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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 546 505 536
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +31
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 50 88 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.19% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 1.25% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 56 24
Average daily rate £425 £404 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £398 £338
% change year-on-year
-20.12% +17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.14% -
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
6850 7067 6159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.52% 15.01% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4085 3968 3287
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 415 367
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 10 February 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
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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 32 £450 - 7
South East -10 8 £513 +60.15% 5
North West -19 3 £425 +6.25% 2
East of England 0 2 £375 -26.47% 2
East Midlands -13 2 £183 - 1
South West +4 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -24 1 - - 3
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 93 (68.89%) VMware
2 85 (62.96%) Windows
3 76 (56.30%) SAN
4 73 (54.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 59 (43.70%) Active Directory
6 58 (42.96%) Linux
7 55 (40.74%) Cisco
8 54 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 52 (38.52%) Windows Server
10 48 (35.56%) Fibre Channel
10 48 (35.56%) Firewall
11 47 (34.81%) NAS
12 46 (34.07%) DNS
13 41 (30.37%) NFS
14 37 (27.41%) DHCP
14 37 (27.41%) TCP/IP
15 36 (26.67%) SQL
16 32 (23.70%) HP
16 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2008
16 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (21.48%) IIS
18 28 (20.74%) VPN
19 27 (20.00%) Migration
19 27 (20.00%) Hyper-V
20 26 (19.26%) Data Centre
20 26 (19.26%) Red Hat
21 25 (18.52%) Dell
21 25 (18.52%) LAN
21 25 (18.52%) CentOS
22 24 (17.78%) SQL Server

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 29 (21.48%) IIS
2 23 (17.04%) MS Exchange
3 17 (12.59%) Apache
3 17 (12.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (12.59%) OpenStack
4 13 (9.63%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.93%) SAS
6 7 (5.19%) Skype for Business
6 7 (5.19%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.96%) Confluence
8 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.48%) JBoss
9 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) HipChat
2 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) RMDS
2 1 (0.74%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.67%) Office 365
3 7 (5.19%) SaaS
4 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.96%) PaaS
6 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (56.30%) SAN
2 48 (35.56%) Fibre Channel
2 48 (35.56%) Firewall
3 47 (34.81%) NAS
4 46 (34.07%) DNS
5 37 (27.41%) DHCP
5 37 (27.41%) TCP/IP
6 28 (20.74%) VPN
7 25 (18.52%) LAN
8 20 (14.81%) FCoE
9 19 (14.07%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (10.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (10.37%) VLAN
10 14 (10.37%) VoIP
10 14 (10.37%) WAN
11 13 (9.63%) HTTP
12 12 (8.89%) LDAP
13 11 (8.15%) BGP
13 11 (8.15%) Network Security
13 11 (8.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (6.67%) MySQL
5 7 (5.19%) Big Data
6 5 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.74%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.89%) Subversion
3 11 (8.15%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.96%) Gradle
4 4 (2.96%) Hudson
4 4 (2.96%) IntelliJ
4 4 (2.96%) JIRA
4 4 (2.96%) Maven
4 4 (2.96%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (5.93%) Finance
2 3 (2.22%) Marketing
2 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.48%) Banking
3 2 (1.48%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Front Office
4 1 (0.74%) German Language
4 1 (0.74%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (18.52%) Architect
2 21 (15.56%) Administrator
3 19 (14.07%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (10.37%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (10.37%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (8.15%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (8.15%) Network Engineer
6 9 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 9 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Consultant
8 7 (5.19%) Analyst
8 7 (5.19%) Data Centre Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.63%) Web Services
2 9 (6.67%) LAMP
3 5 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (2.96%) .NET
4 4 (2.96%) JMS
