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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 402 386 399
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing Brocade 21 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.48% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 17
Median daily rate £450 £348 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.49% -22.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £568 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £30.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +36.36%
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
8802 10309 10257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.22% 44.12% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6072 6811 6584
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 256 205
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +30 9 £550 +33.33% 1
Croydon - 1 £450 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 27 (57.45%) Linux
1 27 (57.45%) SAN
2 23 (48.94%) Cisco
3 19 (40.43%) Windows
4 18 (38.30%) EMC
5 16 (34.04%) NFS
5 16 (34.04%) Network Security
6 14 (29.79%) Finance
7 13 (27.66%) NetApp
7 13 (27.66%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (25.53%) NAS
9 11 (23.40%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (23.40%) Unix
9 11 (23.40%) VMware
10 10 (21.28%) ITIL
10 10 (21.28%) Oracle
10 10 (21.28%) 3PAR
11 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (19.15%) Capacity Management
11 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
11 9 (19.15%) WAN
11 9 (19.15%) IBM
11 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
11 9 (19.15%) Firewall
12 8 (17.02%) Migration
12 8 (17.02%) NetBackup
12 8 (17.02%) HP
12 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.02%) Puppet
12 8 (17.02%) Network Monitoring

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 (10.64%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.13%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
2 1 (2.13%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (57.45%) SAN
2 16 (34.04%) Network Security
3 13 (27.66%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (25.53%) NAS
5 9 (19.15%) Firewall
5 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
5 9 (19.15%) WAN
6 7 (14.89%) DNS
6 7 (14.89%) LAN
7 6 (12.77%) DHCP
7 6 (12.77%) Junos
7 6 (12.77%) VLAN
8 5 (10.64%) IP Telephony
8 5 (10.64%) Skype
9 4 (8.51%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (8.51%) Internet
9 4 (8.51%) Wireless
10 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (6.38%) LDAP
10 3 (6.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.38%) VLDB
3 2 (4.26%) OLTP
4 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Administrator
2 9 (19.15%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (17.02%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (14.89%) Storage Administrator
5 6 (12.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.64%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Network Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Juniper Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) NetApp Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Network Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) JRuby
2 1 (2.13%) Flash
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (17.02%) EMC VNX
3 7 (14.89%) Hedge funds
4 6 (12.77%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (8.51%) BBC
5 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
6 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.26%) EMC Centera
7 2 (4.26%) NHS
7 2 (4.26%) Replication
8 1 (2.13%) Clustering
8 1 (2.13%) Equities
8 1 (2.13%) Fintech
8 1 (2.13%) Fixed Income
8 1 (2.13%) HP Storage
8 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
8 1 (2.13%) Statistics
8 1 (2.13%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) Windows
3 11 (23.40%) Unix
4 7 (14.89%) Solaris
4 7 (14.89%) VyOS
5 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Capacity Management
3 8 (17.02%) Migration
3 8 (17.02%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.64%) High Availability
5 5 (10.64%) Network Management
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Service Management
6 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.26%) Security Management
9 1 (2.13%) Coaching
9 1 (2.13%) DevOps
9 1 (2.13%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
1 7 (14.89%) Ruby
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) Perl
2 1 (2.13%) Python
2 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) CCNP
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.38%) JNCIP
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) CCSA
3 2 (4.26%) CCSE
3 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
3 2 (4.26%) JNCIS
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) NCDA
4 1 (2.13%) NCIE
4 1 (2.13%) NCSA
4 1 (2.13%) RHCA
4 1 (2.13%) RHCE
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9002
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) NFS
2 11 (23.40%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (10.64%) UAG
3 5 (10.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (8.51%) StorNext
4 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.26%) SRDF
5 2 (4.26%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.13%) Firmware
6 1 (2.13%) GlusterFS
6 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.13%) Samba
6 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.13%) vSphere
6 1 (2.13%) XenApp
6 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) NetBackup
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
2 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Tivoli
5 3 (6.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (4.26%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
7 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (2.13%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.13%) Nagios
7 1 (2.13%) OpenView
7 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Cisco
2 18 (38.30%) EMC
3 13 (27.66%) NetApp
4 11 (23.40%) VMware
5 10 (21.28%) 3PAR
5 10 (21.28%) Oracle
6 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
6 9 (19.15%) IBM
7 8 (17.02%) HP
7 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.02%) Riverbed
7 8 (17.02%) Vyatta
8 7 (14.89%) Hitachi
8 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds
8 7 (14.89%) StorageTek
8 7 (14.89%) Veritas
9 6 (12.77%) Juniper
10 4 (8.51%) Isilon
10 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
10 4 (8.51%) Sonus