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 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 548 539 540
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 85 99 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.34% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 57 36
Median daily rate £400 £360 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.68% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £18.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £42.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +10.34%
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
7848 7381 7528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.64% 14.15% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4844 4271 4138
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 478 423
Median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.04% +0.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £12.41 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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
South East +6 26 £365 +4.28% 2
London -19 24 £525 +40.00% 8
North West +17 10 £410 -
Yorkshire -9 8 £525 +31.25%
South West +13 5 - -
North East - 4 £310 -
East of England +16 3 £450 +80.00%
West Midlands -35 3 £325 -18.75%
East Midlands -1 1 £393 +12.14%
Fibre Channel
UK

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 166 (83.84%) SAN
2 146 (73.74%) Linux
3 113 (57.07%) VMware
4 110 (55.56%) Windows
5 84 (42.42%) Cisco
6 83 (41.92%) EMC
7 82 (41.41%) NetApp
8 80 (40.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 75 (37.88%) Solaris
10 70 (35.35%) Oracle
11 66 (33.33%) Unix
12 65 (32.83%) NFS
13 64 (32.32%) iSCSI
13 64 (32.32%) Brocade
14 61 (30.81%) NAS
15 56 (28.28%) Red Hat
16 51 (25.76%) NetBackup
17 49 (24.75%) IBM
18 48 (24.24%) SQL
19 45 (22.73%) Microsoft
19 45 (22.73%) Veritas
19 45 (22.73%) FCoE
20 43 (21.72%) HP
21 40 (20.20%) Windows Server
22 37 (18.69%) SQL Server
22 37 (18.69%) WAN
22 37 (18.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 36 (18.18%) LAN
23 36 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
24 34 (17.17%) 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 28 (14.14%) IIS
2 26 (13.13%) Apache
3 21 (10.61%) Tomcat
4 18 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 16 (8.08%) WebSphere
6 15 (7.58%) Oracle Coherence
7 11 (5.56%) OpenStack
8 9 (4.55%) MS Exchange
9 8 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (4.04%) SharePoint
10 7 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (3.54%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.52%) SAS
12 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.51%) JBoss
13 1 (0.51%) nginx
13 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) RMDS
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.51%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.52%) IaaS
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.52%) Office 365
3 2 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (1.01%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.01%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.51%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 166 (83.84%) SAN
2 64 (32.32%) iSCSI
3 61 (30.81%) NAS
4 45 (22.73%) FCoE
5 37 (18.69%) WAN
6 36 (18.18%) LAN
7 30 (15.15%) Firewall
8 27 (13.64%) Multicast
9 22 (11.11%) HTTP
10 21 (10.61%) LDAP
11 20 (10.10%) TCP/IP
12 19 (9.60%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (8.59%) DHCP
13 17 (8.59%) DNS
13 17 (8.59%) Ethernet
14 15 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (5.56%) FTP
16 9 (4.55%) MPLS
17 7 (3.54%) FWSM
17 7 (3.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.11%) VLDB
3 20 (10.10%) MySQL
4 19 (9.60%) OLTP
5 17 (8.59%) Hadoop
5 17 (8.59%) HBase
6 7 (3.54%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.01%) DB2
9 1 (0.51%) Big Data
9 1 (0.51%) OLAP
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 6 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.01%) Ant
3 2 (1.01%) GCC
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.01%) Subversion
4 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 31 (15.66%) Finance
2 22 (11.11%) Banking
3 8 (4.04%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.03%) Retail
5 5 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.02%) Back Office
7 2 (1.01%) Legal
7 2 (1.01%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
8 1 (0.51%) Front Office
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (31.31%) Administrator
2 36 (18.18%) Architect
3 30 (15.15%) Unix Administrator
4 29 (14.65%) Infrastructure Architect
5 19 (9.60%) Storage Administrator
6 18 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
6 18 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 16 (8.08%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (7.07%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
8 14 (7.07%) Network Engineer
8 14 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.57%) Solaris Administrator
10 10 (5.05%) Lead Architect
10 10 (5.05%) NetApp Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) Cisco Engineer
