The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 391 371 338
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -33
Contract jobs citing Brocade 20 43 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.39% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 60
Average daily rate
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£461 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £312 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £255 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -27.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £45.00
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10577 11119 11854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.80% 45.86% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6686 7078 7131
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 291 331
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.54 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.35 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +6 1 £400 -11.11% 10
Chessington - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 44 (74.58%) SAN
2 32 (54.24%) HP
2 32 (54.24%) NetApp
3 28 (47.46%) Finance
4 26 (44.07%) Cisco
5 25 (42.37%) EMC
5 25 (42.37%) NetBackup
6 24 (40.68%) Windows
7 22 (37.29%) VMware
8 21 (35.59%) UNIX
8 21 (35.59%) Linux
9 20 (33.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (30.51%) Symantec
10 18 (30.51%) Red Hat
11 16 (27.12%) Load Balancing
12 15 (25.42%) Perl
13 13 (22.03%) Solaris
13 13 (22.03%) Bash Shell
14 12 (20.34%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (18.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 11 (18.64%) LDAP
15 11 (18.64%) ITIL
15 11 (18.64%) Citrix
15 11 (18.64%) Release Management
16 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (16.95%) NAS
16 10 (16.95%) LAN
16 10 (16.95%) Banking
17 9 (15.25%) Replication
17 9 (15.25%) WAN

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (8.47%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (74.58%) SAN
2 12 (20.34%) Fibre Channel
3 11 (18.64%) LDAP
4 10 (16.95%) LAN
4 10 (16.95%) NAS
5 9 (15.25%) WAN
6 8 (13.56%) OSPF
7 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
8 6 (10.17%) Wireless
9 5 (8.47%) VLAN
10 4 (6.78%) NetScaler
10 4 (6.78%) BGP
10 4 (6.78%) Firewall
11 3 (5.08%) Internet
11 3 (5.08%) MPLS
11 3 (5.08%) SSL
11 3 (5.08%) VPN
11 3 (5.08%) VoIP
11 3 (5.08%) WLAN
11 3 (5.08%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) MySQL
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Banking
3 9 (15.25%) Investment Banking
4 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.39%) Local Government
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Storage Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Support Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Consultant
3 11 (18.64%) Platform Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Storage Support Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Team Leader
5 7 (11.86%) Architect
6 6 (10.17%) UNIX Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) UNIX Support Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) UNIX Support
7 5 (8.47%) Storage Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Network Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Administrator
8 4 (6.78%) SAN Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Storage Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) SAN Storage Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.39%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Replication
2 8 (13.56%) EMC Centera
3 7 (11.86%) Fixed Income
3 7 (11.86%) Clustering
4 6 (10.17%) iPad
5 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.39%) AS400
7 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.69%) Firmware
7 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 21 (35.59%) UNIX
2 21 (35.59%) Linux
3 20 (33.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (22.03%) Solaris
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.78%) SUSE
8 2 (3.39%) AIX
9 1 (1.69%) CentOS
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Load Balancing
2 11 (18.64%) Release Management
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL
2 11 (18.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (10.17%) Kernel Tuning
4 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
5 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.78%) Data Virtualisation
6 3 (5.08%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.08%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.69%) Change Management
7 1 (1.69%) BCP
7 1 (1.69%) Content Management
7 1 (1.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.69%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) Perl
2 13 (22.03%) Bash Shell
3 7 (11.86%) Bourne shell
4 5 (8.47%) Python
5 4 (6.78%) SQL
6 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.17%) CCNP
2 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) CCIE
4 3 (5.08%) Degree
5 2 (3.39%) CCSE
5 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) CISSP
6 1 (1.69%) RHCE
6 1 (1.69%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (10.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (8.47%) vSphere
4 5 (8.47%) NFS
5 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.78%) SRDF
6 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.39%) StorNext
7 2 (3.39%) Gluster
7 2 (3.39%) GPFS
8 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.69%) KVM
8 1 (1.69%) RHEV
8 1 (1.69%) XenServer
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (42.37%) NetBackup
2 8 (13.56%) Puppet
3 7 (11.86%) YUM
4 5 (8.47%) Nagios
5 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (3.39%) BladeLogic
6 2 (3.39%) SCCM
7 1 (1.69%) SCOM
7 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.69%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.69%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) HP
1 32 (54.24%) NetApp
2 26 (44.07%) Cisco
3 25 (42.37%) EMC
4 22 (37.29%) VMware
5 18 (30.51%) Red Hat
5 18 (30.51%) Symantec
6 11 (18.64%) Citrix
7 8 (13.56%) IBM
7 8 (13.56%) Veritas
7 8 (13.56%) Hitachi
8 7 (11.86%) Oracle
9 6 (10.17%) CheckPoint
10 5 (8.47%) Juniper
10 5 (8.47%) CA
10 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.47%) Sun
11 4 (6.78%) Avaya
11 4 (6.78%) Aruba
12 3 (5.08%) 3PAR
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