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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 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
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
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
54 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.64% 6.12% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 9
Average daily rate £313 £374 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.38% +55.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £24.15 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.69% +62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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