4 4 (2.96%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (2.96%) Middleware
4 4 (2.96%) SOAP
5 3 (2.22%) POSIX
6 2 (1.48%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.48%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.74%) COM
7 1 (0.74%) HTML
7 1 (0.74%) libvirt
7 1 (0.74%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.74%) Ultra Messaging
7 1 (0.74%) XML
7 1 (0.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.26%) Data Centre
2 15 (11.11%) Clustering
3 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.19%) Replication
5 5 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.70%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.96%) Derivative
6 4 (2.96%) FlexPod
6 4 (2.96%) IVR
6 4 (2.96%) User Experience
7 3 (2.22%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.22%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.48%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.48%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.48%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 85 (62.96%) Windows
2 58 (42.96%) Linux
3 52 (38.52%) Windows Server
4 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (23.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (18.52%) CentOS
6 18 (13.33%) Unix
6 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (11.85%) Ubuntu
8 11 (8.15%) Solaris
9 8 (5.93%) AIX
9 8 (5.93%) Debian
9 8 (5.93%) Windows XP
10 7 (5.19%) Mac OS X Server
11 6 (4.44%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (3.70%) Mac OS
12 5 (3.70%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.00%) Migration
2 23 (17.04%) Configuration Management
3 22 (16.30%) ITIL
4 15 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (9.63%) Open Source
6 11 (8.15%) Web Operations
7 10 (7.41%) High Availability
8 8 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.19%) Data Migration
9 7 (5.19%) DevOps
9 7 (5.19%) ITIL V3
9 7 (5.19%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.19%) Software Licensing
10 6 (4.44%) Capacity Management
10 6 (4.44%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (3.70%) Change Management
11 5 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.67%) SQL
2 21 (15.56%) Python
3 17 (12.59%) Bash Shell
3 17 (12.59%) C
4 16 (11.85%) Perl
4 16 (11.85%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.93%) Korn
5 8 (5.93%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.96%) C++
6 4 (2.96%) PHP
7 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.48%) Java
9 1 (0.74%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 21 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (11.85%) CCNA
3 15 (11.11%) CCNP
4 14 (10.37%) Security Cleared
5 13 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (9.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (8.15%) MCSE
7 10 (7.41%) DV Cleared
7 10 (7.41%) RHCE
7 10 (7.41%) RHCSA
7 10 (7.41%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.19%) Degree
9 5 (3.70%) MCSA
10 4 (2.96%) MCP
10 4 (2.96%) RHCA
11 3 (2.22%) MCITP
11 3 (2.22%) NCDA
11 3 (2.22%) NCIE
12 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.48%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) QA
2 4 (2.96%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (54.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (43.70%) Active Directory
3 41 (30.37%) NFS
4 27 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 20 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (11.11%) KVM
6 15 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 12 (8.89%) iptables
8 11 (8.15%) vSphere
9 9 (6.67%) Firmware
10 8 (5.93%) Sendmail
10 8 (5.93%) XenApp
11 6 (4.44%) Ceph
11 6 (4.44%) Dovecot
11 6 (4.44%) Squid
12 4 (2.96%) oVirt
12 4 (2.96%) Samba
13 3 (2.22%) Postfix
13 3 (2.22%) Xen
13 3 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (14.81%) Puppet
2 14 (10.37%) SCCM
3 13 (9.63%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (8.89%) Salt
4 12 (8.89%) ZABBIX
5 10 (7.41%) HAProxy
6 8 (5.93%) Backup Exec
6 8 (5.93%) Nagios
6 8 (5.93%) SCOM
7 7 (5.19%) WSUS
8 6 (4.44%) Cacti
8 6 (4.44%) NetBackup
9 5 (3.70%) OpenView
9 5 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (3.70%) OVSD
9 5 (3.70%) vMotion
10 4 (2.96%) OpenNebula
10 4 (2.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (2.22%) MAILsweeper
11 3 (2.22%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 93 (68.89%) VMware
2 55 (40.74%) Cisco
3 54 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 32 (23.70%) HP
5 26 (19.26%) Red Hat
6 25 (18.52%) Dell
7 20 (14.81%) NetApp
8 17 (12.59%) Citrix
9 11 (8.15%) Oracle
10 10 (7.41%) EMC
11 9 (6.67%) IBM
12 7 (5.19%) Juniper
12 7 (5.19%) Symantec
13 6 (4.44%) CheckPoint
13 6 (4.44%) Sun
14 5 (3.70%) F5
14 5 (3.70%) Google
14 5 (3.70%) Mitel
15 4 (2.96%) 3PAR
15 4 (2.96%) Brocade
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