The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 538 544 548
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 66 86 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 1.19% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 59 43
Median daily rate £400 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £308 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £650 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £41.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.75% +49.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £41.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +36.66%
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
6802 7203 7525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.84% 14.32% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4121 4268 4380
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 428 409
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing iSCSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 11 December 2016.

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 11 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the England region over the 3 months to 11 December 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 +6 40 £425 -2.85% 3
North East -21 12 £330 -
South East +3 7 £360 -7.69% 4
East of England -4 3 - -
West Midlands - 2 £320 -
Yorkshire +20 1 £375 - 1
South West +9 1 £310 - 1
North West +6 1 £335 - 2
East Midlands 0 1 - -
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI.

1 152 (76.77%) VMware
2 126 (63.64%) SAN
3 119 (60.10%) Windows
4 112 (56.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 92 (46.46%) Linux
5 92 (46.46%) Active Directory
6 86 (43.43%) Windows Server
7 76 (38.38%) Microsoft
8 69 (34.85%) HP
9 68 (34.34%) DNS
10 66 (33.33%) NAS
11 65 (32.83%) TCP/IP
12 60 (30.30%) Hyper-V
13 59 (29.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 58 (29.29%) ITIL
15 55 (27.78%) Solaris
15 55 (27.78%) NFS
15 55 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
16 54 (27.27%) SQL
16 54 (27.27%) SQL Server
17 53 (26.77%) Oracle
17 53 (26.77%) Apache
18 50 (25.25%) DHCP
18 50 (25.25%) Cisco
19 46 (23.23%) NetApp
20 45 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
21 44 (22.22%) VLAN
22 42 (21.21%) Citrix
22 42 (21.21%) Unix
23 41 (20.71%) WAN

