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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 510 546 514
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -32
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 103 71 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 0.95% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 40 33
Median daily rate £400 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £504 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £22.10 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
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
7857 7472 6674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.02% 14.66% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4845 4263 3626
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 451 372
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 1 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 44 £420 +18.30% 8
South East -5 19 £381 +8.92% 3
North East - 18 £325 -
East of England +16 7 £363 +45.00% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £525 - 1
South West +4 3 £410 - 1
West Midlands -18 3 £325 -35.00% 1
East Midlands -6 2 - - 1
North West -8 1 £325 +62.50%
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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.

1 122 (74.39%) VMware
2 120 (73.17%) SAN
3 110 (67.07%) Windows
3 110 (67.07%) Linux
4 103 (62.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 72 (43.90%) NFS
6 70 (42.68%) Fibre Channel
7 61 (37.20%) Active Directory
8 59 (35.98%) NetApp
9 54 (32.93%) Microsoft
10 52 (31.71%) Apache
11 50 (30.49%) ITIL
11 50 (30.49%) NAS
12 49 (29.88%) Hyper-V
13 46 (28.05%) WAN
13 46 (28.05%) DNS
14 43 (26.22%) TCP/IP
15 42 (25.61%) HP
16 41 (25.00%) Perl
17 40 (24.39%) SQL
17 40 (24.39%) Cisco
17 40 (24.39%) Security Cleared
17 40 (24.39%) Windows Server
18 39 (23.78%) Windows Server 2008
18 39 (23.78%) FCoE
19 36 (21.95%) Bash Shell
19 36 (21.95%) Oracle
20 35 (21.34%) Solaris
20 35 (21.34%) EMC
21 34 (20.73%) SQL Server

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 52 (31.71%) Apache
2 26 (15.85%) IIS
2 26 (15.85%) MS Exchange
3 21 (12.80%) Tomcat
4 19 (11.59%) WebSphere
5 18 (10.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 17 (10.37%) OpenStack
6 17 (10.37%) Oracle Coherence
7 16 (9.76%) SharePoint
8 15 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (7.93%) Skype for Business
10 11 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (3.66%) SAS
11 6 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (3.05%) Confluence
13 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.22%) HipChat
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) RMDS
1 1 (0.61%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.61%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.05%) PaaS
5 4 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.44%) Office 365
6 3 (1.83%) SoftLayer
7 2 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.61%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.61%) IaaS
8 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (73.17%) SAN
2 70 (42.68%) Fibre Channel
3 50 (30.49%) NAS
4 46 (28.05%) DNS
4 46 (28.05%) WAN
5 43 (26.22%) TCP/IP
6 39 (23.78%) FCoE
7 29 (17.68%) LAN
8 25 (15.24%) HTTP
8 25 (15.24%) Multicast
9 23 (14.02%) DHCP
10 12 (7.32%) VLAN
11 10 (6.10%) LDAP
12 9 (5.49%) MPLS
13 8 (4.88%) Firewall
14 6 (3.66%) VPN
15 5 (3.05%) IMAP
15 5 (3.05%) SMTP
15 5 (3.05%) VoIP
16 4 (2.44%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.98%) Hadoop
3 17 (10.37%) HBase
4 15 (9.15%) MySQL
5 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.22%) Big Data
7 2 (1.22%) DB2
8 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.61%) MS Access
8 1 (0.61%) OLAP
8 1 (0.61%) OLTP
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.66%) ClearCase
3 6 (3.66%) StarTeam
4 5 (3.05%) Ant
4 5 (3.05%) JIRA
5 3 (1.83%) Maven
6 2 (1.22%) GCC
6 2 (1.22%) Subversion
6 2 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (14.63%) Finance
2 19 (11.59%) Banking
3 4 (2.44%) Back Office
3 4 (2.44%) Marketing
4 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.22%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.61%) Front Office
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) German Language
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (17.68%) Architect
2 24 (14.63%) Infrastructure Architect
3 23 (14.02%) Linux Engineer
4 22 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (11.59%) Consultant
6 18 (10.98%) Administrator
7 15 (9.15%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 15 (9.15%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (8.54%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (7.32%) Unix Engineer
10 11 (6.71%) Windows Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) Storage Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (5.49%) Technical Consultant
13 7 (4.27%) Server Engineer
13 7 (4.27%) Storage Consultant
13 7 (4.27%) Unix Linux Engineer
