The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 469 495 485
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 88 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.099% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 0.74% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 27 29
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £259 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £258 £338
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -23.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £18.00
iSCSI
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
6708 5959 6485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.72% 13.36% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3807 3218 3168
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 360 604
Average hourly rate £22.69 £18.38 £22.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.48% -17.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in England

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in England

iSCSI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSCSI across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

iSCSI Daily Rate Histogram in England

iSCSI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

iSCSI Hourly Rate Trend in England

iSCSI
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSCSI across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

iSCSI Hourly Rate Histogram in England

iSCSI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 38 £450 +5.88% 20
South East +11 29 £395 +49.05% 6
North West - 8 £400 - 7
Yorkshire - 6 £215 - 4
East of England +1 4 £510 +104.00% 2
South West -19 1 £313 - 3
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £300 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 2
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing iSCSI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iSCSI.

1 128 (82.58%) VMware
2 126 (81.29%) Windows
3 103 (66.45%) SAN
4 102 (65.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 85 (54.84%) Fibre Channel
6 66 (42.58%) Active Directory
6 66 (42.58%) Linux
7 64 (41.29%) NFS
8 59 (38.06%) NetApp
9 51 (32.90%) Cisco
10 48 (30.97%) Hyper-V
11 47 (30.32%) Microsoft
11 47 (30.32%) HP
12 45 (29.03%) Citrix
13 42 (27.10%) NAS
14 41 (26.45%) DNS
15 40 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 38 (24.52%) MS Exchange
16 38 (24.52%) VMware ESX
17 36 (23.23%) DHCP
18 35 (22.58%) Clustering
19 33 (21.29%) EMC
20 32 (20.65%) Windows Server 2012
21 31 (20.00%) ITIL
21 31 (20.00%) Replication
22 29 (18.71%) vSphere
23 26 (16.77%) FCoE
23 26 (16.77%) SQL
23 26 (16.77%) Cisco Certification
24 25 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing iSCSI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iSCSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (24.52%) MS Exchange
2 22 (14.19%) IIS
3 20 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (5.16%) Tomcat
6 8 (5.16%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.23%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (3.23%) SAS
7 5 (3.23%) Apache
8 4 (2.58%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.58%) Lync
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (10.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.65%) RMDS
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) Office 365
2 2 (1.29%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.29%) PaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (66.45%) SAN
2 85 (54.84%) Fibre Channel
3 42 (27.10%) NAS
4 41 (26.45%) DNS
5 36 (23.23%) DHCP
6 26 (16.77%) FCoE
7 25 (16.13%) WAN
8 24 (15.48%) LAN
8 24 (15.48%) Firewall
9 21 (13.55%) VoIP
9 21 (13.55%) BIG-IP
10 17 (10.97%) VLAN
11 16 (10.32%) Multicast
12 15 (9.68%) VPN
13 14 (9.03%) TCP/IP
14 13 (8.39%) Ethernet
15 11 (7.10%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (5.16%) SMTP
17 8 (5.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.58%) MySQL
2 4 (2.58%) HBase
2 4 (2.58%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (3.87%) MSI
2 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) Games
3 8 (5.16%) Banking
4 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) German Language
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (12.90%) Analyst
2 16 (10.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (9.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (7.10%) Architect
5 10 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (5.81%) Consultant
6 9 (5.81%) Test Specialist
6 9 (5.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 8 (5.16%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.16%) Network Engineer
7 8 (5.16%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.16%) Server Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) Wintel Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (4.52%) Administrator
8 7 (4.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) Network Support
9 6 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.87%) XML
2 5 (3.23%) REST
2 5 (3.23%) Rendezvous
2 5 (3.23%) Middleware
2 5 (3.23%) HTML
2 5 (3.23%) XSLT
2 5 (3.23%) SOAP
3 4 (2.58%) LAMP
4 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.58%) Clustering
2 31 (20.00%) Replication
3 14 (9.03%) Online Games
4 10 (6.45%) Hedge funds
5 7 (4.52%) Celerra
6 6 (3.87%) PDA
7 4 (2.58%) Device Driver
7 4 (2.58%) Life Science
7 4 (2.58%) Open Source
7 4 (2.58%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.29%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.29%) Symmetrix
9 2 (1.29%) CMDB
10 1 (0.65%) HP StorageWorks
10 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.65%) BBC
10 1 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 126 (81.29%) Windows
2 66 (42.58%) Linux
3 40 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (20.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (10.97%) Solaris
7 16 (10.32%) Windows 7
8 15 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (9.68%) AIX
9 13 (8.39%) CentOS
10 10 (6.45%) Ubuntu
11 7 (4.52%) UNIX
12 4 (2.58%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.94%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.94%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.94%) Debian
14 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.00%) ITIL
2 20 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (10.97%) Migration
4 16 (10.32%) Software Testing
4 16 (10.32%) Change Control
5 15 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.74%) Service Delivery
6 12 (7.74%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (7.10%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (7.10%) Network Load Balancing
8 10 (6.45%) Benchmarking
8 10 (6.45%) Capacity Management
9 8 (5.16%) Software Deployment
9 8 (5.16%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (4.52%) Configuration Management
11 6 (3.87%) OO
11 6 (3.87%) Test Automation
12 5 (3.23%) Protective Monitoring
12 5 (3.23%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.23%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.77%) SQL
2 16 (10.32%) Perl
2 16 (10.32%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.10%) Java
4 8 (5.16%) C
5 6 (3.87%) C++
5 6 (3.87%) Python
5 6 (3.87%) Ruby
6 5 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.58%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.29%) VBScript
9 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (16.77%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (9.68%) CCNA
3 14 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (9.03%) Security Cleared
4 13 (8.39%) SC Cleared
4 13 (8.39%) CCNP
4 13 (8.39%) MCSE
5 12 (7.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.87%) CCDP
6 6 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.23%) MCITP
7 5 (3.23%) RHCT
7 5 (3.23%) RHCE
8 4 (2.58%) JNCIS
9 3 (1.94%) NCDA
9 3 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.94%) Degree
9 3 (1.94%) MCP
10 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.65%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 102 (65.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (42.58%) Active Directory
3 64 (41.29%) NFS
4 48 (30.97%) Hyper-V
5 38 (24.52%) VMware ESX
6 29 (18.71%) vSphere
7 20 (12.90%) Xen
8 15 (9.68%) XenApp
9 10 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (6.45%) XenDesktop
9 10 (6.45%) KVM
10 9 (5.81%) vCloud
10 9 (5.81%) Terminal Services
11 8 (5.16%) SRDF
12 7 (4.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (2.58%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (2.58%) XenServer
14 2 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (1.29%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.29%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 17 (10.97%) Backup Exec
2 11 (7.10%) SCCM
2 11 (7.10%) Puppet
2 11 (7.10%) MIMEsweeper
2 11 (7.10%) MAILsweeper
3 7 (4.52%) SCOM
4 6 (3.87%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.23%) Nagios
6 4 (2.58%) Cobbler
6 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (1.94%) WSUS
8 2 (1.29%) OVSD
8 2 (1.29%) FreeIPA
8 2 (1.29%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.65%) PureDisk
9 1 (0.65%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.65%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 128 (82.58%) VMware
2 59 (38.06%) NetApp
3 51 (32.90%) Cisco
4 47 (30.32%) Microsoft
4 47 (30.32%) HP
5 45 (29.03%) Citrix
6 33 (21.29%) EMC
7 23 (14.84%) F5
8 22 (14.19%) Dell
9 18 (11.61%) IBM
10 16 (10.32%) Veritas
10 16 (10.32%) Juniper
11 15 (9.68%) Oracle
12 10 (6.45%) Intel
12 10 (6.45%) Red Hat
13 8 (5.16%) Symantec
13 8 (5.16%) 3PAR
14 7 (4.52%) Brocade
15 6 (3.87%) SolarWinds
16 5 (3.23%) DataSynapse
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