The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 62 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.43% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 1.14% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.98% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +10.34%
Fibre Channel
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 176 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.97% 21.57% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 66 55
Median daily rate £340 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £600 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 22 15
Median hourly rate £44.00 £21.53 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.41% +7.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Welwyn Garden City 0 1 £500 -16.66%
Fibre Channel
East of England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Brocade
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) CommVault
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) FCoE
2 3 (42.86%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) LAN

Fibre Channel
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) BGP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
1 3 (42.86%) FCoE
1 3 (42.86%) NAS
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) DMVPN
3 1 (14.29%) DWDM
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Frame Relay
3 1 (14.29%) FWSM
3 1 (14.29%) IPv6
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Network Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) CMDB
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) HPUX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Brocade
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CommVault
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard