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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 360 369 322
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -47
Contract jobs citing Brocade 38 22 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.10% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.23% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 47
Average daily rate
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£425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50
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
9501 9738 9107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.74% 44.55% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6225 6222 5805
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 216 247
Average hourly rate £19.34 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +16 7 £500 +19.33% 4
Brentford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 53 (62.35%) Cisco
2 45 (52.94%) SAN
3 37 (43.53%) VMware
4 31 (36.47%) NetApp
4 31 (36.47%) HP
5 27 (31.76%) Linux
6 24 (28.24%) EMC
7 23 (27.06%) Windows
8 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (22.35%) Firewall
10 18 (21.18%) LAN
11 17 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
12 16 (18.82%) NAS
12 16 (18.82%) CheckPoint
13 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
14 14 (16.47%) Red Hat
14 14 (16.47%) WAN
14 14 (16.47%) vCloud
15 13 (15.29%) Solaris
15 13 (15.29%) Juniper
15 13 (15.29%) Citrix
15 13 (15.29%) Wireless
15 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
16 12 (14.12%) Replication
17 11 (12.94%) Finance
17 11 (12.94%) IBM
17 11 (12.94%) VPN
17 11 (12.94%) UNIX
18 10 (11.76%) Network Design

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (5.88%) Apache
1 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.71%) IIS
3 3 (3.53%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (52.94%) SAN
2 19 (22.35%) Firewall
3 18 (21.18%) LAN
4 17 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 16 (18.82%) NAS
6 14 (16.47%) WAN
7 13 (15.29%) Wireless
8 11 (12.94%) VPN
9 10 (11.76%) VLAN
10 9 (10.59%) NetScaler
11 8 (9.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (9.41%) DNS
12 7 (8.24%) MPLS
12 7 (8.24%) BGP
12 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
13 6 (7.06%) SMTP
14 5 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (5.88%) Network Security
14 5 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
14 5 (5.88%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MSI
2 1 (1.18%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.53%) Games
4 2 (2.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Storage Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) Architect
4 10 (11.76%) Administrator
4 10 (11.76%) Consultant
5 9 (10.59%) Storage Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) Network Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Voice Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Storage Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Storage Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Storage Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (2.35%) Backup Specialist
10 2 (2.35%) Backup Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Support Technician
10 2 (2.35%) Network Security Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) Play Framework
1 2 (2.35%) HTML
1 2 (2.35%) CSS
1 2 (2.35%) JSON
1 2 (2.35%) Ajax
1 2 (2.35%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (2.35%) Django
1 2 (2.35%) HTML5
1 2 (2.35%) REST
1 2 (2.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Replication
2 8 (9.41%) CLARiiON
3 5 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.53%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (3.53%) Online Games
4 3 (3.53%) PKI
4 3 (3.53%) Spread Betting
4 3 (3.53%) Symmetrix
4 3 (3.53%) EMC Centera
4 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.35%) IBM XIV
5 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.35%) Celerra
5 2 (2.35%) CMDB
5 2 (2.35%) Open Source
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.18%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.76%) Linux
2 23 (27.06%) Windows
3 13 (15.29%) Solaris
4 11 (12.94%) UNIX
5 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.24%) HPUX
6 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.88%) SUSE
7 5 (5.88%) Slackware
8 3 (3.53%) CentOS
8 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.35%) AIX
10 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.76%) Network Design
2 9 (10.59%) ITIL
3 7 (8.24%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.24%) Migration
4 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.88%) Change Control
5 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (4.71%) Asset Management
6 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.53%) Kanban
7 3 (3.53%) Fault Management
7 3 (3.53%) DevOps
7 3 (3.53%) SIEM
8 2 (2.35%) Analytics
8 2 (2.35%) Data Analytics
8 2 (2.35%) Scrum
8 2 (2.35%) Change Management
8 2 (2.35%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) Perl
2 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.71%) SQL
4 2 (2.35%) Ruby
4 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.59%) CCNP
3 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) VCP4
4 5 (5.88%) CCIE
5 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) BC Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) CCSA
6 3 (3.53%) CCNA
7 2 (2.35%) RHCSA
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.35%) RHCE
7 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.18%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.18%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 20 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.47%) vCloud
3 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.59%) Active Directory
5 8 (9.41%) vSphere
6 4 (4.71%) NFS
6 4 (4.71%) Squid
6 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.53%) XenApp
7 3 (3.53%) XenServer
7 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.53%) Xen
7 3 (3.53%) Firmware
7 3 (3.53%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.35%) Veritas File System
8 2 (2.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (2.35%) SRDF
8 2 (2.35%) IAG
9 1 (1.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.06%) Legato
2 6 (7.06%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (7.06%) Puppet
3 5 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.53%) ZABBIX
4 3 (3.53%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.35%) CFEngine
5 2 (2.35%) EMC TimeFinder
5 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.35%) Control-M
5 2 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.35%) SCOM
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.18%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.18%) PureDisk
6 1 (1.18%) WSUS
6 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.18%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 53 (62.35%) Cisco
2 37 (43.53%) VMware
3 31 (36.47%) NetApp
3 31 (36.47%) HP
4 24 (28.24%) EMC
5 16 (18.82%) CheckPoint
6 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 14 (16.47%) Red Hat
8 13 (15.29%) Juniper
8 13 (15.29%) Citrix
9 11 (12.94%) IBM
10 9 (10.59%) Blue Coat
11 8 (9.41%) F5
11 8 (9.41%) 3PAR
12 7 (8.24%) Aruba
12 7 (8.24%) Dell
13 6 (7.06%) Vyatta
13 6 (7.06%) Symantec
13 6 (7.06%) Veeam
14 5 (5.88%) Riverbed
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