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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 369 347 353
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing Brocade 48 79 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.70% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 67 30
Average daily rate
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£425 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.60% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -14.28%
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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
10324 11289 10531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.07% 45.54% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7098 7447 6548
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 240 300
Average hourly rate £17.77 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.57 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.15 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 9 £450 +20.00%
Docklands, London - - - -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 41 (58.57%) SAN
2 40 (57.14%) Cisco
3 25 (35.71%) NetApp
3 25 (35.71%) EMC
4 22 (31.43%) Windows
4 22 (31.43%) VMware
5 18 (25.71%) HP
6 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 16 (22.86%) NAS
7 15 (21.43%) Linux
7 15 (21.43%) LAN
8 14 (20.00%) Firewall
8 14 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
9 13 (18.57%) WAN
10 11 (15.71%) IBM
10 11 (15.71%) Citrix
10 11 (15.71%) CheckPoint
11 10 (14.29%) Wireless
12 9 (12.86%) Finance
12 9 (12.86%) NetBackup
12 9 (12.86%) Juniper
12 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
12 9 (12.86%) Security Cleared
12 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
13 8 (11.43%) Blue Coat
13 8 (11.43%) NetScaler
13 8 (11.43%) VPN
13 8 (11.43%) Dell
13 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 6 (8.57%) IIS
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (58.57%) SAN
2 16 (22.86%) NAS
3 15 (21.43%) LAN
4 14 (20.00%) Firewall
4 14 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (18.57%) WAN
6 10 (14.29%) Wireless
7 8 (11.43%) NetScaler
7 8 (11.43%) VPN
8 7 (10.00%) DNS
8 7 (10.00%) VLAN
9 6 (8.57%) iSCSI
10 5 (7.14%) Connectrix
10 5 (7.14%) MPLS
10 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
10 5 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (5.71%) Network Security
11 4 (5.71%) SSL
11 4 (5.71%) SMTP
11 4 (5.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MSI
2 1 (1.43%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.71%) Games
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Storage Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Storage Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Storage Architect
6 4 (5.71%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Voice Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Network Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Security Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Linux Support
8 2 (2.86%) SAN Storage Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) HTML
1 1 (1.43%) CSS
1 1 (1.43%) Web Services
1 1 (1.43%) HTML5
1 1 (1.43%) Play Framework
1 1 (1.43%) REST
1 1 (1.43%) CSS3
1 1 (1.43%) Django
1 1 (1.43%) Ajax
1 1 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Replication
2 5 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.71%) Online Games
4 3 (4.29%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.86%) PKI
5 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) EMC Centera
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (1.43%) Open Source
6 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.43%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (1.43%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.43%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.43%) CMDB
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.43%) Windows
2 15 (21.43%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.57%) UNIX
4 6 (8.57%) Solaris
4 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.29%) SUSE
6 3 (4.29%) Slackware
6 3 (4.29%) HPUX
7 2 (2.86%) CentOS
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.43%) AIX
8 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.43%) ITIL
2 6 (8.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (8.57%) Migration
3 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (7.14%) Change Control
3 5 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 5 (7.14%) Network Design
4 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
4 4 (5.71%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.29%) Fault Management
6 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.86%) Investment Management
6 2 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.86%) SIEM
6 2 (2.86%) Network Management
6 2 (2.86%) Project Management
6 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.43%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.29%) Perl
2 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) C#
3 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) CCNP
5 2 (2.86%) Degree
5 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) CCNA
5 2 (2.86%) CCIE
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.43%) CISM
6 1 (1.43%) MCSE
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.43%) CISSP
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.43%) CEH
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
1 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.57%) NFS
3 5 (7.14%) vSphere
3 5 (7.14%) vCloud
3 5 (7.14%) Xen
4 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (4.29%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.29%) Firmware
5 3 (4.29%) XenServer
5 3 (4.29%) Squid
6 2 (2.86%) GPFS
6 2 (2.86%) StorNext
6 2 (2.86%) Gluster
6 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.86%) Veritas File System
6 2 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.86%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.86%) SCOM
4 2 (2.86%) WSUS
4 2 (2.86%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.86%) Control-M
4 2 (2.86%) Legato
5 1 (1.43%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (1.43%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.43%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.43%) PureDisk
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 40 (57.14%) Cisco
2 25 (35.71%) NetApp
2 25 (35.71%) EMC
3 22 (31.43%) VMware
4 18 (25.71%) HP
5 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 11 (15.71%) IBM
6 11 (15.71%) Citrix
6 11 (15.71%) CheckPoint
7 9 (12.86%) Juniper
8 8 (11.43%) Blue Coat
8 8 (11.43%) Dell
8 8 (11.43%) Symantec
9 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (8.57%) Aruba
11 5 (7.14%) 3PAR
11 5 (7.14%) Riverbed
11 5 (7.14%) Polycom
12 4 (5.71%) Veritas
13 3 (4.29%) SGI
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