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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 61 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Brocade 1 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 2.48% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 4.37% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £360 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.23% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.50 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+65.00% +36.36%
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
345 435 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.66% 56.71% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 208 152
Median daily rate £425 £370 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +15.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £288 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 28
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.43 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 1 - -
Brocade
East of England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) FWSM
4 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (25.00%) IOS XR
4 1 (25.00%) FabricPath
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) FCoE
4 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

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 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (25.00%) DWDM
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) FCoE
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (25.00%) FWSM
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed