The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank - 66 61
Contract jobs citing Brocade 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.36% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £451 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.61% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.69 -
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -
Brocade
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
290 280 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.00% 36.22% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 169 112
Average daily rate £313 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.05 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -15.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £11.17 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.83 £15.77 £17.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Brocade across the Glasgow region.

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the Glasgow region.

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Brocade 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 Brocade.

1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Flash
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CommVault
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) CLARiiON
4 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Brocade 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 Brocade. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) IBM Storage Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SAN Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SAN Storage Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Celerra
1 2 (28.57%) CLARiiON
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) SCDPM
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (28.57%) Fujitsu
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas