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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 396 410 388
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 40 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 0.79% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 24
Median daily rate £500 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £320 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £470 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +3.22%
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
3220 3053 2917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.55% 12.97% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2160 1985 1814
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 102 90
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.68 £43.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +45 5 £475 +13.43% 1
Uxbridge - 3 £404 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 75 (90.36%) SAN
2 66 (79.52%) Linux
3 58 (69.88%) Windows
4 51 (61.45%) VMware
5 48 (57.83%) NFS
6 45 (54.22%) NetApp
7 40 (48.19%) Cisco
8 39 (46.99%) NAS
9 37 (44.58%) iSCSI
10 36 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 35 (42.17%) EMC
12 32 (38.55%) Oracle
13 28 (33.73%) SQL
14 27 (32.53%) LAN
14 27 (32.53%) WAN
15 26 (31.33%) Solaris
16 24 (28.92%) IIS
17 23 (27.71%) Red Hat
18 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
19 21 (25.30%) IBM
19 21 (25.30%) Intel
20 20 (24.10%) Finance
20 20 (24.10%) Hyper-V
20 20 (24.10%) SRDF
20 20 (24.10%) Performance Tuning
20 20 (24.10%) KVM
21 19 (22.89%) Multicast
21 19 (22.89%) FCoE
21 19 (22.89%) Xen
21 19 (22.89%) Unix

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 24 (28.92%) IIS
2 17 (20.48%) Apache
3 15 (18.07%) Tomcat
4 14 (16.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 12 (14.46%) WebSphere
6 11 (13.25%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (8.43%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.20%) JBoss
9 1 (1.20%) nginx
9 1 (1.20%) SAS
9 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) RMDS
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) IaaS
2 3 (3.61%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (90.36%) SAN
2 39 (46.99%) NAS
3 37 (44.58%) iSCSI
4 27 (32.53%) LAN
4 27 (32.53%) WAN
5 19 (22.89%) FCoE
5 19 (22.89%) Multicast
6 16 (19.28%) HTTP
7 11 (13.25%) LDAP
8 10 (12.05%) Firewall
9 9 (10.84%) FTP
10 5 (6.02%) DHCP
10 5 (6.02%) DNS
10 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
11 3 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.61%) Internet
11 3 (3.61%) VPN
11 3 (3.61%) Wireless
12 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
12 2 (2.41%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.66%) Hadoop
2 13 (15.66%) HBase
3 7 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.61%) OLTP
4 3 (3.61%) VLDB
5 1 (1.20%) Big Data
5 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.20%) DB2
5 1 (1.20%) MySQL
5 1 (1.20%) OLAP
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.41%) Ant
2 2 (2.41%) GCC
2 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.41%) Subversion
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Banking
3 6 (7.23%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.61%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Electronics
6 1 (1.20%) Front Office
6 1 (1.20%) Games
6 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Architect
2 20 (24.10%) Infrastructure Architect
3 18 (21.69%) Administrator
4 13 (15.66%) Storage Administrator
5 12 (14.46%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 12 (14.46%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (14.46%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.84%) Lead Architect
7 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Storage Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) VMware Engineer
11 3 (3.61%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.61%) Network Engineer
11 3 (3.61%) Senior Architect
11 3 (3.61%) Virtualisation Engineer
12 2 (2.41%) Analyst
12 2 (2.41%) SAN Engineer
12 2 (2.41%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (2.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.28%) Middleware
2 11 (13.25%) Rendezvous
3 10 (12.05%) HTML
3 10 (12.05%) XML
3 10 (12.05%) XSLT
4 5 (6.02%) Web Services
5 2 (2.41%) 802.1X
5 2 (2.41%) ELK Stack
5 2 (2.41%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.20%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (10.84%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.64%) Replication
4 6 (7.23%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.82%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.82%) EMC VNX
5 4 (4.82%) Fintech
5 4 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.41%) BBC
6 2 (2.41%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (2.41%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (2.41%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.41%) PKI
7 1 (1.20%) Equities
7 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.20%) IVR
7 1 (1.20%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 66 (79.52%) Linux
2 58 (69.88%) Windows
3 26 (31.33%) Solaris
4 19 (22.89%) Unix
5 14 (16.87%) Windows Server
6 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (13.25%) CentOS
8 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (8.43%) SUSE
11 4 (4.82%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
13 2 (2.41%) VMS
14 1 (1.20%) Android
14 1 (1.20%) Debian
14 1 (1.20%) OpenVMS
14 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (21.69%) Benchmarking
3 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.87%) Migration
4 12 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (10.84%) High Availability
5 9 (10.84%) ITIL
5 9 (10.84%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (9.64%) Asset Management
7 7 (8.43%) Open Source
8 6 (7.23%) Capacity Management
8 6 (7.23%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (7.23%) Dependency Management
8 6 (7.23%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.02%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.02%) Change Management
9 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.02%) Data Management
9 5 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.73%) SQL
2 12 (14.46%) Java
3 10 (12.05%) Bash Shell
3 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.05%) Perl
4 7 (8.43%) AWK
4 7 (8.43%) sed
5 3 (3.61%) PHP
5 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.20%) C
7 1 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) DCL
7 1 (1.20%) Korn
7 1 (1.20%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) RHCE
2 9 (10.84%) RHCA
3 6 (7.23%) Degree
4 3 (3.61%) CCNA
4 3 (3.61%) CCNP
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.41%) CCIE
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.20%) CCSA
6 1 (1.20%) CCSE
6 1 (1.20%) CISSP
6 1 (1.20%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.20%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.20%) MCSA
6 1 (1.20%) MCSE
6 1 (1.20%) NCDA
6 1 (1.20%) NCIE
6 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) BS7799
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (57.83%) NFS
2 36 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (24.10%) Hyper-V
3 20 (24.10%) KVM
3 20 (24.10%) SRDF
4 19 (22.89%) Xen
5 17 (20.48%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (15.66%) Active Directory
6 13 (15.66%) StorNext
7 12 (14.46%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (8.43%) Samba
8 7 (8.43%) vSphere
9 6 (7.23%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (6.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (4.82%) vCloud
12 3 (3.61%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (2.41%) Firmware
13 2 (2.41%) Veritas File System
14 1 (1.20%) Squid
14 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Puppet
2 11 (13.25%) NetBackup
3 9 (10.84%) Nagios
4 6 (7.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Tivoli
5 5 (6.02%) vRealize
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (3.61%) SCCM
6 3 (3.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (2.41%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.41%) RANCID
7 2 (2.41%) SCOM
8 1 (1.20%) Cacti
8 1 (1.20%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.20%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.20%) OpenNebula
8 1 (1.20%) OpenView
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 51 (61.45%) VMware
2 45 (54.22%) NetApp
3 40 (48.19%) Cisco
4 35 (42.17%) EMC
5 32 (38.55%) Oracle
6 23 (27.71%) Red Hat
7 21 (25.30%) IBM
7 21 (25.30%) Intel
8 17 (20.48%) HP
8 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
9 13 (15.66%) Brocade
10 11 (13.25%) DataSynapse
10 11 (13.25%) Sybase
10 11 (13.25%) TIBCO
11 8 (9.64%) Citrix
12 7 (8.43%) Dell
12 7 (8.43%) StorageTek
12 7 (8.43%) Symantec
13 6 (7.23%) Hitachi
13 6 (7.23%) Veritas
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