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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 520 481 496
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +15
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 66 74 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 1.13% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 31
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£350 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £250
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
iSCSI
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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
7344 6553 6343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.49% 13.68% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 3597 3312
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 362 498
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -15 28 £350 +5.66% 3
London -15 23 £340 -15.00% 8
East Midlands - 6 £407 -
North West -13 3 £200 - 3
East of England -5 2 £250 -16.66% 6
South West -7 2 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 138 (83.13%) VMware
2 121 (72.89%) Windows
3 112 (67.47%) SAN
4 93 (56.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 85 (51.20%) Cisco
6 84 (50.60%) Linux
7 71 (42.77%) Fibre Channel
8 62 (37.35%) Microsoft
9 59 (35.54%) Active Directory
10 52 (31.33%) Firewall
11 50 (30.12%) NAS
12 48 (28.92%) Hyper-V
13 46 (27.71%) FCoE
14 44 (26.51%) Data Centre
14 44 (26.51%) NetApp
15 43 (25.90%) NFS
16 42 (25.30%) Perl
17 41 (24.70%) WAN
18 37 (22.29%) HP
19 35 (21.08%) Solaris
20 34 (20.48%) LAN
21 32 (19.28%) Cisco Certification
21 32 (19.28%) F5
22 31 (18.67%) EMC
22 31 (18.67%) ITIL
23 30 (18.07%) Oracle
23 30 (18.07%) MS Exchange
23 30 (18.07%) vSphere
24 29 (17.47%) DNS
24 29 (17.47%) IIS

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (18.07%) MS Exchange
2 29 (17.47%) IIS
3 17 (10.24%) Apache
4 15 (9.04%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (4.82%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.82%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (3.01%) JBoss
9 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.81%) iPlanet
10 3 (1.81%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.81%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.81%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (1.20%) Lync
11 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
11 2 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (9.04%) MS Office
2 6 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) RMDS
2 3 (1.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.61%) PaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 112 (67.47%) SAN
2 71 (42.77%) Fibre Channel
3 52 (31.33%) Firewall
4 50 (30.12%) NAS
5 46 (27.71%) FCoE
6 41 (24.70%) WAN
7 34 (20.48%) LAN
8 29 (17.47%) DNS
9 24 (14.46%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (13.86%) VLAN
11 22 (13.25%) BIG-IP
12 21 (12.65%) VoIP
13 20 (12.05%) Internet
14 17 (10.24%) TCP/IP
14 17 (10.24%) VPN
14 17 (10.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (9.64%) MPLS
16 15 (9.04%) DHCP
17 14 (8.43%) Wireless
18 13 (7.83%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.82%) MySQL
2 8 (4.82%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.22%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.22%) HBase
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.60%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.60%) ProC
2 1 (0.60%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 11 (6.63%) Finance
2 7 (4.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.01%) Banking
4 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.81%) Advertising
6 2 (1.20%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.60%) German Language
7 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (17.47%) Architect
2 23 (13.86%) Administrator
3 21 (12.65%) Network Engineer
4 19 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (10.24%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (7.83%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (7.23%) Consultant
8 11 (6.63%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (6.02%) Analyst
9 10 (6.02%) Server Engineer
9 10 (6.02%) Test Specialist
9 10 (6.02%) Storage Engineer
10 9 (5.42%) Developer
10 9 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.42%) Support Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (4.22%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.22%) Technical Architect
13 6 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.42%) HTML
1 9 (5.42%) XML
1 9 (5.42%) Rendezvous
1 9 (5.42%) Middleware
2 8 (4.82%) XSLT
3 7 (4.22%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (1.81%) J2EE
5 2 (1.20%) Flash
6 1 (0.60%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.60%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.51%) Data Centre
2 23 (13.86%) Replication
3 21 (12.65%) Clustering
4 15 (9.04%) Celerra
5 14 (8.43%) EqualLogic
6 9 (5.42%) EMC VNX
6 9 (5.42%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.22%) CLARiiON
7 7 (4.22%) Device Driver
8 5 (3.01%) Thin Client
8 5 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (3.01%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.41%) NHS
10 3 (1.81%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (1.81%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (1.81%) Life Science
10 3 (1.81%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 121 (72.89%) Windows
2 84 (50.60%) Linux
3 35 (21.08%) Solaris
4 27 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (15.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (15.06%) AIX
6 24 (14.46%) CentOS
7 23 (13.86%) UNIX
8 19 (11.45%) Ubuntu
9 18 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (10.24%) Windows 7
11 12 (7.23%) Windows 8
12 10 (6.02%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (2.41%) SUSE
13 4 (2.41%) HPUX
14 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.67%) ITIL
2 25 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.46%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (13.86%) Migration
5 22 (13.25%) Change Control
6 21 (12.65%) Software Testing
7 19 (11.45%) Configuration Management
8 18 (10.84%) Capacity Management
9 14 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (8.43%) Service Management
9 14 (8.43%) Service Delivery
10 10 (6.02%) Change Management
10 10 (6.02%) ITSM
10 10 (6.02%) Business Continuity
10 10 (6.02%) Load Balancing
10 10 (6.02%) Test Automation
11 9 (5.42%) Benchmarking
11 9 (5.42%) OO
12 8 (4.82%) Performance Testing
12 8 (4.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.30%) Perl
2 20 (12.05%) SQL
3 17 (10.24%) Java
3 17 (10.24%) Bash Shell
4 13 (7.83%) PowerShell
5 12 (7.23%) Python
6 9 (5.42%) Shell Script
6 9 (5.42%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.61%) C
8 5 (3.01%) C++
9 3 (1.81%) C-shell
9 3 (1.81%) Korn
10 2 (1.20%) VBScript
11 1 (0.60%) PHP
11 1 (0.60%) C#
11 1 (0.60%) Groovy
11 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (19.28%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (15.06%) CCNP
3 24 (14.46%) Security Cleared
4 20 (12.05%) SC Cleared
5 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (8.43%) CCNA
6 14 (8.43%) DV Cleared
7 10 (6.02%) MCSE
8 8 (4.82%) CCDP
9 6 (3.61%) RHCE
10 5 (3.01%) MCP
11 4 (2.41%) NCDA
11 4 (2.41%) VCAP
11 4 (2.41%) Degree
12 3 (1.81%) MCITP
13 2 (1.20%) MOS
13 2 (1.20%) CCA
13 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (1.20%) MCSA
13 2 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.61%) SLA
3 3 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.20%) QA
5 1 (0.60%) JSP 440
System Software
1 93 (56.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (35.54%) Active Directory
3 48 (28.92%) Hyper-V
4 43 (25.90%) NFS
5 30 (18.07%) vSphere
6 26 (15.66%) VMware ESX
7 18 (10.84%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (8.43%) KVM
8 14 (8.43%) Terminal Services
9 12 (7.23%) XenApp
10 11 (6.63%) SRDF
10 11 (6.63%) Xen
11 9 (5.42%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (5.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 6 (3.61%) Samba
13 5 (3.01%) DFS Replication
14 4 (2.41%) XenDesktop
14 4 (2.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 2 (1.20%) iptables
15 2 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (7.83%) Puppet
2 11 (6.63%) NetBackup
3 10 (6.02%) OVSD
4 8 (4.82%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.22%) ZABBIX
6 5 (3.01%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (3.01%) SCCM
7 4 (2.41%) SnapVault
8 3 (1.81%) vMotion
8 3 (1.81%) WSUS
8 3 (1.81%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.81%) SCOM
8 3 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.81%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (1.81%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (1.20%) OpenView
9 2 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.20%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.20%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 138 (83.13%) VMware
2 85 (51.20%) Cisco
3 62 (37.35%) Microsoft
4 44 (26.51%) NetApp
5 37 (22.29%) HP
6 32 (19.28%) F5
7 31 (18.67%) EMC
8 30 (18.07%) Oracle
9 29 (17.47%) Citrix
10 25 (15.06%) Veritas
11 20 (12.05%) Dell
12 19 (11.45%) IBM
13 16 (9.64%) CheckPoint
14 15 (9.04%) Juniper
15 11 (6.63%) Symantec
16 10 (6.02%) CommVault
16 10 (6.02%) Red Hat
16 10 (6.02%) Intel
16 10 (6.02%) SolarWinds
17 9 (5.42%) TIBCO
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