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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 549 532 509
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -23
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 51 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.74% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 34
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £565 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £381
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -15.78%
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
7544 7593 6572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.00% 14.83% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4388 4193 3642
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 488 415 381
Average hourly rate £21.53 £21.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.03% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 1 September 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
South East -17 17 £387 +14.66% 8
London -23 16 £370 -8.92% 5
South West -6 3 - - 7
North West -19 3 - - 4
East Midlands - 3 £407 - 2
East of England +7 2 £250 - 4
West Midlands +6 1 £270 -16.92% 2
South Coast - 1 - -
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 109 (80.74%) VMware
2 89 (65.93%) Windows
3 88 (65.19%) SAN
4 73 (54.07%) Linux
5 64 (47.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 58 (42.96%) Cisco
6 58 (42.96%) Microsoft
7 56 (41.48%) Fibre Channel
8 53 (39.26%) Active Directory
9 48 (35.56%) FCoE
10 40 (29.63%) NAS
11 38 (28.15%) Perl
12 36 (26.67%) DNS
13 35 (25.93%) HP
13 35 (25.93%) NetApp
14 34 (25.19%) NFS
15 32 (23.70%) vSphere
16 28 (20.74%) Hyper-V
17 27 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 27 (20.00%) Data Centre
17 27 (20.00%) MS Exchange
17 27 (20.00%) Solaris
17 27 (20.00%) Citrix
18 26 (19.26%) UNIX
18 26 (19.26%) LAN
18 26 (19.26%) Firewall
18 26 (19.26%) Windows Server 2012
19 25 (18.52%) TCP/IP
19 25 (18.52%) WAN
19 25 (18.52%) ITIL

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 27 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (14.81%) IIS
3 15 (11.11%) Apache
4 14 (10.37%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.93%) SAS
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (4.44%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.70%) JBoss
8 3 (2.22%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.22%) iPlanet
8 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.48%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.48%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Office
2 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) RMDS
2 3 (2.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) SaaS
2 2 (1.48%) PaaS
2 2 (1.48%) Office 365
2 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (65.19%) SAN
2 56 (41.48%) Fibre Channel
3 48 (35.56%) FCoE
4 40 (29.63%) NAS
5 36 (26.67%) DNS
6 26 (19.26%) LAN
6 26 (19.26%) Firewall
7 25 (18.52%) WAN
7 25 (18.52%) TCP/IP
8 24 (17.78%) VLAN
9 20 (14.81%) DHCP
10 12 (8.89%) VPN
11 10 (7.41%) Ethernet
11 10 (7.41%) LDAP
11 10 (7.41%) Network Security
12 9 (6.67%) BIG-IP
12 9 (6.67%) HTTP
13 8 (5.93%) VoIP
14 7 (5.19%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (5.19%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) MySQL
3 6 (4.44%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.44%) HBase
4 3 (2.22%) Big Data
4 3 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) ProC
General
1 7 (5.19%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.96%) Advertising
3 4 (2.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (19.26%) Administrator
2 18 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (11.85%) Architect
4 13 (9.63%) Server Engineer
5 12 (8.89%) Storage Engineer
6 11 (8.15%) Network Engineer
6 11 (8.15%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.93%) Consultant
9 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) IT Support
10 6 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.19%) HTML
1 7 (5.19%) Rendezvous
1 7 (5.19%) Middleware
2 6 (4.44%) XML
2 6 (4.44%) XSLT
3 5 (3.70%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (2.22%) J2EE
4 3 (2.22%) Web Services
5 2 (1.48%) Flash
6 1 (0.74%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.74%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.85%) Replication
3 14 (10.37%) EqualLogic
4 11 (8.15%) Clustering
5 9 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.19%) CLARiiON
6 7 (5.19%) Celerra
7 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (3.70%) Fat Client
8 5 (3.70%) Thin Client
