The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 384 406 390
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 47 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.085% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.47% 0.65% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 17
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £517 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-66.25% +100.00%
iSCSI
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
3194 3086 2805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.41% 13.07% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2160 1998 1748
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 111 86
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 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £43.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in London

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in London

iSCSI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSCSI across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

iSCSI Daily Rate Histogram in London

iSCSI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

iSCSI Hourly Rate Trend in London

iSCSI
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 iSCSI within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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 +37 7 £425 +14.86%
Hounslow - 3 £415 -
Uxbridge - 3 £404 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI.

1 64 (85.33%) SAN
2 60 (80.00%) VMware
3 56 (74.67%) Windows
4 50 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 48 (64.00%) Linux
6 40 (53.33%) NFS
7 37 (49.33%) NetApp
7 37 (49.33%) Fibre Channel
8 35 (46.67%) NAS
9 34 (45.33%) Cisco
10 33 (44.00%) Hyper-V
11 32 (42.67%) Active Directory
12 29 (38.67%) Windows Server
13 24 (32.00%) Apache
14 23 (30.67%) Dell
14 23 (30.67%) FCoE
15 22 (29.33%) KVM
15 22 (29.33%) Solaris
15 22 (29.33%) SQL
15 22 (29.33%) Citrix
15 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
16 20 (26.67%) LAN
16 20 (26.67%) Oracle
16 20 (26.67%) IIS
16 20 (26.67%) EMC
17 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
17 19 (25.33%) WAN
17 19 (25.33%) Performance Tuning
17 19 (25.33%) Multicast
18 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP

iSCSI
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 (32.00%) Apache
2 20 (26.67%) IIS
3 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
4 15 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 12 (16.00%) WebSphere
6 11 (14.67%) Oracle Coherence
7 8 (10.67%) OpenStack
7 8 (10.67%) Skype for Business
8 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (2.67%) Confluence
13 1 (1.33%) JBoss
13 1 (1.33%) nginx
13 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) RMDS
1 1 (1.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.33%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.33%) Office 365
4 4 (5.33%) PaaS
5 2 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.67%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.33%) IaaS
6 1 (1.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 64 (85.33%) SAN
2 37 (49.33%) Fibre Channel
3 35 (46.67%) NAS
4 23 (30.67%) FCoE
5 20 (26.67%) LAN
6 19 (25.33%) Multicast
6 19 (25.33%) WAN
7 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
8 15 (20.00%) HTTP
9 13 (17.33%) DNS
10 12 (16.00%) VLAN
11 9 (12.00%) DHCP
12 6 (8.00%) Firewall
13 5 (6.67%) VPN
14 4 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (4.00%) IPsec
15 3 (4.00%) MPLS
15 3 (4.00%) OSPF
15 3 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) Hadoop
2 11 (14.67%) HBase
3 9 (12.00%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) DB2
4 1 (1.33%) OLAP
4 1 (1.33%) OLTP
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.67%) Ant
3 2 (2.67%) GCC
3 2 (2.67%) JIRA
3 2 (2.67%) Subversion
General
1 14 (18.67%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.33%) Front Office
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Architect
2 16 (21.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 12 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (9.33%) Administrator
4 7 (9.33%) Lead Architect
4 7 (9.33%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) Middleware
2 11 (14.67%) Rendezvous
3 10 (13.33%) HTML
3 10 (13.33%) XML
3 10 (13.33%) XSLT
4 9 (12.00%) LAMP
5 7 (9.33%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (8.00%) Web Services
7 4 (5.33%) libvirt
8 2 (2.67%) ELK Stack
8 2 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (1.33%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Replication
2 7 (9.33%) Client/Server
2 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) EqualLogic
3 5 (6.67%) Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.33%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.00%) Fintech
5 3 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.67%) Derivative
6 2 (2.67%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) PKI
7 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.33%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (74.67%) Windows
2 48 (64.00%) Linux
3 29 (38.67%) Windows Server
4 22 (29.33%) Solaris
5 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
9 6 (8.00%) Windows 8
10 5 (6.67%) CentOS
10 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
10 5 (6.67%) VMS
11 4 (5.33%) Unix
12 3 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (1.33%) Android
14 1 (1.33%) Debian
14 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (24.00%) Benchmarking
3 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.33%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.00%) DevOps
6 11 (14.67%) ITIL
7 10 (13.33%) Data Management
7 10 (13.33%) Migration
8 9 (12.00%) Open Source
9 7 (9.33%) Kernel Tuning
9 7 (9.33%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.00%) Server Building
11 5 (6.67%) High Availability
11 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.67%) Time Management
12 4 (5.33%) Change Management
12 4 (5.33%) Data Security
12 4 (5.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) SQL
2 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (16.00%) Java
3 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.33%) Perl
3 10 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 10 (13.33%) Python
4 3 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (2.67%) Ruby
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) Korn
6 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.67%) Degree
3 9 (12.00%) RHCE
4 8 (10.67%) CCNA
4 8 (10.67%) CCNP
5 7 (9.33%) RHCA
5 7 (9.33%) RHCSA
6 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.00%) MCSE
8 1 (1.33%) CCSA
8 1 (1.33%) CCSE
8 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 50 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (53.33%) NFS
3 33 (44.00%) Hyper-V
4 32 (42.67%) Active Directory
5 22 (29.33%) KVM
6 18 (24.00%) SRDF
6 18 (24.00%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (22.67%) Xen
8 12 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (14.67%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (12.00%) XenApp
11 8 (10.67%) iptables
12 7 (9.33%) VMware ESX
13 5 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (6.67%) XenDesktop
14 4 (5.33%) Ceph
14 4 (5.33%) vSphere
14 4 (5.33%) XenServer
15 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) SCCM
1 10 (13.33%) SCOM
2 9 (12.00%) Puppet
3 8 (10.67%) HAProxy
3 8 (10.67%) NetBackup
4 6 (8.00%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (8.00%) SCVMM
4 6 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (6.67%) vRealize
6 4 (5.33%) Backup Exec
6 4 (5.33%) SnapVault
7 3 (4.00%) Nagios
8 2 (2.67%) RANCID
8 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.33%) Cacti
9 1 (1.33%) EMC VPLEX
9 1 (1.33%) OpenNebula
9 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (1.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 60 (80.00%) VMware
2 37 (49.33%) NetApp
3 34 (45.33%) Cisco
4 23 (30.67%) Dell
5 22 (29.33%) Citrix
5 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
6 20 (26.67%) EMC
6 20 (26.67%) Oracle
7 18 (24.00%) Intel
8 17 (22.67%) HP
9 16 (21.33%) Symantec
10 14 (18.67%) IBM
11 11 (14.67%) DataSynapse
11 11 (14.67%) Sybase
11 11 (14.67%) TIBCO
12 6 (8.00%) Dell Compellent
12 6 (8.00%) Veeam
13 5 (6.67%) 3PAR
14 3 (4.00%) Blue Coat
14 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds