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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 17 April 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 361 387 355
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -32
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 49 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.63% 1.00% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 13
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£388 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £383 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £265
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Fibre Channel
England

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
3004 2808 3077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.47% 11.59% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1941 1822 1919
Average daily rate £375 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 87 135
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.25 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +29 18 £343 -27.89% 2
Brentford - - - -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 62 (72.94%) Cisco
1 62 (72.94%) SAN
2 50 (58.82%) Windows
3 38 (44.71%) NetApp
4 37 (43.53%) VMware
5 33 (38.82%) iSCSI
6 32 (37.65%) Linux
7 31 (36.47%) NAS
8 30 (35.29%) EMC
9 28 (32.94%) Solaris
9 28 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (31.76%) NFS
11 25 (29.41%) UNIX
12 24 (28.24%) LAN
13 23 (27.06%) WAN
13 23 (27.06%) FCoE
14 22 (25.88%) Hyper-V
14 22 (25.88%) HP
14 22 (25.88%) Finance
15 21 (24.71%) IBM
16 18 (21.18%) DNS
17 17 (20.00%) Brocade
17 17 (20.00%) Xen
18 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (18.82%) DHCP
18 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
19 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
19 15 (17.65%) Workflow
19 15 (17.65%) Oracle
19 15 (17.65%) SQL Server

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.59%) IIS
2 8 (9.41%) Apache
2 8 (9.41%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (8.24%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.35%) Lync
6 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) RMDS
2 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (72.94%) SAN
2 33 (38.82%) iSCSI
3 31 (36.47%) NAS
4 24 (28.24%) LAN
5 23 (27.06%) WAN
5 23 (27.06%) FCoE
6 18 (21.18%) DNS
7 16 (18.82%) DHCP
8 14 (16.47%) Multicast
9 13 (15.29%) Firewall
10 10 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (8.24%) Wireless
11 7 (8.24%) HTTP
12 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
13 4 (4.71%) VPN
13 4 (4.71%) SSL
13 4 (4.71%) NetScaler
13 4 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (3.53%) Ethernet
14 3 (3.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Hadoop
2 6 (7.06%) HBase
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.18%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Games
4 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (25.88%) Architect
2 11 (12.94%) Storage Engineer
3 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (9.41%) Administrator
4 8 (9.41%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.24%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Storage Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Storage Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) EMC Storage Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Network Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Storage Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Network Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Data Centre Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Lead Architect
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) Rendezvous
1 8 (9.41%) Middleware
2 7 (8.24%) HTML
2 7 (8.24%) XML
2 7 (8.24%) XSLT
3 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) Replication
3 6 (7.06%) Symmetrix
4 5 (5.88%) Clustering
4 5 (5.88%) Online Games
5 3 (3.53%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.35%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.35%) Celerra
6 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) CMDB
7 1 (1.18%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) DTV
7 1 (1.18%) PKI
7 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (58.82%) Windows
2 32 (37.65%) Linux
3 28 (32.94%) Solaris
4 25 (29.41%) UNIX
5 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (8.24%) HPUX
7 7 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.88%) CentOS
8 5 (5.88%) SUSE
8 5 (5.88%) Slackware
9 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) Workflow
2 12 (14.12%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (12.94%) Benchmarking
4 10 (11.76%) ITIL
5 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.06%) Migration
7 4 (4.71%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.71%) Network Design
7 4 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.53%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.53%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.53%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.53%) Software Delivery
9 2 (2.35%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.35%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.35%) Data Management
9 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
2 12 (14.12%) SQL
3 10 (11.76%) Korn
4 7 (8.24%) Java
4 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.06%) Python
6 5 (5.88%) Perl
6 5 (5.88%) Ruby
7 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.24%) CCNA
2 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.06%) NCDA
3 6 (7.06%) NCIE
3 6 (7.06%) CCNP
4 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.35%) Degree
6 2 (2.35%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.18%) CISM
7 1 (1.18%) CEH
7 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.18%) MCITP
7 1 (1.18%) MCSA
7 1 (1.18%) CCDP
7 1 (1.18%) CISSP
7 1 (1.18%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (31.76%) NFS
3 22 (25.88%) Hyper-V
4 17 (20.00%) Xen
5 14 (16.47%) Active Directory
6 13 (15.29%) KVM
7 10 (11.76%) SRDF
7 10 (11.76%) vSphere
8 6 (7.06%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
9 5 (5.88%) XenApp
10 3 (3.53%) IAG
11 2 (2.35%) Firmware
11 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
12 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.18%) XenServer
12 1 (1.18%) UAG
12 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.18%) vCloud
12 1 (1.18%) iptables
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) NetBackup
2 8 (9.41%) Tivoli
2 8 (9.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (5.88%) Puppet
4 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (4.71%) Cobbler
4 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.53%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (3.53%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (3.53%) MAILsweeper
5 3 (3.53%) vMotion
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.18%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.18%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (72.94%) Cisco
2 38 (44.71%) NetApp
3 37 (43.53%) VMware
4 30 (35.29%) EMC
5 22 (25.88%) HP
6 21 (24.71%) IBM
7 17 (20.00%) Brocade
8 15 (17.65%) CommVault
8 15 (17.65%) Oracle
9 12 (14.12%) Intel
9 12 (14.12%) StorageTek
10 10 (11.76%) Dell
10 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 9 (10.59%) Citrix
11 9 (10.59%) Red Hat
11 9 (10.59%) Symantec
12 8 (9.41%) TIBCO
12 8 (9.41%) DataSynapse
13 6 (7.06%) CheckPoint
13 6 (7.06%) Juniper
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