11 8 (4.04%) Storage Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.04%) Virtualisation Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.62%) Middleware
2 15 (7.58%) Rendezvous
3 14 (7.07%) HTML
3 14 (7.07%) XML
3 14 (7.07%) XSLT
4 4 (2.02%) Web Services
5 3 (1.52%) ELK Stack
6 2 (1.01%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.51%) LAMP
7 1 (0.51%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.17%) Data Centre
2 26 (13.13%) Replication
3 25 (12.63%) EMC VMAX
3 25 (12.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 21 (10.61%) Computer Science
4 21 (10.61%) EMC VNX
5 12 (6.06%) FlexPod
6 11 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (5.05%) e-Health
8 9 (4.55%) HP StoreVirtual
8 9 (4.55%) Management Information System
9 7 (3.54%) Celerra
9 7 (3.54%) Driving Licence
10 6 (3.03%) Clustering
10 6 (3.03%) Device Driver
10 6 (3.03%) HP Storage
11 4 (2.02%) Digital Media
11 4 (2.02%) Fintech
11 4 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (2.02%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 146 (73.74%) Linux
2 110 (55.56%) Windows
3 75 (37.88%) Solaris
4 66 (33.33%) Unix
5 40 (20.20%) Windows Server
6 37 (18.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (9.60%) Data ONTAP
9 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (7.07%) CentOS
10 14 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (5.05%) SUSE
12 7 (3.54%) AIX
13 5 (2.53%) Debian
13 5 (2.53%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
15 2 (1.01%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (1.01%) VMS
16 1 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (16.16%) ITIL
3 30 (15.15%) High Availability
4 29 (14.65%) Performance Tuning
5 25 (12.63%) Migration
6 24 (12.12%) Benchmarking
7 21 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.07%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (6.57%) Change Management
10 11 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
11 9 (4.55%) Business Continuity
11 9 (4.55%) Open Source
12 8 (4.04%) Asset Management
12 8 (4.04%) PRINCE2
12 8 (4.04%) Project Management
13 7 (3.54%) Capacity Management
13 7 (3.54%) Load Balancing
13 7 (3.54%) Regression Testing
13 7 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (3.03%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.24%) SQL
2 19 (9.60%) Perl
3 16 (8.08%) Java
4 15 (7.58%) PowerShell
5 14 (7.07%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.57%) Bash Shell
7 7 (3.54%) AWK
7 7 (3.54%) sed
8 6 (3.03%) PHP
9 5 (2.53%) C
9 5 (2.53%) Korn
9 5 (2.53%) Python
10 4 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.52%) C++
12 2 (1.01%) Ruby
13 1 (0.51%) DCL
Qualifications
1 27 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.07%) CCNA
4 13 (6.57%) CCNP
5 12 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.56%) Degree
6 11 (5.56%) RHCE
6 11 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (5.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (5.05%) NCDA
8 9 (4.55%) CCIE
8 9 (4.55%) RHCA
9 8 (4.04%) MCSA
10 6 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (3.03%) MCSE
11 5 (2.53%) MCP
12 4 (2.02%) HP ASE
12 4 (2.02%) HPE ATP
13 3 (1.52%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) BS7799
4 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 80 (40.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (32.83%) NFS
3 34 (17.17%) Hyper-V
4 31 (15.66%) KVM
5 30 (15.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 29 (14.65%) vSphere
6 29 (14.65%) Xen
7 27 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 27 (13.64%) SRDF
8 19 (9.60%) GlusterFS
9 18 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (8.59%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (6.57%) StorNext
12 7 (3.54%) Samba
12 7 (3.54%) XenApp
13 6 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (2.02%) Sendmail
15 4 (2.02%) vCloud
15 4 (2.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 51 (25.76%) NetBackup
2 28 (14.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 27 (13.64%) Oracle ZFS
4 21 (10.61%) Red Hat Satellite
5 17 (8.59%) Puppet
6 13 (6.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (6.06%) Nagios
8 9 (4.55%) SCCM
8 9 (4.55%) SCOM
9 7 (3.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (3.03%) NetApp OnCommand
10 6 (3.03%) Tivoli
11 5 (2.53%) vRealize
12 4 (2.02%) Cacti
13 3 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (1.52%) HAProxy
13 3 (1.52%) OpenNebula
14 2 (1.01%) AirWatch
14 2 (1.01%) EMC VPLEX
14 2 (1.01%) RANCID
Vendors
1 113 (57.07%) VMware
2 84 (42.42%) Cisco
3 83 (41.92%) EMC
4 82 (41.41%) NetApp
5 70 (35.35%) Oracle
6 64 (32.32%) Brocade
7 56 (28.28%) Red Hat
8 49 (24.75%) IBM
9 45 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 45 (22.73%) Veritas
10 43 (21.72%) HP
11 33 (16.67%) Intel
12 32 (16.16%) StorageTek
13 28 (14.14%) Sun
14 20 (10.10%) Symantec
15 19 (9.60%) Citrix
16 15 (7.58%) DataSynapse
16 15 (7.58%) TIBCO
17 14 (7.07%) Isilon
17 14 (7.07%) Sybase
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