The first table below looks at the demand for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hertfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £313 £331
% change year-on-year
+8.40% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £12.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+210.00% -72.22%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 100 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.22% 16.37% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 50
Average daily rate £275 £315 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 8
Average hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £33.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Fibre Channel
East of England

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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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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
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £313 -
Watford - - - - 5
Fibre Channel
East of England

Fibre Channel
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) CommVault
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) KVM

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VB
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) CommVault
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) WatchGuard
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat