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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 104 94 116
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Contract jobs citing Brocade 14 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.65% 0.67% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.28% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £384 £360
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Brocade
South East

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
1120 858 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.17% 52.51% 51.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 474 433
Average daily rate £348 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 62 85
Average hourly rate £15.64 £27.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.65% +6.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton -8 1 £450 -
Brocade
South East

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 25 (89.29%) SAN
2 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
3 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
4 15 (53.57%) Windows
5 13 (46.43%) EMC
6 12 (42.86%) Cisco
7 11 (39.29%) 3PAR
8 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (35.71%) HP
9 9 (32.14%) VMware
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (32.14%) vSphere
10 8 (28.57%) Performance Management
10 8 (28.57%) Connectrix
10 8 (28.57%) LAN
11 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (25.00%) Network Management
12 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (21.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
12 6 (21.43%) Network Security
12 6 (21.43%) VLAN
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (21.43%) Firewall
12 6 (21.43%) OSPF
12 6 (21.43%) WAN
12 6 (21.43%) ITIL

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) SAN
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) Connectrix
3 6 (21.43%) VLAN
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (21.43%) Network Security
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (21.43%) WAN
3 6 (21.43%) OSPF
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) SMTP
5 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Storage Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Storage Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) EMC Storage Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Backup Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
1 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Replication
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) EMC Centera
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.57%) Celerra
4 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) AIX
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 7 (25.00%) Network Management
2 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.86%) Time Management
4 5 (17.86%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.57%) Line Management
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) Change Control
7 1 (3.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) CCNP
3 6 (21.43%) CCNA
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) vSphere
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (21.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (7.14%) Firmware
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (7.14%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.14%) SRDF
6 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (14.29%) ARCserve
2 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 3 (10.71%) HP SIM
4 2 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (7.14%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (3.57%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.57%) Unicenter
5 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) EMC
2 12 (42.86%) Cisco
3 11 (39.29%) 3PAR
4 10 (35.71%) HP
5 9 (32.14%) VMware
6 6 (21.43%) Juniper
7 5 (17.86%) CA
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Symantec
8 4 (14.29%) Citrix
9 3 (10.71%) IBM
9 3 (10.71%) NetApp
10 2 (7.14%) Veritas
10 2 (7.14%) Altiris
11 1 (3.57%) Isilon
11 1 (3.57%) Lumension
11 1 (3.57%) CommVault
11 1 (3.57%) Oracle
11 1 (3.57%) SAP