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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 489 481 475
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 90 72 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.14% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 33 28
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£350 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £445 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
7340 6294 6237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 13.12% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4153 3478 3165
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 360 527
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -12 37 £350 +27.27% 6
London +1 33 £413 +3.12% 13
North West -15 6 £338 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £347 -
East of England +1 3 £250 -20.00% 4
West Midlands -7 3 £500 +53.84% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 145 (82.39%) VMware
2 125 (71.02%) Windows
3 115 (65.34%) SAN
4 96 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 84 (47.73%) Linux
6 82 (46.59%) Cisco
7 76 (43.18%) Fibre Channel
8 62 (35.23%) Microsoft
9 60 (34.09%) Active Directory
10 56 (31.82%) Firewall
11 50 (28.41%) NAS
12 46 (26.14%) Hyper-V
12 46 (26.14%) NFS
13 43 (24.43%) FCoE
14 41 (23.30%) NetApp
15 40 (22.73%) WAN
15 40 (22.73%) MS Exchange
16 38 (21.59%) HP
17 37 (21.02%) Cisco Certification
18 36 (20.45%) Perl
19 35 (19.89%) DNS
19 35 (19.89%) F5
19 35 (19.89%) vSphere
20 34 (19.32%) Windows Server 2008
20 34 (19.32%) ITIL
21 32 (18.18%) Citrix
22 31 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
23 30 (17.05%) EMC
23 30 (17.05%) LAN
24 29 (16.48%) VoIP

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 40 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 28 (15.91%) IIS
3 13 (7.39%) Apache
4 12 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (3.41%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.41%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (2.84%) Lync
7 5 (2.84%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.84%) JBoss
8 4 (2.27%) SAS
8 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.70%) iPlanet
9 3 (1.70%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.11%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) RMDS
2 3 (1.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.27%) PaaS
2 3 (1.70%) Office 365
3 2 (1.14%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 115 (65.34%) SAN
2 76 (43.18%) Fibre Channel
3 56 (31.82%) Firewall
4 50 (28.41%) NAS
5 43 (24.43%) FCoE
6 40 (22.73%) WAN
7 35 (19.89%) DNS
8 30 (17.05%) LAN
9 29 (16.48%) VoIP
10 28 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (15.34%) VLAN
12 25 (14.20%) BIG-IP
13 21 (11.93%) DHCP
13 21 (11.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (11.36%) Internet
15 19 (10.80%) VPN
16 16 (9.09%) MPLS
16 16 (9.09%) TCP/IP
17 14 (7.95%) Wireless
18 13 (7.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.84%) HBase
3 5 (2.84%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.84%) MySQL
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.57%) JIRA
1 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.57%) ClearQuest
1 1 (0.57%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 16 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.84%) Banking
3 5 (2.84%) Games
4 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Advertising
5 2 (1.14%) Automotive
5 2 (1.14%) Electronics
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.57%) German Language
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (14.20%) Architect
2 23 (13.07%) Network Engineer
3 22 (12.50%) Administrator
4 19 (10.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (9.66%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (7.95%) Consultant
6 14 (7.95%) Analyst
7 11 (6.25%) Server Engineer
8 10 (5.68%) Test Specialist
9 9 (5.11%) Developer
9 9 (5.11%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (5.11%) Storage Engineer
10 8 (4.55%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (3.98%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.98%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.98%) Rendezvous
1 7 (3.98%) Middleware
1 7 (3.98%) XML
1 7 (3.98%) HTML
2 6 (3.41%) XSLT
3 5 (2.84%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (1.70%) J2EE
5 2 (1.14%) Flash
6 1 (0.57%) REST
6 1 (0.57%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.57%) YAML
6 1 (0.57%) SOAP
6 1 (0.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.91%) Clustering
2 25 (14.20%) Replication
3 14 (7.95%) Celerra
4 13 (7.39%) EqualLogic
5 10 (5.68%) Hedge funds
6 7 (3.98%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.98%) Device Driver
7 6 (3.41%) CLARiiON
8 5 (2.84%) Online Games
9 4 (2.27%) NHS
9 4 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.70%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.70%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.70%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.70%) Symmetrix
11 2 (1.14%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.14%) DTV
11 2 (1.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 125 (71.02%) Windows
2 84 (47.73%) Linux
3 34 (19.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (15.91%) Solaris
6 25 (14.20%) AIX
7 21 (11.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (11.36%) Windows 7
8 20 (11.36%) UNIX
9 17 (9.66%) CentOS
10 13 (7.39%) Ubuntu
11 10 (5.68%) Windows 8
12 8 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (2.27%) SUSE
13 4 (2.27%) HPUX
14 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.32%) ITIL
2 24 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (13.07%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (12.50%) Migration
4 22 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 19 (10.80%) Configuration Management
6 17 (9.66%) Change Control
7 15 (8.52%) Service Delivery
8 14 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (6.25%) Capacity Management
9 11 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 11 (6.25%) Business Continuity
9 11 (6.25%) Change Management
10 10 (5.68%) Service Management
10 10 (5.68%) Test Automation
10 10 (5.68%) Protective Monitoring
11 9 (5.11%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (5.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (5.11%) OO
12 8 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (20.45%) Perl
2 20 (11.36%) SQL
3 18 (10.23%) PowerShell
4 15 (8.52%) Java
5 14 (7.95%) Bash Shell
6 12 (6.82%) Python
7 9 (5.11%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.98%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.98%) C
9 5 (2.84%) C++
10 4 (2.27%) Ruby
11 3 (1.70%) Korn
11 3 (1.70%) C-shell
12 2 (1.14%) VBScript
13 1 (0.57%) Groovy
13 1 (0.57%) C#
13 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (21.02%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (16.48%) CCNP
3 19 (10.80%) Security Cleared
4 16 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 15 (8.52%) CCNA
6 14 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (6.25%) CCDP
8 9 (5.11%) MCSE
9 7 (3.98%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.27%) JNCIS
10 4 (2.27%) MCP
10 4 (2.27%) Degree
11 3 (1.70%) VCAP
11 3 (1.70%) MCITP
11 3 (1.70%) NCDA
11 3 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.14%) MCSA
12 2 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (1.14%) RHCE
12 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.98%) SLA
3 3 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.14%) QA
5 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 96 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (34.09%) Active Directory
3 46 (26.14%) Hyper-V
3 46 (26.14%) NFS
4 35 (19.89%) vSphere
5 28 (15.91%) VMware ESX
6 16 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (8.52%) XenApp
8 13 (7.39%) Xen
9 12 (6.82%) Terminal Services
9 12 (6.82%) KVM
10 9 (5.11%) SRDF
10 9 (5.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 7 (3.98%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (3.41%) XenDesktop
13 5 (2.84%) DFS Replication
14 4 (2.27%) Samba
14 4 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 3 (1.70%) vCloud
16 2 (1.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (6.82%) Puppet
2 11 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 10 (5.68%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.98%) SCCM
5 6 (3.41%) OVSD
6 5 (2.84%) vMotion
6 5 (2.84%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (2.27%) ZABBIX
7 4 (2.27%) WSUS
7 4 (2.27%) SCOM
7 4 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.70%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.70%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (1.70%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (1.70%) Nagios
9 2 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.14%) OpenView
9 2 (1.14%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.14%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 145 (82.39%) VMware
2 82 (46.59%) Cisco
3 62 (35.23%) Microsoft
4 41 (23.30%) NetApp
5 38 (21.59%) HP
6 35 (19.89%) F5
7 32 (18.18%) Citrix
8 30 (17.05%) EMC
9 25 (14.20%) Oracle
9 25 (14.20%) Veritas
10 23 (13.07%) Dell
11 22 (12.50%) Juniper
12 17 (9.66%) CheckPoint
12 17 (9.66%) IBM
13 12 (6.82%) Symantec
13 12 (6.82%) SolarWinds
14 10 (5.68%) CommVault
15 9 (5.11%) Red Hat
16 8 (4.55%) Intel
16 8 (4.55%) Nortel
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