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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 540 502 501
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -1
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 47 66 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.95% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 27
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£375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £269 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £526 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -11.11%
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
7210 6958 6411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.96% 14.09% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4189 3780 3423
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 385 426
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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
London -20 17 £363 -9.37% 9
South East -26 12 £375 - 9
East Midlands - 5 £407 -
South West -2 3 - - 1
North West -25 3 - - 6
East of England -9 2 £250 -20.00% 2
West Midlands +6 1 £270 -16.92% 1
South Coast - 1 - -
iSCSI
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iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 118 (80.82%) VMware
2 103 (70.55%) Windows
3 95 (65.07%) SAN
4 74 (50.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 73 (50.00%) Cisco
6 72 (49.32%) Linux
7 64 (43.84%) Fibre Channel
8 60 (41.10%) Microsoft
9 59 (40.41%) Active Directory
10 48 (32.88%) NAS
11 42 (28.77%) Hyper-V
11 42 (28.77%) Firewall
12 40 (27.40%) NetApp
12 40 (27.40%) FCoE
13 39 (26.71%) NFS
14 37 (25.34%) WAN
15 36 (24.66%) HP
15 36 (24.66%) Data Centre
16 35 (23.97%) Solaris
16 35 (23.97%) Perl
17 34 (23.29%) vSphere
18 33 (22.60%) Citrix
19 31 (21.23%) DNS
20 30 (20.55%) UNIX
21 29 (19.86%) ITIL
21 29 (19.86%) Oracle
21 29 (19.86%) LAN
22 28 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
23 27 (18.49%) MS Exchange
23 27 (18.49%) EMC

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 27 (18.49%) MS Exchange
2 26 (17.81%) IIS
3 18 (12.33%) Apache
4 16 (10.96%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (5.48%) WebSphere
5 8 (5.48%) Oracle Coherence
5 8 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (4.11%) SAS
8 5 (3.42%) JBoss
9 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (2.05%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.05%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (2.05%) WebLogic
10 3 (2.05%) iPlanet
11 2 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 14 (9.59%) MS Office
2 3 (2.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) RMDS
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) PaaS
2 3 (2.05%) Office 365
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (65.07%) SAN
2 64 (43.84%) Fibre Channel
3 48 (32.88%) NAS
4 42 (28.77%) Firewall
5 40 (27.40%) FCoE
6 37 (25.34%) WAN
7 31 (21.23%) DNS
8 29 (19.86%) LAN
9 25 (17.12%) VLAN
10 21 (14.38%) TCP/IP
11 19 (13.01%) Internet
11 19 (13.01%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (12.33%) DHCP
13 14 (9.59%) VPN
13 14 (9.59%) BIG-IP
13 14 (9.59%) MPLS
14 13 (8.90%) BGP
14 13 (8.90%) Wireless
14 13 (8.90%) VoIP
15 12 (8.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.48%) MySQL
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.79%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.79%) HBase
4 3 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.68%) ProC
2 1 (0.68%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 8 (5.48%) Finance
2 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.74%) Banking
4 3 (2.05%) Advertising
5 2 (1.37%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 28 (19.18%) Architect
2 22 (15.07%) Administrator
3 18 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (12.33%) Network Engineer
4 16 (10.96%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (8.22%) Server Engineer
5 12 (8.22%) Storage Engineer
6 11 (7.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (6.85%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (6.16%) Consultant
8 9 (6.16%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.79%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.11%) IT Support
11 6 (4.11%) Analyst
11 6 (4.11%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.16%) HTML
1 9 (6.16%) XML
1 9 (6.16%) Rendezvous
1 9 (6.16%) Middleware
2 8 (5.48%) XSLT
3 7 (4.79%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (2.05%) J2EE
5 2 (1.37%) Flash
6 1 (0.68%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.68%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.66%) Data Centre
2 23 (15.75%) Replication
3 18 (12.33%) Clustering
4 15 (10.27%) Celerra
4 15 (10.27%) EqualLogic
5 9 (6.16%) EMC VNX
5 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.79%) CLARiiON
7 5 (3.42%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (3.42%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.74%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.74%) NHS
9 3 (2.05%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (2.05%) Freedom of Information Act
9 3 (2.05%) Life Science
9 3 (2.05%) Wiki
10 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 103 (70.55%) Windows
2 72 (49.32%) Linux
3 35 (23.97%) Solaris
4 30 (20.55%) UNIX
5 28 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (18.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (15.75%) CentOS
7 23 (15.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (11.64%) Ubuntu
9 15 (10.27%) Windows 7
10 14 (9.59%) Windows 8
11 13 (8.90%) AIX
12 10 (6.85%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (2.74%) HPUX
13 4 (2.74%) SUSE
14 3 (2.05%) Windows XP
14 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.86%) ITIL
2 23 (15.75%) Migration
2 23 (15.75%) Change Control
3 21 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.33%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (11.64%) Capacity Management
5 17 (11.64%) Configuration Management
6 14 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (8.90%) Service Management
7 13 (8.90%) Service Delivery
8 10 (6.85%) Change Management
9 9 (6.16%) ITSM
9 9 (6.16%) Business Continuity
9 9 (6.16%) Software Testing
9 9 (6.16%) Load Balancing
10 8 (5.48%) Benchmarking
10 8 (5.48%) Data Migration
11 6 (4.11%) Performance Management
11 6 (4.11%) ISMS
11 6 (4.11%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.97%) Perl
2 19 (13.01%) Java
3 18 (12.33%) SQL
4 16 (10.96%) Python
4 16 (10.96%) Bash Shell
5 13 (8.90%) PowerShell
6 11 (7.53%) C
7 9 (6.16%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.42%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.05%) Korn
9 3 (2.05%) C-shell
10 2 (1.37%) C++
10 2 (1.37%) VBScript
11 1 (0.68%) PHP
11 1 (0.68%) C#
11 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (18.49%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (16.44%) Security Cleared
3 19 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (12.33%) CCNP
4 18 (12.33%) SC Cleared
5 14 (9.59%) DV Cleared
5 14 (9.59%) CCNA
5 14 (9.59%) MCSE
6 7 (4.79%) RHCE
7 6 (4.11%) MCSA
7 6 (4.11%) MCP
8 5 (3.42%) CCDP
8 5 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.74%) Degree
9 4 (2.74%) NCDA
9 4 (2.74%) VCAP
10 3 (2.05%) MCITP
10 3 (2.05%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.37%) CCA
11 2 (1.37%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) SLA
2 7 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.37%) QA
5 1 (0.68%) JSP 440
System Software
1 74 (50.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (40.41%) Active Directory
3 42 (28.77%) Hyper-V
4 39 (26.71%) NFS
5 34 (23.29%) vSphere
6 25 (17.12%) VMware ESX
7 17 (11.64%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (9.59%) Terminal Services
9 13 (8.90%) Xen
9 13 (8.90%) KVM
10 12 (8.22%) XenApp
11 10 (6.85%) SRDF
12 9 (6.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 9 (6.16%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (4.79%) DFS Replication
14 6 (4.11%) Samba
15 4 (2.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 3 (2.05%) XenDesktop
17 2 (1.37%) Firmware
17 2 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (8.90%) Puppet
2 10 (6.85%) NetBackup
3 9 (6.16%) OVSD
4 7 (4.79%) ZABBIX
5 5 (3.42%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (3.42%) SCCM
6 4 (2.74%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.74%) SnapVault
7 3 (2.05%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (2.05%) FortiGate
7 3 (2.05%) WSUS
7 3 (2.05%) vMotion
7 3 (2.05%) SnapMirror
7 3 (2.05%) SCOM
8 2 (1.37%) OpenView
8 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.37%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (1.37%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (1.37%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 118 (80.82%) VMware
2 73 (50.00%) Cisco
3 60 (41.10%) Microsoft
4 40 (27.40%) NetApp
5 36 (24.66%) HP
6 33 (22.60%) Citrix
7 29 (19.86%) Oracle
8 27 (18.49%) EMC
9 21 (14.38%) F5
10 18 (12.33%) Dell
11 15 (10.27%) IBM
12 13 (8.90%) Veritas
13 12 (8.22%) CheckPoint
14 10 (6.85%) Symantec
14 10 (6.85%) Red Hat
14 10 (6.85%) Juniper
15 9 (6.16%) CommVault
15 9 (6.16%) Intel
15 9 (6.16%) Sun
15 9 (6.16%) TIBCO
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