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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 510 501 510
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 72 58 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 0.90% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 18
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£363 £425 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £267 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £431 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £250 £344
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £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
7342 6446 7251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.50% 13.62% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4263 3562 3612
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £216 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 402 645
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -2.38%

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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 -9 32 £363 -14.70% 16
South East -21 12 £388 +50.48% 3
North West 0 10 £300 - 2
Yorkshire - 9 £215 - 1
East of England -6 3 £510 +104.00% 2
South West - 3 £275 - 1
North East - 2 £300 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
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UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

1 108 (81.82%) Windows
2 104 (78.79%) VMware
3 85 (64.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 77 (58.33%) Fibre Channel
5 76 (57.58%) SAN
6 68 (51.52%) Active Directory
7 63 (47.73%) NFS
8 52 (39.39%) NetApp
9 50 (37.88%) HP
9 50 (37.88%) Hyper-V
10 48 (36.36%) Linux
11 46 (34.85%) DNS
12 45 (34.09%) Citrix
13 44 (33.33%) Cisco
14 38 (28.79%) Microsoft
15 35 (26.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 35 (26.52%) vSphere
16 34 (25.76%) Replication
17 33 (25.00%) Clustering
17 33 (25.00%) EMC
17 33 (25.00%) DHCP
17 33 (25.00%) NAS
18 31 (23.48%) VMware ESX
19 30 (22.73%) MS Exchange
20 29 (21.97%) ITIL
21 28 (21.21%) Dell
22 26 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
23 24 (18.18%) SQL
23 24 (18.18%) SQL Server
24 23 (17.42%) Windows Server 2003

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 30 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 21 (15.91%) IIS
3 17 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (7.58%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.06%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.55%) Apache
7 5 (3.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (3.79%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (3.79%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.03%) Lync
9 3 (2.27%) SAS
9 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.76%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.52%) RMDS
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (1.52%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.76%) PaaS
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (58.33%) Fibre Channel
2 76 (57.58%) SAN
3 46 (34.85%) DNS
4 33 (25.00%) DHCP
4 33 (25.00%) NAS
5 22 (16.67%) LAN
5 22 (16.67%) WAN
6 21 (15.91%) Firewall
7 20 (15.15%) VPN
8 18 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 18 (13.64%) Multicast
8 18 (13.64%) FCoE
9 17 (12.88%) VLAN
10 12 (9.09%) Ethernet
11 9 (6.82%) LDAP
11 9 (6.82%) VoIP
12 7 (5.30%) SMTP
12 7 (5.30%) FTP
12 7 (5.30%) HTTP
12 7 (5.30%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) MySQL
3 4 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.03%) HBase
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) DB2
5 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) MSI
2 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (13.64%) Finance
2 16 (12.12%) Games
3 6 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.79%) Banking
5 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (10.61%) Architect
2 13 (9.85%) Analyst
3 11 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 10 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (7.58%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (6.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 8 (6.06%) Server Engineer
6 8 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Network Support
8 6 (4.55%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Consultant
9 5 (3.79%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.55%) XML
2 5 (3.79%) Rendezvous
2 5 (3.79%) Middleware
2 5 (3.79%) XSLT
2 5 (3.79%) SOAP
2 5 (3.79%) HTML
2 5 (3.79%) REST
3 4 (3.03%) LAMP
4 2 (1.52%) .NET
5 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.76%) Replication
2 33 (25.00%) Clustering
3 16 (12.12%) Online Games
4 8 (6.06%) Hedge funds
5 7 (5.30%) Celerra
6 6 (4.55%) EqualLogic
6 6 (4.55%) PDA
7 5 (3.79%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.03%) Life Science
9 3 (2.27%) Open Source
10 2 (1.52%) CESG
10 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.76%) DTV
11 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.76%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.76%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 108 (81.82%) Windows
2 48 (36.36%) Linux
3 35 (26.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (17.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (12.12%) Solaris
8 13 (9.85%) CentOS
9 11 (8.33%) Windows 7
10 10 (7.58%) UNIX
11 8 (6.06%) Ubuntu
12 5 (3.79%) Windows XP
12 5 (3.79%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (3.03%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.27%) AIX
14 3 (2.27%) Windows Vista
14 3 (2.27%) Debian
15 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.97%) ITIL
2 15 (11.36%) Migration
3 14 (10.61%) Change Control
4 12 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 10 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (6.82%) Benchmarking
6 9 (6.82%) Network Load Balancing
6 9 (6.82%) Capacity Management
7 8 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (6.06%) Software Deployment
8 7 (5.30%) ITSM
8 7 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.55%) Workflow
9 6 (4.55%) Service Management
10 5 (3.79%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.79%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.79%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (3.79%) DevOps
10 5 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.18%) SQL
2 15 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.06%) Java
4 7 (5.30%) Python
5 5 (3.79%) Perl
5 5 (3.79%) C
5 5 (3.79%) VB
5 5 (3.79%) VBA
5 5 (3.79%) Ruby
6 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.27%) C++
8 2 (1.52%) PHP
8 2 (1.52%) VBScript
9 1 (0.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (12.88%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (10.61%) MCSE
3 14 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (10.61%) CCNA
4 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 11 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.30%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.55%) MCITP
7 6 (4.55%) CCNP
8 5 (3.79%) RHCE
8 5 (3.79%) RHCT
9 3 (2.27%) MCP
9 3 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.27%) NCDA
10 2 (1.52%) VTSP
10 2 (1.52%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.52%) MCSA
11 1 (0.76%) CCA
11 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (64.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 63 (47.73%) NFS
4 50 (37.88%) Hyper-V
5 35 (26.52%) vSphere
6 31 (23.48%) VMware ESX
7 19 (14.39%) Xen
8 13 (9.85%) vCloud
8 13 (9.85%) XenApp
9 11 (8.33%) KVM
10 9 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (6.06%) XenServer
11 8 (6.06%) XenDesktop
11 8 (6.06%) Terminal Services
12 7 (5.30%) SRDF
12 7 (5.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (3.03%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (1.52%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 12 (9.09%) Puppet
1 12 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 10 (7.58%) SCCM
2 10 (7.58%) MIMEsweeper
2 10 (7.58%) MAILsweeper
3 8 (6.06%) SCOM
4 6 (4.55%) Cobbler
4 6 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (3.79%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (3.79%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.03%) SCOrch
6 4 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (3.03%) Nagios
7 3 (2.27%) OpenView
8 2 (1.52%) Opsview
8 2 (1.52%) FreeIPA
8 2 (1.52%) WSUS
9 1 (0.76%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.76%) OVSD
Vendors
1 104 (78.79%) VMware
2 52 (39.39%) NetApp
3 50 (37.88%) HP
4 45 (34.09%) Citrix
5 44 (33.33%) Cisco
6 38 (28.79%) Microsoft
7 33 (25.00%) EMC
8 28 (21.21%) Dell
9 19 (14.39%) IBM
10 17 (12.88%) Oracle
11 13 (9.85%) Juniper
11 13 (9.85%) F5
12 10 (7.58%) Red Hat
13 9 (6.82%) Intel
14 8 (6.06%) Websense
15 7 (5.30%) Brocade
16 6 (4.55%) Symantec
17 5 (3.79%) CheckPoint
17 5 (3.79%) TIBCO
17 5 (3.79%) DataSynapse
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