The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 7 December 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank - 59 58
Contract jobs citing Brocade 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.15% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.28% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £37.00
Brocade
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
326 362 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.66% 55.78% 55.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 173 241
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £228 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 16
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +34.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £7.62 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £36.00 £30.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Meraki
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Aruba
5 1 (20.00%) FCoE
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) HPUX

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) FCoE
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) HPUX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) Aruba
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) VMware