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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 112 103 100
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Brocade 12 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.55% 0.63% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.20% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £323 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £250 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 - -
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
1099 1083 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 50.02% 52.55% 54.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 607 538
Average daily rate £385 £347 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.79% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 60 86
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.75 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% -1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £10.91 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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
Basingstoke +1 4 £400 -
Gosport - 4 £525 -
Southampton - 2 £353 -
Havant +7 1 - -
Brocade
South East

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) IIS
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 3 (20.00%) F5
5 3 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (13.33%) EMC VNX
6 2 (13.33%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (13.33%) SnapMirror
6 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (13.33%) Lumension
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) XenApp

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) SMTP
4 2 (13.33%) FTP
4 2 (13.33%) HTTP
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Network Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) IP Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (13.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) EMC VNX
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) CLARiiON
3 2 (13.33%) SecurID
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VB
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (13.33%) XenApp
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (13.33%) ARCserve
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (13.33%) HP SIM
1 2 (13.33%) SnapMirror
1 2 (13.33%) Unicenter
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Lumension
5 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) IronPort
5 2 (13.33%) Foundry
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) EMC
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) CA
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) Veritas
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint