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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 351 374 342
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Contract jobs citing Brocade 57 39 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.37% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 35
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £425 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £379 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.83% +16.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.50
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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
9907 10496 10021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.48% 44.40% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 6830 6313
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 206 262
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.75 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
City of London +15 10 £406 -14.47% 2
Chessington - 1 - -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 61 (64.89%) Cisco
2 55 (58.51%) SAN
3 47 (50.00%) VMware
4 42 (44.68%) NetApp
5 41 (43.62%) HP
6 30 (31.91%) Windows
7 29 (30.85%) Linux
8 28 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (26.60%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (26.60%) Firewall
10 24 (25.53%) EMC
10 24 (25.53%) Microsoft
11 21 (22.34%) LAN
12 20 (21.28%) Juniper
12 20 (21.28%) 3PAR
13 19 (20.21%) vCloud
14 18 (19.15%) IBM
14 18 (19.15%) WAN
15 17 (18.09%) Red Hat
15 17 (18.09%) Finance
15 17 (18.09%) Hyper-V
15 17 (18.09%) NAS
15 17 (18.09%) Fibre Channel
16 16 (17.02%) CCNP
16 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
16 16 (17.02%) SQL
17 15 (15.96%) CheckPoint
17 15 (15.96%) F5
17 15 (15.96%) vSphere
18 14 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (7.45%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.38%) IIS
3 5 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.32%) Apache
4 4 (4.26%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.77%) MS Visio
3 8 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) IaaS
1 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) PaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (58.51%) SAN
2 25 (26.60%) Firewall
3 21 (22.34%) LAN
4 18 (19.15%) WAN
5 17 (18.09%) NAS
5 17 (18.09%) Fibre Channel
6 14 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (14.89%) SMTP
6 14 (14.89%) TCP/IP
6 14 (14.89%) VPN
6 14 (14.89%) DNS
6 14 (14.89%) VLAN
7 11 (11.70%) MPLS
7 11 (11.70%) SNMP
8 10 (10.64%) SSL
8 10 (10.64%) Wireless
8 10 (10.64%) Network Security
9 9 (9.57%) NetScaler
10 7 (7.45%) Software-Defined Networking
10 7 (7.45%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) Big Data
3 6 (6.38%) MySQL
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.32%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
1 3 (3.19%) MSI
2 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.06%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.06%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Advertising
3 2 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Storage Engineer
2 18 (19.15%) Architect
3 14 (14.89%) Network Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) Administrator
5 9 (9.57%) Consultant
6 8 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (8.51%) Storage Administrator
7 7 (7.45%) Storage Consultant
8 6 (6.38%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Storage Architect
11 3 (3.19%) VMWare Administrator
11 3 (3.19%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Senior Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Network Design Engineer
11 3 (3.19%) Design Engineer
11 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) Web Services
2 6 (6.38%) REST
3 5 (5.32%) JSON
4 3 (3.19%) XML
4 3 (3.19%) SOAP
5 2 (2.13%) CSS
5 2 (2.13%) HTML
5 2 (2.13%) CGI
5 2 (2.13%) Ajax
5 2 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.13%) Django
5 2 (2.13%) CSS3
5 2 (2.13%) HTML5
5 2 (2.13%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Replication
2 8 (8.51%) PKI
3 7 (7.45%) Public Cloud
3 7 (7.45%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.32%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.19%) Open Source
6 3 (3.19%) Spread Betting
6 3 (3.19%) IPTV
6 3 (3.19%) Symmetrix
7 2 (2.13%) EMC Centera
7 2 (2.13%) CMDB
7 2 (2.13%) Online Games
7 2 (2.13%) Celerra
7 2 (2.13%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (2.13%) IBM XIV
7 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.06%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (1.06%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.91%) Windows
2 29 (30.85%) Linux
3 13 (13.83%) Solaris
4 11 (11.70%) UNIX
5 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (7.45%) HPUX
8 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (6.38%) CentOS
9 5 (5.32%) SUSE
9 5 (5.32%) Slackware
10 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.19%) Android
10 3 (3.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.83%) Network Design
1 13 (13.83%) ITIL
2 11 (11.70%) Migration
3 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (8.51%) Change Control
5 7 (7.45%) Data Analytics
5 7 (7.45%) Analytics
5 7 (7.45%) E-Discovery
5 7 (7.45%) Data Architecture
5 7 (7.45%) Project Management
5 7 (7.45%) Process Management
6 6 (6.38%) Service Management
6 6 (6.38%) BCP
7 5 (5.32%) Network Management
7 5 (5.32%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.26%) TOGAF
9 3 (3.19%) DevOps
9 3 (3.19%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) SQL
2 9 (9.57%) Perl
3 7 (7.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.19%) Ruby
5 3 (3.19%) C
6 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.06%) Go
7 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (26.60%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (17.02%) CCNP
3 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.57%) CCNA
5 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.32%) CCIE
7 4 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.26%) JNCIS
7 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 3 (3.19%) VCAP
8 3 (3.19%) BC Cleared
8 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.19%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.19%) Degree
8 3 (3.19%) CCSA
8 3 (3.19%) RHCE
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (2.13%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (6.38%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 28 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (20.21%) vCloud
3 17 (18.09%) Hyper-V
4 15 (15.96%) vSphere
5 13 (13.83%) Active Directory
6 8 (8.51%) NFS
6 8 (8.51%) VMware ESX
7 6 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (5.32%) XenServer
9 3 (3.19%) IAG
9 3 (3.19%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.19%) XenApp
9 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.19%) Squid
9 3 (3.19%) Firmware
9 3 (3.19%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.13%) Xen
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.06%) Docker
11 1 (1.06%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (7.45%) Puppet
2 7 (7.45%) NetBackup
3 6 (6.38%) Legato
3 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.26%) HAProxy
5 3 (3.19%) vMotion
5 3 (3.19%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.13%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.13%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.06%) Ansible
7 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.06%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.06%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 61 (64.89%) Cisco
2 47 (50.00%) VMware
3 42 (44.68%) NetApp
4 41 (43.62%) HP
5 24 (25.53%) EMC
5 24 (25.53%) Microsoft
6 20 (21.28%) Juniper
6 20 (21.28%) 3PAR
7 18 (19.15%) IBM
8 17 (18.09%) Red Hat
9 15 (15.96%) CheckPoint
9 15 (15.96%) F5
10 13 (13.83%) Oracle
11 12 (12.77%) Citrix
11 12 (12.77%) Dell
12 9 (9.57%) CommVault
13 7 (7.45%) Symantec
14 6 (6.38%) Veeam
14 6 (6.38%) Vyatta
15 5 (5.32%) Polycom
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