFS
13 7 (4.17%) StorNext
13 7 (4.17%) XenApp
14 6 (3.57%) Dovecot
14 6 (3.57%) iptables
14 6 (3.57%) Sendmail
14 6 (3.57%) Squid
15 5 (2.98%) Samba
16 4 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (20.83%) NetBackup
2 20 (11.90%) Oracle ZFS
3 19 (11.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 18 (10.71%) Puppet
5 14 (8.33%) Nagios
6 11 (6.55%) Red Hat Satellite
7 9 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (5.36%) SCCM
8 8 (4.76%) SCOM
9 6 (3.57%) Cacti
9 6 (3.57%) HAProxy
10 5 (2.98%) OpenNebula
10 5 (2.98%) vRealize
11 3 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (1.79%) NetApp OnCommand
11 3 (1.79%) RANCID
11 3 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (1.19%) AirWatch
12 2 (1.19%) SCVMM
12 2 (1.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 104 (61.90%) VMware
2 81 (48.21%) Cisco
3 66 (39.29%) NetApp
4 64 (38.10%) EMC
5 51 (30.36%) Oracle
6 47 (27.98%) Brocade
7 40 (23.81%) HP
8 38 (22.62%) Red Hat
9 36 (21.43%) IBM
10 32 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 30 (17.86%) Intel
11 30 (17.86%) Veritas
12 20 (11.90%) StorageTek
13 19 (11.31%) Sun
14 17 (10.12%) Citrix
15 15 (8.93%) DataSynapse
15 15 (8.93%) TIBCO
16 14 (8.33%) Sybase
16 14 (8.33%) Symantec
17 13 (7.74%) 3PAR
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