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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 350 370 330
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -40
Contract jobs citing Brocade 36 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.31% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 34
Average daily rate
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£425 £378 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -8.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £333 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £416 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.85 - £47.50
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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
9396 9881 8972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.43% 45.20% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6255 6389 5683
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 221 283
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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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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 +17 8 £475 +25.82% 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 46 (63.01%) Cisco
2 44 (60.27%) SAN
3 28 (38.36%) VMware
4 26 (35.62%) NetApp
5 24 (32.88%) HP
6 21 (28.77%) Windows
7 20 (27.40%) Linux
8 19 (26.03%) EMC
9 17 (23.29%) LAN
9 17 (23.29%) Firewall
9 17 (23.29%) NAS
10 16 (21.92%) Fibre Channel
10 16 (21.92%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
11 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
11 14 (19.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (17.81%) Wireless
12 13 (17.81%) WAN
13 12 (16.44%) Juniper
13 12 (16.44%) Citrix
14 10 (13.70%) Finance
14 10 (13.70%) VPN
14 10 (13.70%) Network Design
15 9 (12.33%) Blue Coat
15 9 (12.33%) vCloud
15 9 (12.33%) IBM
15 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
15 9 (12.33%) CCNP
15 9 (12.33%) Red Hat
15 9 (12.33%) Solaris

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (6.85%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) IaaS
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (60.27%) SAN
2 17 (23.29%) LAN
2 17 (23.29%) Firewall
2 17 (23.29%) NAS
3 16 (21.92%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (17.81%) Wireless
4 13 (17.81%) WAN
5 10 (13.70%) VPN
6 8 (10.96%) NetScaler
6 8 (10.96%) VLAN
7 7 (9.59%) DNS
7 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
7 7 (9.59%) BGP
8 6 (8.22%) MPLS
8 6 (8.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (8.22%) iSCSI
9 5 (6.85%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (6.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (6.85%) WLAN
9 5 (6.85%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MSI
2 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.48%) Games
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Network Engineer
1 17 (23.29%) Storage Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Architect
3 7 (9.59%) Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.85%) Network Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Storage Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Voice Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (4.11%) SAN Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Storage Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Support Technician
7 2 (2.74%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.74%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Backup Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) HTML
1 2 (2.74%) CSS
1 2 (2.74%) HTML5
1 2 (2.74%) REST
1 2 (2.74%) CSS3
1 2 (2.74%) Ajax
1 2 (2.74%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (2.74%) JSON
1 2 (2.74%) Django
1 2 (2.74%) Play Framework
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Replication
2 5 (6.85%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.48%) CLARiiON
3 4 (5.48%) Online Games
4 3 (4.11%) Spread Betting
5 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.74%) Open Source
5 2 (2.74%) CMDB
5 2 (2.74%) PKI
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.37%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.37%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.37%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.37%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Windows
2 20 (27.40%) Linux
3 9 (12.33%) Solaris
4 8 (10.96%) UNIX
4 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.85%) HPUX
6 5 (6.85%) SUSE
6 5 (6.85%) Slackware
7 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.11%) CentOS
9 2 (2.74%) AIX
10 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.70%) Network Design
2 9 (12.33%) ITIL
3 7 (9.59%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.22%) Migration
5 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
5 5 (6.85%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (6.85%) Change Control
5 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.48%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.11%) Fault Management
8 2 (2.74%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.74%) Scrum
8 2 (2.74%) Change Management
8 2 (2.74%) Software Architecture
8 2 (2.74%) Network Management
8 2 (2.74%) BDD
8 2 (2.74%) SIEM
8 2 (2.74%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) Perl
1 5 (6.85%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.48%) SQL
3 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.74%) Ruby
5 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.33%) CCNP
3 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) CCIE
5 3 (4.11%) CCSA
6 2 (2.74%) CCNA
6 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) CEH
7 1 (1.37%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (1.37%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.37%) HP MASE
7 1 (1.37%) MCSE
7 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 14 (19.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.33%) vCloud
2 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.59%) vSphere
5 6 (8.22%) NFS
6 5 (6.85%) Xen
7 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (4.11%) Squid
8 3 (4.11%) XenApp
8 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.11%) Firmware
8 3 (4.11%) Terminal Services
8 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.74%) Veritas File System
9 2 (2.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (2.74%) XenServer
9 2 (2.74%) SRDF
10 1 (1.37%) IAG
10 1 (1.37%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) NetBackup
2 5 (6.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.11%) Puppet
4 2 (2.74%) Legato
4 2 (2.74%) Control-M
4 2 (2.74%) EMC TimeFinder
4 2 (2.74%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.74%) WSUS
4 2 (2.74%) SCOM
4 2 (2.74%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.74%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.37%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.37%) PureDisk
5 1 (1.37%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.37%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (63.01%) Cisco
2 28 (38.36%) VMware
3 26 (35.62%) NetApp
4 24 (32.88%) HP
5 19 (26.03%) EMC
6 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
7 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
8 12 (16.44%) Juniper
8 12 (16.44%) Citrix
9 9 (12.33%) Blue Coat
9 9 (12.33%) IBM
9 9 (12.33%) Red Hat
10 7 (9.59%) Aruba
10 7 (9.59%) Dell
11 6 (8.22%) Symantec
11 6 (8.22%) F5
11 6 (8.22%) Vyatta
12 5 (6.85%) Polycom
12 5 (6.85%) Riverbed
12 5 (6.85%) Compaq
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