The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Fibre Channel
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 53 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.15% 11.55% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 52
Median daily rate £338 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire