The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 20 April 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.

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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 109 101 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Brocade 6 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.27% 0.72% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 1.51% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £379 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.73% +16.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1035 994 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 45.82% 48.00% 50.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 527 495
Average daily rate £375 £363 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 62 94
Average hourly rate £21.50 £28.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% +42.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £55.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) SAN
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) 3PAR
4 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (64.29%) Migration
6 8 (57.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
6 8 (57.14%) DV Cleared
7 7 (50.00%) NetApp
8 6 (42.86%) Windows
9 5 (35.71%) HP
10 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
11 3 (21.43%) SLA
11 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
11 3 (21.43%) CA
11 3 (21.43%) ARCserve
11 3 (21.43%) Symantec
11 3 (21.43%) Citrix
11 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (21.43%) Clustering
11 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
11 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
1 1 (7.14%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (21.43%) ARCserve
3 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (7.14%) Unicenter
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (7.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) 3PAR
3 7 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (35.71%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Symantec
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) CA
7 2 (14.29%) EMC
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) Altiris
8 1 (7.14%) Lumension
8 1 (7.14%) IBM