The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 66 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.63% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +210.00%
Fibre Channel
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 121 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.16% 14.68% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 64 18
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) EqualLogic
3 4 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Celerra
3 4 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) CLARiiON
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) CommVault
6 1 (16.67%) StorageTek
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (16.67%) McAfee
6 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (16.67%) Solaris

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Storage Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CLARiiON
1 4 (66.67%) Celerra
1 4 (66.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
4 3 (50.00%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) CommVault
5 1 (16.67%) StorageTek
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee