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 June 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 Jun 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 £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
49 44 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.84% 11.25% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 57
Median daily rate £370 £300 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £451 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -6.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

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