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 4 May 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 409 363 379
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +16
Contract jobs citing Brocade 24 61 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 38 33
Median daily rate £450 £356 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £239 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £379
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -
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
9390 9938 10279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.20% 44.39% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6380 6449 6719
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 220 208
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.18 £50.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 4 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +37 7 £493 +35.86% 1
Croydon - 1 £374 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 29 (59.18%) Cisco
2 28 (57.14%) Linux
3 24 (48.98%) SAN
4 22 (44.90%) EMC
5 20 (40.82%) Windows
6 18 (36.73%) NetApp
7 16 (32.65%) IBM
8 15 (30.61%) Unix
9 13 (26.53%) VMware
9 13 (26.53%) NFS
9 13 (26.53%) Network Security
10 12 (24.49%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (24.49%) Finance
10 12 (24.49%) Hitachi
11 11 (22.45%) Firewall
11 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
11 11 (22.45%) Oracle
11 11 (22.45%) ITIL
11 11 (22.45%) HP
11 11 (22.45%) NAS
12 10 (20.41%) WAN
12 10 (20.41%) Migration
13 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
13 9 (18.37%) DNS
13 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
13 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Storage
13 9 (18.37%) Capacity Management
14 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (16.33%) VLAN
14 8 (16.33%) Juniper

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 5 (10.20%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.04%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) SoftLayer
3 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.04%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) SAN
2 13 (26.53%) Network Security
3 12 (24.49%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (22.45%) Firewall
4 11 (22.45%) NAS
5 10 (20.41%) WAN
6 9 (18.37%) DNS
6 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
7 8 (16.33%) VLAN
8 7 (14.29%) Junos
8 7 (14.29%) LAN
9 6 (12.24%) DHCP
10 5 (10.20%) IP Telephony
10 5 (10.20%) Skype
10 5 (10.20%) Wireless
11 4 (8.16%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (8.16%) Internet
11 4 (8.16%) MPLS
11 4 (8.16%) SNMP
12 3 (6.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.04%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) Selenium
1 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Administrator
2 9 (18.37%) Storage Administrator
3 7 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.24%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Network Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Network Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Scripter
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Network Support
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) JRuby
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) EMC VNX
3 5 (10.20%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (8.16%) BBC
4 4 (8.16%) Hedge funds
5 3 (6.12%) iDTV
6 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Clustering
6 2 (4.08%) NHS
6 2 (4.08%) Replication
6 2 (4.08%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (2.04%) Equities
7 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
7 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.04%) IBM XIV
7 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Linux
2 20 (40.82%) Windows
3 15 (30.61%) Unix
4 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.24%) Solaris
6 4 (8.16%) VyOS
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.04%) CatOS
8 1 (2.04%) CentOS
8 1 (2.04%) SUSE
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Migration
3 9 (18.37%) Capacity Management
4 7 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.24%) High Availability
5 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (12.24%) Network Management
6 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.16%) Service Management
8 3 (6.12%) Change Management
8 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
9 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.08%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
1 5 (10.20%) Perl
1 5 (10.20%) Python
2 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.16%) Ruby
3 1 (2.04%) Lisp
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) CCNP
1 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.12%) JNCIP
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) NCDA
3 1 (2.04%) NCIE
3 1 (2.04%) NCSA
3 1 (2.04%) RHCA
3 1 (2.04%) RHCE
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9002
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) NFS
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) UAG
4 4 (8.16%) StorNext
5 3 (6.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
6 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.08%) Veritas File System
6 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.08%) vSphere
6 2 (4.08%) XenApp
6 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.04%) Firmware
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.04%) Samba
7 1 (2.04%) SRDF
7 1 (2.04%) vCloud
7 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (12.24%) NetBackup
3 5 (10.20%) Puppet
3 5 (10.20%) Tivoli
4 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (6.12%) OpenView
5 3 (6.12%) SCOM
6 2 (4.08%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.04%) BladeLogic
7 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.04%) Nagios
7 1 (2.04%) SCCM
7 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (2.04%) TrustSec
7 1 (2.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Cisco
2 22 (44.90%) EMC
3 18 (36.73%) NetApp
4 16 (32.65%) IBM
5 13 (26.53%) VMware
6 12 (24.49%) Hitachi
7 11 (22.45%) HP
7 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
7 11 (22.45%) Oracle
8 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
9 8 (16.33%) Juniper
10 7 (14.29%) 3PAR
10 7 (14.29%) Riverbed
10 7 (14.29%) SolarWinds
10 7 (14.29%) Veritas
10 7 (14.29%) Vyatta
11 5 (10.20%) F5
11 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
11 5 (10.20%) StorageTek
12 4 (8.16%) Citrix