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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 113 116 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Contract jobs citing Brocade 3 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 0.34% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.66% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Average daily rate £575 £525 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £21.85 -
% change year-on-year
+140.32% -
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
1007 1064 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.31% 52.05% 49.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 534 433
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 65 31
Average hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gosport - 1 - -
Brocade
South East

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) HP
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Application Packaging
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Packaging
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (33.33%) Lumension
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) VB
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) IIS

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IP Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (33.33%) Unicenter
2 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (22.22%) HP SIM
2 2 (22.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) arcserve
4 3 (33.33%) CA
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Lumension
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) F5
6 1 (11.11%) Juniper