The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI 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 iSCSI over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 378 379 373
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 28 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 1.14% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 21
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £320 £393
% change year-on-year
+17.57% -18.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.14% -
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
2681 2809 2683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.62% 13.39% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1745 1823 1696
Average daily rate £425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 83 73
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.57 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +50 7 £400 +6.66% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI.

1 53 (79.10%) VMware
2 46 (68.66%) SAN
3 42 (62.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (58.21%) Windows
4 39 (58.21%) Linux
5 38 (56.72%) Cisco
6 30 (44.78%) Active Directory
7 29 (43.28%) Windows Server
8 28 (41.79%) NAS
9 26 (38.81%) Fibre Channel
10 24 (35.82%) VPN
10 24 (35.82%) Firewall
11 23 (34.33%) Configuration Management
11 23 (34.33%) NFS
12 21 (31.34%) Migration
13 20 (29.85%) LAN
13 20 (29.85%) VMware ESXi
14 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
14 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
15 17 (25.37%) Dell
15 17 (25.37%) DNS
15 17 (25.37%) Python
15 17 (25.37%) Puppet
16 16 (23.88%) TCP/IP
16 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
17 15 (22.39%) CentOS
18 14 (20.90%) DHCP
18 14 (20.90%) Apache
18 14 (20.90%) Bash Shell

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.90%) Apache
2 13 (19.40%) OpenStack
3 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.45%) IIS
3 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.46%) SAS
4 5 (7.46%) Skype for Business
5 4 (5.97%) Confluence
6 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.99%) JBoss
7 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) HipChat
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) RMDS
1 1 (1.49%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) SaaS
3 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.97%) PaaS
4 2 (2.99%) Office 365
5 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (68.66%) SAN
2 28 (41.79%) NAS
3 26 (38.81%) Fibre Channel
4 24 (35.82%) Firewall
4 24 (35.82%) VPN
5 20 (29.85%) LAN
6 17 (25.37%) DNS
7 16 (23.88%) TCP/IP
8 14 (20.90%) DHCP
8 14 (20.90%) FCoE
9 12 (17.91%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (16.42%) LDAP
10 11 (16.42%) SSL
11 10 (14.93%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (13.43%) WAN
13 8 (11.94%) HTTP
13 8 (11.94%) Network Security
14 7 (10.45%) SSH
15 6 (8.96%) OSPF
15 6 (8.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) MySQL
2 6 (8.96%) Big Data
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.49%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.91%) Subversion
3 8 (11.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.97%) Gradle
4 4 (5.97%) Hudson
4 4 (5.97%) IntelliJ
4 4 (5.97%) JIRA
4 4 (5.97%) Maven
4 4 (5.97%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Front Office
4 1 (1.49%) German Language
4 1 (1.49%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Architect
2 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (16.42%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (14.93%) Administrator
4 10 (14.93%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) VMware Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) LAMP
2 5 (7.46%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (5.97%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (4.48%) POSIX
5 2 (2.99%) 802.1X
5 2 (2.99%) Middleware
5 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 1 (1.49%) COM
6 1 (1.49%) HTML
6 1 (1.49%) libvirt
6 1 (1.49%) Rendezvous
6 1 (1.49%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (1.49%) XML
6 1 (1.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.94%) Clustering
3 4 (5.97%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) Derivative
3 4 (5.97%) FlexPod
3 4 (5.97%) IVR
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.48%) Replication
5 2 (2.99%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.49%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.49%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 39 (58.21%) Linux
1 39 (58.21%) Windows
2 29 (43.28%) Windows Server
3 15 (22.39%) CentOS
4 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (16.42%) Unix
6 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (10.45%) Mac OS X Server
8 6 (8.96%) Solaris
8 6 (8.96%) Ubuntu
9 5 (7.46%) AIX
9 5 (7.46%) Debian
10 4 (5.97%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.99%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.49%) Android
12 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Configuration Management
2 21 (31.34%) Migration
3 11 (16.42%) Web Operations
4 10 (14.93%) Open Source
5 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.94%) ITIL
6 7 (10.45%) DevOps
7 6 (8.96%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (7.46%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.97%) Change Control
9 4 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.97%) Kanban
9 4 (5.97%) Kernel Tuning
9 4 (5.97%) Requirements Management
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
9 4 (5.97%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.37%) Python
2 14 (20.90%) Bash Shell
3 12 (17.91%) C
4 10 (14.93%) Perl
4 10 (14.93%) SQL
5 5 (7.46%) Korn
5 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.99%) Java
8 1 (1.49%) C++
8 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.49%) Lisp
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) CCNA
1 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.93%) CCNP
2 10 (14.93%) RHCE
2 10 (14.93%) RHCSA
2 10 (14.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (7.46%) Degree
3 5 (7.46%) MCSE
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.97%) RHCA
5 3 (4.48%) NCDA
5 3 (4.48%) NCIE
6 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.99%) JNCIE
6 2 (2.99%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.49%) MCP
7 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (62.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (44.78%) Active Directory
3 23 (34.33%) NFS
4 20 (29.85%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
5 11 (16.42%) KVM
6 9 (13.43%) iptables
7 8 (11.94%) VMware ESX
7 8 (11.94%) vSphere
8 6 (8.96%) Ceph
9 5 (7.46%) Sendmail
9 5 (7.46%) XenApp
10 4 (5.97%) Firmware
10 4 (5.97%) oVirt
10 4 (5.97%) Samba
11 3 (4.48%) Dovecot
11 3 (4.48%) Postfix
11 3 (4.48%) Squid
12 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (2.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) Puppet
2 13 (19.40%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (17.91%) Salt
3 12 (17.91%) ZABBIX
4 7 (10.45%) HAProxy
5 5 (7.46%) Nagios
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (5.97%) Backup Exec
6 4 (5.97%) SCCM
6 4 (5.97%) SCOM
6 4 (5.97%) vMotion
7 3 (4.48%) Cacti
7 3 (4.48%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (4.48%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (4.48%) NetBackup
7 3 (4.48%) systemd
7 3 (4.48%) WSUS
8 2 (2.99%) RANCID
8 2 (2.99%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) VMware
2 38 (56.72%) Cisco
3 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
3 18 (26.87%) Red Hat
4 17 (25.37%) Dell
5 13 (19.40%) NetApp
6 9 (13.43%) HP
7 8 (11.94%) Citrix
8 7 (10.45%) Juniper
9 6 (8.96%) EMC
10 5 (7.46%) Mitel
10 5 (7.46%) Oracle
11 4 (5.97%) Google
11 4 (5.97%) IBM
12 3 (4.48%) Supermicro
13 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
13 2 (2.99%) Avaya
13 2 (2.99%) CA
13 2 (2.99%) Dell Compellent
14 1 (1.49%) Hitachi
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