iSCSI
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 53 (26.77%) Apache
2 39 (19.70%) MS Exchange
3 26 (13.13%) OpenStack
4 24 (12.12%) IIS
5 20 (10.10%) Tomcat
6 19 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 18 (9.09%) WebSphere
8 17 (8.59%) Oracle Coherence
8 17 (8.59%) SAS
9 14 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (7.07%) Skype for Business
10 13 (6.57%) SharePoint
11 10 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2000
15 3 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
17 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 37 (18.69%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.10%) Office 365
2 14 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.05%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.52%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.01%) GitHub
7 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.51%) G Suite
7 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 126 (63.64%) SAN
2 68 (34.34%) DNS
3 66 (33.33%) NAS
4 65 (32.83%) TCP/IP
5 50 (25.25%) DHCP
6 45 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
7 44 (22.22%) VLAN
8 41 (20.71%) WAN
9 38 (19.19%) Firewall
10 35 (17.68%) HTTP
11 31 (15.66%) FCoE
12 28 (14.14%) LAN
13 23 (11.62%) MPLS
14 21 (10.61%) Multicast
15 20 (10.10%) LDAP
16 13 (6.57%) Internet
16 13 (6.57%) Wireless
17 12 (6.06%) VPN
18 11 (5.56%) OSPF
19 10 (5.05%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.15%) MySQL
3 16 (8.08%) Hadoop
3 16 (8.08%) HBase
4 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.54%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.51%) Big Data
6 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.51%) DB2
6 1 (0.51%) OLAP
6 1 (0.51%) OLTP
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (8.08%) ClearCase
1 16 (8.08%) StarTeam
2 13 (6.57%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.05%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (2.02%) MSI
6 2 (1.01%) JIRA
7 1 (0.51%) Ant
7 1 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 26 (13.13%) Finance
2 15 (7.58%) Banking
3 4 (2.02%) Back Office
4 3 (1.52%) Games
4 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) German Language
5 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
5 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (20.71%) Architect
2 30 (15.15%) Administrator
3 28 (14.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 16 (8.08%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (6.57%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.06%) Technical Architect
8 10 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (5.05%) Consultant
9 9 (4.55%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.04%) Solaris Administrator
10 8 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.04%) Unix Engineer
10 8 (4.04%) VMware Engineer
11 7 (3.54%) HPUX Engineer
11 7 (3.54%) Network Engineer
11 7 (3.54%) VMware Specialist
12 6 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
12 6 (3.03%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.66%) Middleware
2 25 (12.63%) LAMP
3 16 (8.08%) HTML
3 16 (8.08%) Rendezvous
3 16 (8.08%) XML
3 16 (8.08%) XSLT
4 10 (5.05%) libvirt
4 10 (5.05%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (2.53%) COM
6 3 (1.52%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.52%) Web Services
7 2 (1.01%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.09%) Replication
3 13 (6.57%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.05%) Client/Server
4 10 (5.05%) Private Cloud
5 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Licensing
6 6 (3.03%) Clustering
7 5 (2.53%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.02%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.02%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (2.02%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.01%) Life Science
10 2 (1.01%) PKI
10 2 (1.01%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.01%) User Experience
10 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 119 (60.10%) Windows
2 92 (46.46%) Linux
3 86 (43.43%) Windows Server
4 59 (29.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (27.78%) Solaris
5 55 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (21.21%) Unix
7 40 (20.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (10.10%) Ubuntu
9 14 (7.07%) CentOS
9 14 (7.07%) HPUX
10 12 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (5.05%) Debian
11 10 (5.05%) Windows 7
12 6 (3.03%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (2.53%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.52%) AIX
15 2 (1.01%) FreeBSD
15 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (29.29%) ITIL
2 34 (17.17%) Configuration Management
3 28 (14.14%) Performance Tuning
4 26 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (11.62%) Migration
6 22 (11.11%) Benchmarking
7 18 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 17 (8.59%) Virtual Environments
9 16 (8.08%) Open Source
9 16 (8.08%) Unit Testing
10 15 (7.58%) DevOps
11 12 (6.06%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 11 (5.56%) Time Management
13 10 (5.05%) ITSM
13 10 (5.05%) Kernel Tuning
13 10 (5.05%) Software Distribution
14 9 (4.55%) Capacity Management
14 9 (4.55%) Security Hardening
14 9 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
15 8 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.27%) SQL
2 39 (19.70%) PowerShell
3 35 (17.68%) Bash Shell
4 30 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 26 (13.13%) Perl
6 24 (12.12%) Python
7 23 (11.62%) Korn
8 21 (10.61%) Java
9 17 (8.59%) C-shell
10 9 (4.55%) PHP
11 8 (4.04%) C
11 8 (4.04%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.53%) Jython
13 4 (2.02%) C++
14 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (18.69%) Security Cleared
2 30 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 29 (14.65%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (10.10%) CCNP
5 18 (9.09%) Degree
6 12 (6.06%) CCNA
7 11 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (5.05%) RHCA
8 10 (5.05%) RHCE
8 10 (5.05%) RHCSA
8 10 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (4.55%) DV Cleared
10 7 (3.54%) MCSA
11 6 (3.03%) MCSE
12 4 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.02%) SAP Certification
13 3 (1.52%) VCP5
13 3 (1.52%) VCP6
14 2 (1.01%) CLAS
14 2 (1.01%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.54%) SLA
2 6 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.02%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.02%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.51%) GCP
System Software
1 112 (56.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (46.46%) Active Directory
3 60 (30.30%) Hyper-V
4 55 (27.78%) NFS
5 39 (19.70%) KVM
6 31 (15.66%) vSphere
7 23 (11.62%) SRDF
8 22 (11.11%) Xen
8 22 (11.11%) XenApp
9 18 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
10 17 (8.59%) iptables
10 17 (8.59%) Oracle RAC
11 16 (8.08%) Samba
12 15 (7.58%) VMware ESX
13 11 (5.56%) XenServer
14 7 (3.54%) Dovecot
14 7 (3.54%) Sendmail
14 7 (3.54%) Squid
15 3 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 28 (14.14%) Puppet
2 25 (12.63%) SCCM
3 17 (8.59%) HAProxy
3 17 (8.59%) SCOM
4 13 (6.57%) NetBackup
5 12 (6.06%) Nagios
6 10 (5.05%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 10 (5.05%) WSUS
7 9 (4.55%) Backup Exec
7 9 (4.55%) vRealize
8 8 (4.04%) Ansible
8 8 (4.04%) vMotion
9 7 (3.54%) Cacti
9 7 (3.54%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (2.53%) BladeLogic
10 5 (2.53%) OpenNebula
10 5 (2.53%) PowerCLI
10 5 (2.53%) SCOrch
11 4 (2.02%) RANCID
11 4 (2.02%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 152 (76.77%) VMware
2 76 (38.38%) Microsoft
3 69 (34.85%) HP
4 53 (26.77%) Oracle
5 50 (25.25%) Cisco
6 46 (23.23%) NetApp
7 42 (21.21%) Citrix
8 38 (19.19%) EMC
9 34 (17.17%) Red Hat
10 33 (16.67%) Dell
11 27 (13.64%) Symantec
12 23 (11.62%) IBM
13 22 (11.11%) Intel
14 19 (9.60%) Veeam
15 16 (8.08%) DataSynapse
15 16 (8.08%) Sybase
15 16 (8.08%) TIBCO
16 9 (4.55%) CA
16 9 (4.55%) SolarWinds
17 8 (4.04%) SonicWALL