The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +3.22%
Fibre Channel
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 32 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.16% 9.41% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 40
Median daily rate £375 £350 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +38.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £307
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.68 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% -38.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire