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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
England / London
Rank 390 417 384
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -33
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 16 8 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.082% 0.038% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.30% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 22
Median daily rate £505 £600 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.83% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £371 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.67% +23.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +29.37%

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
2473 2673 2868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.72% 12.64% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1670 1750 1850
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 61 88
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.62 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.88% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +2 3 £551 -8.20% 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (66.67%) Windows
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) SAN
3 19 (57.58%) VMware
4 18 (54.55%) Linux
5 16 (48.48%) iSCSI
6 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (42.42%) EMC
7 13 (39.39%) HTTP
7 13 (39.39%) NFS
7 13 (39.39%) Solaris
7 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
7 13 (39.39%) Banking
7 13 (39.39%) NAS
8 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
8 12 (36.36%) WAN
9 11 (33.33%) LAN
9 11 (33.33%) Apache
9 11 (33.33%) SQL
9 11 (33.33%) Oracle
9 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 11 (33.33%) IIS
9 11 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (33.33%) SRDF
9 11 (33.33%) FCoE
10 10 (30.30%) KVM
10 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
10 10 (30.30%) IBM
10 10 (30.30%) Intel
10 10 (30.30%) HP

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 11 (33.33%) Apache
1 11 (33.33%) IIS
2 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 9 (27.27%) WebSphere
4 8 (24.24%) DataSynapse
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (6.06%) SAS
6 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) SAN
2 16 (48.48%) iSCSI
3 13 (39.39%) HTTP
3 13 (39.39%) NAS
4 12 (36.36%) WAN
5 11 (33.33%) FCoE
5 11 (33.33%) LAN
6 9 (27.27%) Multicast
7 7 (21.21%) Internet
7 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
8 6 (18.18%) DNS
9 5 (15.15%) Firewall
10 4 (12.12%) BGP
10 4 (12.12%) MPLS
10 4 (12.12%) OSPF
10 4 (12.12%) VoIP
10 4 (12.12%) VPN
11 3 (9.09%) DHCP
11 3 (9.09%) HTTPS
11 3 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
2 8 (24.24%) HBase
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (39.39%) Banking
2 9 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Law
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Architect
2 14 (42.42%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Digital Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 3 (9.09%) SAN Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) SAN Storage Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Middleware
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) Rendezvous
2 8 (24.24%) XML
2 8 (24.24%) XSLT
3 2 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Online Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 2 (6.06%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (3.03%) BBC
5 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.03%) HP Storage
5 1 (3.03%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Linux
3 13 (39.39%) Solaris
4 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.12%) Unix
8 2 (6.06%) Debian
8 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Benchmarking
3 7 (21.21%) DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
5 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.06%) Microservices
6 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Network Management
6 2 (6.06%) Storage Virtualisation
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 2 (6.06%) Validation
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.03%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (3.03%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (3.03%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) Korn
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CCIE
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCDP
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) CISSP
4 1 (3.03%) JNCIE
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
2 13 (39.39%) NFS
3 11 (33.33%) SRDF
4 10 (30.30%) KVM
5 9 (27.27%) Xen
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (12.12%) vSphere
8 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
8 2 (6.06%) vCloud
9 1 (3.03%) Ceph
9 1 (3.03%) Dovecot
9 1 (3.03%) Firmware
9 1 (3.03%) iptables
9 1 (3.03%) Sendmail
9 1 (3.03%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
2 4 (12.12%) RANCID
3 3 (9.09%) Nagios
3 3 (9.09%) Puppet
4 2 (6.06%) Ansible
4 2 (6.06%) OpenAM
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (6.06%) PowerCLI
4 2 (6.06%) SCCM
4 2 (6.06%) SCOM
4 2 (6.06%) vRealize
5 1 (3.03%) Cacti
5 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.03%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) VMware
3 14 (42.42%) EMC
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle
5 10 (30.30%) HP
5 10 (30.30%) IBM
5 10 (30.30%) Intel
5 10 (30.30%) NetApp
6 8 (24.24%) Sybase
6 8 (24.24%) TIBCO
7 7 (21.21%) 3PAR
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) Brocade
8 6 (18.18%) Juniper
9 5 (15.15%) Symantec
10 4 (12.12%) AppDynamics
10 4 (12.12%) Citrix
11 3 (9.09%) Arista
11 3 (9.09%) Dell
11 3 (9.09%) MuleSoft
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