The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 13 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 384 375 381
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Brocade 24 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.33% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 19
Average daily rate £413 £413 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £370 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £555 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £450 £389
% change year-on-year
-18.61% +15.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.69 -
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -
Brocade
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8453 9457 9803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.52% 45.10% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5527 6284 6269
Average daily rate £438 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 190 218
Average hourly rate £21.70 £19.34 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% +3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in London

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in London

Brocade
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram in London

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in London

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +44 3 £450 -8.16% 2
Wimbledon - 1 £175 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Brocade 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 Brocade.

1 34 (65.38%) Cisco
2 33 (63.46%) VMware
3 31 (59.62%) Windows
4 29 (55.77%) SAN
5 24 (46.15%) Juniper
5 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 23 (44.23%) Firewall
6 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (42.31%) VLAN
8 21 (40.38%) NetApp
8 21 (40.38%) VPN
9 20 (38.46%) IBM
9 20 (38.46%) LAN
10 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
11 17 (32.69%) Linux
12 16 (30.77%) Network Security
13 15 (28.85%) EMC
13 15 (28.85%) Citrix
13 15 (28.85%) CheckPoint
13 15 (28.85%) MPLS
14 14 (26.92%) Finance
14 14 (26.92%) SSL
14 14 (26.92%) WAN
14 14 (26.92%) vSphere
15 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
15 13 (25.00%) HP
15 13 (25.00%) Migration
16 12 (23.08%) XenServer
17 10 (19.23%) Unix
17 10 (19.23%) Data Centre

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Brocade 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 Brocade. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.62%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
1 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) SAN
2 23 (44.23%) Firewall
3 22 (42.31%) VLAN
4 21 (40.38%) VPN
5 20 (38.46%) LAN
6 16 (30.77%) Network Security
7 15 (28.85%) MPLS
8 14 (26.92%) SSL
8 14 (26.92%) WAN
9 8 (15.38%) DHCP
9 8 (15.38%) DNS
9 8 (15.38%) NetScaler
9 8 (15.38%) SNMP
10 7 (13.46%) SMTP
11 6 (11.54%) DMZ
11 6 (11.54%) WLAN
12 5 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (9.62%) Junos
13 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) Selenium
1 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Architect
2 12 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (17.31%) Network Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Security Architect
4 8 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 8 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (15.38%) Network Security Architect
5 7 (13.46%) Technical Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Administrator
6 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Juniper Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Storage Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (9.62%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Security Technical Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.77%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) Web Services
2 4 (7.69%) JRuby
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.92%) Middleware
3 1 (1.92%) Sensu
3 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Public Cloud
3 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.69%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (7.69%) EMC VNX
3 4 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.69%) PKI
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) BBC
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) Celerra
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.92%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.92%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.92%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.92%) iDTV
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Linux
3 10 (19.23%) Unix
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.69%) VyOS
6 2 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (3.85%) Solaris
6 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.92%) CatOS
7 1 (1.92%) CentOS
7 1 (1.92%) SUSE
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Migration
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
3 8 (15.38%) Patch Management
4 7 (13.46%) Change Management
4 7 (13.46%) Service Management
5 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 5 (9.62%) Analytics
6 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 4 (7.69%) Data Architecture
7 4 (7.69%) E-Discovery
7 4 (7.69%) High Availability
7 4 (7.69%) Process Management
7 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.77%) BCP
8 3 (5.77%) Investment Management
8 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.77%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
2 5 (9.62%) Perl
2 5 (9.62%) Python
3 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (1.92%) Java
4 1 (1.92%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.62%) CCNA
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 2 (3.85%) JNCIP
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.85%) SLA
4 1 (1.92%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
3 14 (26.92%) vSphere
4 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 12 (23.08%) XenServer
6 9 (17.31%) NFS
6 9 (17.31%) VMware ESX
7 5 (9.62%) vCloud
8 2 (3.85%) Xen
9 1 (1.92%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.92%) Firmware
9 1 (1.92%) LXC
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.92%) XenApp
9 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (5.77%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.77%) SCOM
3 2 (3.85%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.85%) OpenView
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.92%) Nagios
4 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.92%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Cisco
2 33 (63.46%) VMware
3 24 (46.15%) Juniper
3 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 21 (40.38%) NetApp
5 20 (38.46%) IBM
6 15 (28.85%) CheckPoint
6 15 (28.85%) Citrix
6 15 (28.85%) EMC
7 13 (25.00%) HP
8 9 (17.31%) 3PAR
9 8 (15.38%) F5
10 7 (13.46%) Vyatta
11 6 (11.54%) Hitachi
12 5 (9.62%) CommVault
12 5 (9.62%) Dell
12 5 (9.62%) Oracle
13 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
13 3 (5.77%) SAP
14 2 (3.85%) Symantec
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