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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Brocade
England / London
Rank 382 393 382
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing Brocade 21 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 24
Median daily rate £375 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £390 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £565 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £338 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £52.56 £21.85
% change year-on-year
-57.19% +140.61%

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
8278 8619 9566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.31% 41.05% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5535 5607 6370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 148 198
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 8 £428 -5.00% 2
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 27 (56.25%) Firewall
2 26 (54.17%) Cisco
3 23 (47.92%) CheckPoint
3 23 (47.92%) VMware
4 20 (41.67%) Linux
5 19 (39.58%) HP
6 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (35.42%) Unix
8 14 (29.17%) Windows
8 14 (29.17%) SAN
9 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
9 13 (27.08%) 3PAR
10 12 (25.00%) SQL
10 12 (25.00%) NetApp
11 11 (22.92%) DNS
11 11 (22.92%) Network Security
11 11 (22.92%) Riverbed
11 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (22.92%) Palo Alto
12 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.83%) ITIL
12 10 (20.83%) Red Hat
13 9 (18.75%) Citrix
13 9 (18.75%) EMC
13 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.75%) C#
13 9 (18.75%) Java
13 9 (18.75%) Python
13 9 (18.75%) NetBackup
13 9 (18.75%) Clustering

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) Firewall
2 14 (29.17%) SAN
3 11 (22.92%) DNS
3 11 (22.92%) Network Security
4 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (18.75%) NetScaler
4 9 (18.75%) Wireless
5 7 (14.58%) Wireshark
6 6 (12.50%) LAN
6 6 (12.50%) LDAP
7 5 (10.42%) DHCP
7 5 (10.42%) WAN
8 4 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (8.33%) WLAN
9 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.25%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.25%) NAS
9 3 (6.25%) VLAN
10 2 (4.17%) IPsec
10 2 (4.17%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Security Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Security Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) IT Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) SIEM Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Architect
9 3 (6.25%) EMC Storage Specialist
9 3 (6.25%) HP Storage Specialist
9 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Network Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
9 3 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) Clustering
3 7 (14.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (6.25%) Derivative
5 3 (6.25%) EMC VNX
5 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.17%) EMC Centera
6 2 (4.17%) RSA SecurID
6 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Linux
2 17 (35.42%) Unix
3 14 (29.17%) Windows
4 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.50%) Solaris
6 3 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Network Management
2 9 (18.75%) SIEM
3 7 (14.58%) DDoS Mitigation
3 7 (14.58%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Computer Security
4 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.50%) Secure Coding
4 6 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Service Management
5 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (8.33%) High Availability
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Investment Management
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) C#
2 9 (18.75%) Java
2 9 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) CCSE
2 5 (10.42%) CCNP
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.42%) CISSP
3 3 (6.25%) CCSA
4 2 (4.17%) CCSP
4 2 (4.17%) RHCE
4 2 (4.17%) RHCT
5 1 (2.08%) CCVP
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.58%) NFS
3 7 (14.58%) vSphere
4 6 (12.50%) Samba
5 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.17%) SRDF
7 2 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Nessus
1 9 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 6 (12.50%) Nagios
2 6 (12.50%) OpenView
2 6 (12.50%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (6.25%) FortiGate
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (2.08%) Ansible
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.08%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) CheckPoint
2 23 (47.92%) VMware
3 19 (39.58%) HP
4 13 (27.08%) 3PAR
5 12 (25.00%) NetApp
6 11 (22.92%) Palo Alto
6 11 (22.92%) Riverbed
7 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 10 (20.83%) Red Hat
8 9 (18.75%) Citrix
8 9 (18.75%) EMC
8 9 (18.75%) Fortinet
8 9 (18.75%) LogRhythm
9 8 (16.67%) Juniper
10 7 (14.58%) Dell
11 6 (12.50%) AppSense
11 6 (12.50%) Sun
11 6 (12.50%) Veritas
12 5 (10.42%) Aruba