The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
England / London
Rank 383 387 371
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 20 24 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.81% 0.90% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 16
Median daily rate £565 £438 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.14% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £326 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £475 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £385 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2480 2661 2718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.77% 12.72% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1665 1736 1817
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 67
Median hourly rate £43.25 £26.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.34% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.06 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in London

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fibre Channel across the London region.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in London

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Histogram in London

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the London region.

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in London

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 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 -14 1 £602 +48.06% 2
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 17 (62.96%) SAN
3 17 (62.96%) Linux
3 17 (62.96%) Windows
4 15 (55.56%) EMC
4 15 (55.56%) iSCSI
5 14 (51.85%) Banking
5 14 (51.85%) HTTP
5 14 (51.85%) Solaris
5 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
6 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (48.15%) WAN
6 13 (48.15%) NFS
7 12 (44.44%) Apache
7 12 (44.44%) SQL
7 12 (44.44%) Oracle
7 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 12 (44.44%) NAS
7 12 (44.44%) SRDF
8 11 (40.74%) FCoE
8 11 (40.74%) KVM
8 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
8 11 (40.74%) LAN
8 11 (40.74%) IBM
8 11 (40.74%) Intel
8 11 (40.74%) NetApp
8 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (40.74%) Middleware
9 10 (37.04%) Benchmarking

Fibre Channel
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 12 (44.44%) Apache
2 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
3 10 (37.04%) IIS
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 8 (29.63%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (7.41%) SAS
7 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) SAN
2 15 (55.56%) iSCSI
3 14 (51.85%) HTTP
4 13 (48.15%) WAN
5 12 (44.44%) NAS
6 11 (40.74%) FCoE
6 11 (40.74%) LAN
7 9 (33.33%) Multicast
8 8 (29.63%) Internet
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.81%) DNS
10 4 (14.81%) Firewall
11 3 (11.11%) BGP
11 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
11 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
11 3 (11.11%) MPLS
11 3 (11.11%) OSPF
11 3 (11.11%) SMTP
11 3 (11.11%) VoIP
11 3 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 9 (33.33%) HBase
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (51.85%) Banking
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Architect
2 15 (55.56%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Lead Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Cabling Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Middleware
2 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 8 (29.63%) Rendezvous
2 8 (29.63%) XML
2 8 (29.63%) XSLT
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
4 1 (3.70%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Online Banking
2 3 (11.11%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.70%) BBC
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Solaris
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.11%) Unix
6 2 (7.41%) Debian
6 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Benchmarking
2 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (25.93%) DevOps
4 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Microservices
6 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Network Management
7 1 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Storage Virtualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Korn
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCIE
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) JNCIE
3 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
2 13 (48.15%) NFS
2 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (44.44%) SRDF
4 11 (40.74%) KVM
5 10 (37.04%) Xen
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (11.11%) vSphere
8 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
8 1 (3.70%) Ceph
8 1 (3.70%) Dovecot
8 1 (3.70%) iptables
8 1 (3.70%) Sendmail
8 1 (3.70%) Squid
8 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Nagios
1 2 (7.41%) OpenAM
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) RANCID
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Cacti
2 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.70%) Perfmon
2 1 (3.70%) PowerCLI
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (55.56%) EMC
4 12 (44.44%) Oracle
5 11 (40.74%) IBM
5 11 (40.74%) Intel
5 11 (40.74%) NetApp
6 8 (29.63%) DataSynapse
6 8 (29.63%) Sybase
6 8 (29.63%) TIBCO
7 4 (14.81%) AppDynamics
7 4 (14.81%) Citrix
7 4 (14.81%) HP
7 4 (14.81%) Juniper
8 3 (11.11%) MuleSoft
9 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
9 2 (7.41%) Dell
10 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.70%) Nokia
10 1 (3.70%) Nortel
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