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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Brocade
England / London
Rank 382 392 382
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Brocade 20 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 20
Median daily rate £490 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £252 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £463 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £366 £451
% change year-on-year
-4.43% -18.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%

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
8301 8744 9652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.92% 40.78% 44.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5597 5727 6365
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 £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 151 188
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.19 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.54% +7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 0 9 £490 +8.88% 2
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 26 (53.06%) Firewall
2 25 (51.02%) VMware
2 25 (51.02%) Cisco
3 22 (44.90%) CheckPoint
4 21 (42.86%) HP
4 21 (42.86%) Windows
4 21 (42.86%) Linux
5 16 (32.65%) SAN
5 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (32.65%) 3PAR
6 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 14 (28.57%) NetBackup
7 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
7 13 (26.53%) Unix
8 12 (24.49%) SQL
8 12 (24.49%) Red Hat
8 12 (24.49%) Clustering
9 11 (22.45%) Network Security
9 11 (22.45%) Palo Alto
9 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
10 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (20.41%) Riverbed
10 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (18.37%) LogRhythm
11 9 (18.37%) SIEM
11 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.37%) C#
11 9 (18.37%) Java

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 (12.24%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (53.06%) Firewall
2 16 (32.65%) SAN
3 11 (22.45%) Network Security
4 9 (18.37%) DNS
4 9 (18.37%) Wireless
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (16.33%) NetScaler
6 6 (12.24%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (12.24%) LAN
6 6 (12.24%) Wireshark
7 5 (10.20%) DHCP
7 5 (10.20%) WAN
8 4 (8.16%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (8.16%) LDAP
8 4 (8.16%) WLAN
9 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.12%) NAS
10 2 (4.08%) PPP
10 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Law
3 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Analyst
1 11 (22.45%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Security Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Security Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Storage Specialist
4 7 (14.29%) Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) SIEM Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) EMC Storage Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) HP Storage Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.12%) SAN Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) SAN Storage Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Clustering
2 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (6.12%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.08%) Derivative
5 2 (4.08%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) HP Storage
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Linux
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Unix
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) SIEM
2 8 (16.33%) Network Management
3 6 (12.24%) Computer Security
3 6 (12.24%) DDoS Mitigation
3 6 (12.24%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (12.24%) Secure Coding
3 6 (12.24%) Security Testing
4 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.16%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.16%) Migration
5 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 3 (6.12%) Investment Management
7 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Change Control
7 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) C#
2 9 (18.37%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) Python
3 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) CCSE
2 5 (10.20%) CCNP
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.20%) CISSP
3 3 (6.12%) CCSA
3 3 (6.12%) RHCE
3 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.08%) CCSP
4 2 (4.08%) RHCT
5 1 (2.04%) CCVP
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) vSphere
4 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) NFS
4 4 (8.16%) Samba
4 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 9 (18.37%) Nessus
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (8.16%) Nagios
4 4 (8.16%) OpenView
4 4 (8.16%) Puppet
4 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (8.16%) SCCM
5 3 (6.12%) FortiGate
5 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (2.04%) Ansible
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (2.04%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Cisco
1 25 (51.02%) VMware
2 22 (44.90%) CheckPoint
3 21 (42.86%) HP
4 16 (32.65%) 3PAR
5 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 12 (24.49%) Red Hat
7 11 (22.45%) Palo Alto
8 10 (20.41%) Riverbed
9 9 (18.37%) Fortinet
9 9 (18.37%) LogRhythm
10 8 (16.33%) Citrix
10 8 (16.33%) EMC
10 8 (16.33%) Juniper
11 7 (14.29%) Symantec
12 6 (12.24%) AppSense
12 6 (12.24%) Dell
12 6 (12.24%) Veritas
13 5 (10.20%) Aruba
13 5 (10.20%) NetApp