9 4 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.96%) NHS
10 3 (2.22%) Device Driver
10 3 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (2.22%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (2.22%) Wiki
11 2 (1.48%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.48%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 89 (65.93%) Windows
2 73 (54.07%) Linux
3 27 (20.00%) Solaris
3 27 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (19.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (19.26%) UNIX
5 22 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (14.81%) CentOS
7 14 (10.37%) Ubuntu
7 14 (10.37%) Windows 7
7 14 (10.37%) Windows 8
8 11 (8.15%) AIX
9 10 (7.41%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (2.96%) HPUX
10 4 (2.96%) SUSE
11 3 (2.22%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.48%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.52%) ITIL
2 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 15 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (10.37%) Change Control
4 14 (10.37%) Change Management
4 14 (10.37%) Migration
5 12 (8.89%) Service Management
6 10 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 9 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 8 (5.93%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.93%) Data Migration
8 8 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.19%) Software Testing
9 7 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.44%) ITSM
10 6 (4.44%) Information Security Management
10 6 (4.44%) Security Management
10 6 (4.44%) Information Security
10 6 (4.44%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.15%) Perl
2 21 (15.56%) SQL
2 21 (15.56%) Python
3 20 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 18 (13.33%) Java
5 15 (11.11%) C
6 14 (10.37%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.19%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.96%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.22%) Korn
9 3 (2.22%) C-shell
10 1 (0.74%) Groovy
10 1 (0.74%) C#
10 1 (0.74%) C++
10 1 (0.74%) VBScript
10 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (17.04%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (16.30%) Security Cleared
3 21 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (11.85%) MCSE
5 15 (11.11%) CCNA
5 15 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 14 (10.37%) CCNP
7 11 (8.15%) DV Cleared
8 9 (6.67%) RHCE
8 9 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (5.19%) MCP
9 7 (5.19%) MCSA
10 6 (4.44%) Degree
11 4 (2.96%) BC Cleared
11 4 (2.96%) NCDA
11 4 (2.96%) VCAP
11 4 (2.96%) CCDP
11 4 (2.96%) MCITP
11 4 (2.96%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.22%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.15%) SLA
2 7 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.22%) QA
4 3 (2.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.74%) JSP 440
System Software
1 64 (47.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (39.26%) Active Directory
3 34 (25.19%) NFS
4 32 (23.70%) vSphere
5 28 (20.74%) Hyper-V
6 23 (17.04%) VMware ESX
7 18 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (10.37%) KVM
9 10 (7.41%) Xen
10 8 (5.93%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (5.93%) SRDF
11 6 (4.44%) DFS Replication
11 6 (4.44%) Terminal Services
11 6 (4.44%) Samba
12 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (2.96%) XenApp
12 4 (2.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (1.48%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (1.48%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) NetBackup
1 12 (8.89%) Puppet
2 7 (5.19%) ZABBIX
2 7 (5.19%) SCCM
2 7 (5.19%) SnapVault
3 6 (4.44%) OVSD
4 4 (2.96%) SCOM
4 4 (2.96%) vMotion
5 3 (2.22%) SnapMirror
5 3 (2.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.48%) OpenView
6 2 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.48%) WSUS
6 2 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.48%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.48%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.74%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.74%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 109 (80.74%) VMware
2 58 (42.96%) Cisco
2 58 (42.96%) Microsoft
3 35 (25.93%) HP
3 35 (25.93%) NetApp
4 27 (20.00%) Citrix
5 18 (13.33%) EMC
6 17 (12.59%) Dell
6 17 (12.59%) Oracle
7 13 (9.63%) IBM
8 12 (8.89%) Symantec
8 12 (8.89%) Red Hat
8 12 (8.89%) F5
9 11 (8.15%) Veritas
10 10 (7.41%) CommVault
11 8 (5.93%) Sun
12 7 (5.19%) Intel
12 7 (5.19%) Juniper
12 7 (5.19%) TIBCO
12 7 (5.19%) DataSynapse
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