13 7 (4.27%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 6 (3.66%) Lead Architect
15 5 (3.05%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.80%) Middleware
2 17 (10.37%) HTML
2 17 (10.37%) Rendezvous
3 16 (9.76%) XML
3 16 (9.76%) XSLT
4 15 (9.15%) LAMP
5 8 (4.88%) Web Services
6 6 (3.66%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.22%) ELK Stack
7 2 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.22%) libvirt
8 1 (0.61%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.61%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.61%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.80%) Replication
2 14 (8.54%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.93%) Clustering
4 11 (6.71%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.49%) EqualLogic
7 8 (4.88%) Device Driver
8 6 (3.66%) Client/Server
8 6 (3.66%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.44%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.44%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.83%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.83%) Fintech
10 3 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.83%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.83%) Statistics
10 3 (1.83%) User Experience
10 3 (1.83%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 110 (67.07%) Linux
1 110 (67.07%) Windows
2 40 (24.39%) Windows Server
3 39 (23.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (21.34%) Solaris
5 31 (18.90%) Unix
5 31 (18.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (12.20%) CentOS
6 20 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (10.37%) Ubuntu
8 14 (8.54%) AIX
9 13 (7.93%) Windows 7
10 12 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (5.49%) Data ONTAP
12 7 (4.27%) Windows 8
13 6 (3.66%) Debian
14 5 (3.05%) Mac OS
14 5 (3.05%) VMS
15 3 (1.83%) HPUX
15 3 (1.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (30.49%) ITIL
2 33 (20.12%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (14.63%) Benchmarking
5 20 (12.20%) Configuration Management
6 18 (10.98%) Unit Testing
7 15 (9.15%) Virtual Environments
8 13 (7.93%) DevOps
8 13 (7.93%) Server Virtualisation
9 12 (7.32%) Data Management
9 12 (7.32%) High Availability
9 12 (7.32%) Migration
9 12 (7.32%) Service Management
10 11 (6.71%) Open Source
11 10 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (6.10%) ITSM
12 9 (5.49%) Capacity Management
13 8 (4.88%) Performance Testing
13 8 (4.88%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.00%) Perl
2 40 (24.39%) SQL
3 36 (21.95%) Bash Shell
4 23 (14.02%) Korn
5 21 (12.80%) C-shell
5 21 (12.80%) PowerShell
6 18 (10.98%) Java
6 18 (10.98%) Shell Script
7 16 (9.76%) JavaScript
8 15 (9.15%) Python
9 8 (4.88%) C
9 8 (4.88%) PHP
10 5 (3.05%) C++
11 2 (1.22%) Ruby
12 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 31 (18.90%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.76%) Degree
4 12 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (6.10%) CCNA
6 10 (6.10%) MCSE
7 8 (4.88%) DV Cleared
7 8 (4.88%) RHCE
7 8 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.27%) CCNP
8 7 (4.27%) RHCA
9 6 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.66%) RHCSA
10 4 (2.44%) MCSA
11 1 (0.61%) CCSA
11 1 (0.61%) CCSE
11 1 (0.61%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.61%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 103 (62.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (43.90%) NFS
3 61 (37.20%) Active Directory
4 49 (29.88%) Hyper-V
5 32 (19.51%) KVM
6 26 (15.85%) Xen
7 25 (15.24%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (14.63%) SRDF
9 22 (13.41%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (11.59%) Oracle RAC
11 18 (10.98%) Samba
11 18 (10.98%) vSphere
11 18 (10.98%) XenApp
12 11 (6.71%) iptables
13 10 (6.10%) VMware ESX
14 6 (3.66%) Sendmail
15 5 (3.05%) Ceph
15 5 (3.05%) Dovecot
15 5 (3.05%) Squid
15 5 (3.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (17.68%) SCOM
2 19 (11.59%) SCCM
3 18 (10.98%) NetBackup
4 12 (7.32%) Puppet
5 11 (6.71%) HAProxy
6 9 (5.49%) OVSD
7 8 (4.88%) SCVMM
8 7 (4.27%) Nagios
9 6 (3.66%) Backup Exec
9 6 (3.66%) Cacti
9 6 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (3.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (3.05%) Failover Clustering
10 5 (3.05%) OpenNebula
11 4 (2.44%) SnapVault
11 4 (2.44%) vRealize
12 3 (1.83%) Ansible
12 3 (1.83%) ZABBIX
13 2 (1.22%) NetVault Backup
13 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 122 (74.39%) VMware
2 59 (35.98%) NetApp
3 54 (32.93%) Microsoft
4 42 (25.61%) HP
5 40 (24.39%) Cisco
6 36 (21.95%) Oracle
7 35 (21.34%) EMC
8 32 (19.51%) Citrix
9 27 (16.46%) IBM
10 25 (15.24%) Red Hat
11 24 (14.63%) Intel
11 24 (14.63%) Symantec
12 23 (14.02%) Dell
13 17 (10.37%) DataSynapse
13 17 (10.37%) Sybase
13 17 (10.37%) TIBCO
14 9 (5.49%) Veeam
14 9 (5.49%) Veritas
15 8 (4.88%) Dell Compellent
16 6 (3.66%) Sophos
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Rate: £500 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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