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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iSCSI
UK / England
Rank 540 577 511
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -66
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 32 39 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.083% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.57% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 47
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £558 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £390 £320
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 12
Median hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £18.50 £24.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £18.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.14%

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
6258 6798 7137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.96% 14.49% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3920 4088 3970
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 293 425
Median hourly rate £20.74 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.60% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +1 17 £450 - 3
South East +16 7 £400 - 2
East of England -2 3 - - 3
North West +13 2 £405 -4.70% 1
Yorkshire +19 1 - - 1
South West +10 1 - - 1
East Midlands 0 1 £175 -4.10% 2
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 76 (64.41%) SAN
2 70 (59.32%) VMware
3 66 (55.93%) Windows
4 57 (48.31%) Active Directory
5 54 (45.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 51 (43.22%) Linux
7 48 (40.68%) Windows Server
8 46 (38.98%) NAS
9 42 (35.59%) Microsoft
10 38 (32.20%) Hyper-V
11 37 (31.36%) NFS
12 33 (27.97%) Cisco
13 32 (27.12%) HP
14 31 (26.27%) SQL
15 30 (25.42%) Solaris
16 29 (24.58%) Oracle
17 28 (23.73%) NetApp
18 27 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (22.03%) SQL Server
19 26 (22.03%) ITIL
19 26 (22.03%) Unix
19 26 (22.03%) Apache
19 26 (22.03%) DNS
19 26 (22.03%) TCP/IP
20 25 (21.19%) HTTP
20 25 (21.19%) PowerShell
20 25 (21.19%) Fibre Channel
21 23 (19.49%) Security Cleared
21 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2012
21 23 (19.49%) Firewall

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 26 (22.03%) Apache
2 15 (12.71%) IIS
3 14 (11.86%) MS Exchange
4 12 (10.17%) Tomcat
5 11 (9.32%) OpenStack
6 10 (8.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 10 (8.47%) WebSphere
7 9 (7.63%) DataSynapse
7 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (7.63%) Oracle Coherence
8 7 (5.93%) Skype for Business
9 6 (5.08%) SAS
10 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.17%) MS Office
3 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (6.78%) Office 365
2 6 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.69%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.85%) G Suite
5 1 (0.85%) GitHub
5 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 76 (64.41%) SAN
2 46 (38.98%) NAS
3 26 (22.03%) DNS
3 26 (22.03%) TCP/IP
4 25 (21.19%) Fibre Channel
4 25 (21.19%) HTTP
5 23 (19.49%) Firewall
6 22 (18.64%) VLAN
7 19 (16.10%) DHCP
8 17 (14.41%) FCoE
9 16 (13.56%) WAN
10 15 (12.71%) LAN
11 11 (9.32%) SSH
12 10 (8.47%) HTTPS
12 10 (8.47%) Multicast
13 9 (7.63%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (7.63%) SNMP
13 9 (7.63%) Wireless
14 8 (6.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (6.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.17%) MySQL
3 9 (7.63%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.63%) HBase
4 3 (2.54%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.54%) MSI
3 3 (2.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.69%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.69%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 16 (13.56%) Finance
2 10 (8.47%) Banking
3 3 (2.54%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) German Language
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (17.80%) Architect
2 20 (16.95%) Administrator
3 16 (13.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Unix Administrator
7 7 (5.93%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Storage Administrator
8 6 (5.08%) SAN Administrator
8 6 (5.08%) SAN Storage Administrator
8 6 (5.08%) Solaris Administrator
8 6 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.08%) VMware Specialist
9 5 (4.24%) Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Consultant
9 5 (4.24%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.80%) Middleware
2 10 (8.47%) LAMP
3 9 (7.63%) HTML
3 9 (7.63%) Rendezvous
3 9 (7.63%) XML
3 9 (7.63%) XSLT
4 6 (5.08%) libvirt
4 6 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.54%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.54%) COM
5 3 (2.54%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (2.54%) Web Services
6 1 (0.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.56%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.47%) Replication
3 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (5.93%) Clustering
4 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.08%) Client/Server
5 6 (5.08%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.39%) Online Banking
7 3 (2.54%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.54%) PKI
7 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.69%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (1.69%) Life Science
8 2 (1.69%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.85%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.85%) Verilog
9 1 (0.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 66 (55.93%) Windows
2 51 (43.22%) Linux
3 48 (40.68%) Windows Server
4 30 (25.42%) Solaris
5 27 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (22.03%) Unix
7 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (16.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (5.93%) HPUX
10 7 (5.93%) Ubuntu
11 6 (5.08%) Debian
12 5 (4.24%) CentOS
13 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
13 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.69%) AIX
14 2 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (1.69%) FreeBSD
14 2 (1.69%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.03%) ITIL
2 19 (16.10%) Load Balancing
3 17 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.56%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (11.02%) Virtual Environments
7 11 (9.32%) Benchmarking
7 11 (9.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (9.32%) Migration
8 10 (8.47%) DevOps
8 10 (8.47%) ITSM
8 10 (8.47%) Software Distribution
9 9 (7.63%) High Availability
9 9 (7.63%) Open Source
10 8 (6.78%) OO
11 7 (5.93%) Capacity Management
11 7 (5.93%) Network Design
12 6 (5.08%) Kernel Tuning
12 6 (5.08%) Network Management
12 6 (5.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.27%) SQL
2 25 (21.19%) PowerShell
3 19 (16.10%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.56%) Python
5 15 (12.71%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.02%) Perl
7 10 (8.47%) Java
8 8 (6.78%) Korn
9 5 (4.24%) Jython
10 4 (3.39%) C
10 4 (3.39%) C-shell
10 4 (3.39%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.69%) PHP
12 1 (0.85%) C++
12 1 (0.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (19.49%) Security Cleared
2 19 (16.10%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (16.10%) SC Cleared
3 17 (14.41%) CCNP
4 9 (7.63%) Degree
5 8 (6.78%) DV Cleared
6 7 (5.93%) CCNA
7 6 (5.08%) RHCA
7 6 (5.08%) RHCE
7 6 (5.08%) RHCSA
8 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.39%) MCSA
10 3 (2.54%) MCSE
11 2 (1.69%) CCDP
11 2 (1.69%) CCIE
11 2 (1.69%) CISSP
11 2 (1.69%) CLAS
11 2 (1.69%) MOS
11 2 (1.69%) SAP Certification
11 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 5 (4.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.69%) ISO22301
3 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.85%) GCP
System Software
1 57 (48.31%) Active Directory
2 54 (45.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (32.20%) Hyper-V
4 37 (31.36%) NFS
5 21 (17.80%) KVM
6 14 (11.86%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (10.17%) SRDF
7 12 (10.17%) vSphere
8 11 (9.32%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (8.47%) iptables
9 10 (8.47%) Xen
10 9 (7.63%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (7.63%) XenApp
11 8 (6.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 8 (6.78%) Veritas File System
11 8 (6.78%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (5.93%) VMware ESX
12 7 (5.93%) XenServer
13 4 (3.39%) Samba
13 4 (3.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (17.80%) Puppet
2 19 (16.10%) SCCM
3 15 (12.71%) Nagios
4 13 (11.02%) SCOM
5 10 (8.47%) HAProxy
5 10 (8.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 8 (6.78%) EMC Navisphere
6 8 (6.78%) SCOrch
6 8 (6.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (5.93%) Ansible
7 7 (5.93%) SCVMM
7 7 (5.93%) vRealize
8 6 (5.08%) NetBackup
8 6 (5.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (4.24%) BladeLogic
9 5 (4.24%) RANCID
10 4 (3.39%) Backup Exec
10 4 (3.39%) Cacti
10 4 (3.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (3.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (59.32%) VMware
2 42 (35.59%) Microsoft
3 33 (27.97%) Cisco
4 32 (27.12%) HP
5 29 (24.58%) Oracle
6 28 (23.73%) NetApp
7 21 (17.80%) EMC
8 19 (16.10%) Citrix
8 19 (16.10%) Symantec
9 18 (15.25%) Dell
9 18 (15.25%) Red Hat
10 13 (11.02%) Brocade
10 13 (11.02%) IBM
11 11 (9.32%) Intel
12 10 (8.47%) Veeam
13 9 (7.63%) CA
13 9 (7.63%) Sybase
13 9 (7.63%) TIBCO
13 9 (7.63%) Veritas
14 8 (6.78%) Sun
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