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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 363 372 345
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 32 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 1.19% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 24
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£413 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £350 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
2814 2595 2824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 11.82% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 1634 1753
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 74 141
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -25.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.69 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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 +11 6 £405 -21.07% 5
Finchley - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Sidcup - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 60 (85.71%) VMware
2 54 (77.14%) Windows
3 45 (64.29%) NFS
3 45 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (60.00%) SAN
5 39 (55.71%) NetApp
5 39 (55.71%) Fibre Channel
6 36 (51.43%) Linux
7 28 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 28 (40.00%) HP
8 26 (37.14%) MS Exchange
9 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (31.43%) Citrix
10 22 (31.43%) Clustering
11 21 (30.00%) EMC
12 20 (28.57%) DNS
12 20 (28.57%) VMware ESX
13 19 (27.14%) NAS
13 19 (27.14%) Replication
13 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (25.71%) Hyper-V
14 18 (25.71%) DHCP
15 17 (24.29%) Cisco
16 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
16 16 (22.86%) ITIL
16 16 (22.86%) Finance
16 16 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (21.43%) Xen
17 15 (21.43%) SQL

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 26 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.71%) IIS
4 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (7.14%) Apache
7 4 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (5.71%) Lync
7 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.86%) RMDS
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (60.00%) SAN
2 39 (55.71%) Fibre Channel
3 20 (28.57%) DNS
4 19 (27.14%) NAS
5 18 (25.71%) DHCP
6 14 (20.00%) WAN
6 14 (20.00%) LAN
7 12 (17.14%) VoIP
7 12 (17.14%) Multicast
8 10 (14.29%) BIG-IP
9 8 (11.43%) VLAN
9 8 (11.43%) FCoE
10 7 (10.00%) Firewall
11 6 (8.57%) VPN
12 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
12 5 (7.14%) HTTP
13 4 (5.71%) LDAP
14 3 (4.29%) NetScaler
15 2 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
15 2 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.29%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) HBase
3 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Games
3 7 (10.00%) Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) German Language
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (14.29%) Architect
2 10 (14.29%) Analyst
3 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Network Support
9 2 (2.86%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) XML
2 4 (5.71%) XSLT
2 4 (5.71%) Rendezvous
2 4 (5.71%) Middleware
2 4 (5.71%) LAMP
2 4 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) SOAP
3 2 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Clustering
2 19 (27.14%) Replication
3 10 (14.29%) Hedge funds
4 9 (12.86%) Online Games
5 2 (2.86%) Open Source
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.86%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) DTV
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) BBC
6 1 (1.43%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.43%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 54 (77.14%) Windows
2 36 (51.43%) Linux
3 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (18.57%) Windows 7
6 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (12.86%) Solaris
8 7 (10.00%) CentOS
9 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) ITIL
1 16 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (14.29%) Migration
3 9 (12.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (11.43%) Benchmarking
5 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.14%) Workflow
6 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (4.29%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.29%) Network Design
8 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.86%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.43%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.43%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.43%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) SQL
2 14 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.14%) Python
3 5 (7.14%) Ruby
4 4 (5.71%) Java
4 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) Perl
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
5 1 (1.43%) C
5 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.00%) CCNA
2 7 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (8.57%) RHCE
4 5 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.14%) RHCT
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.14%) MCSE
4 5 (7.14%) MCITP
5 3 (4.29%) NCDA
5 3 (4.29%) CCNP
6 2 (2.86%) CCDP
6 2 (2.86%) Degree
7 1 (1.43%) VCP4
7 1 (1.43%) VTSP
7 1 (1.43%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (64.29%) NFS
1 45 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 18 (25.71%) Hyper-V
5 15 (21.43%) Xen
6 13 (18.57%) XenApp
7 10 (14.29%) vSphere
8 8 (11.43%) KVM
9 6 (8.57%) SRDF
10 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (2.86%) vCloud
11 2 (2.86%) XenServer
12 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
12 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.43%) Firmware
12 1 (1.43%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 12 (17.14%) MIMEsweeper
2 12 (17.14%) MAILsweeper
3 8 (11.43%) Puppet
4 5 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (5.71%) Cobbler
6 3 (4.29%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.86%) SCCM
7 2 (2.86%) SCOM
7 2 (2.86%) FreeIPA
8 1 (1.43%) PureDisk
8 1 (1.43%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.43%) WSUS
8 1 (1.43%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.43%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 60 (85.71%) VMware
2 39 (55.71%) NetApp
3 28 (40.00%) HP
4 22 (31.43%) Citrix
5 21 (30.00%) EMC
6 17 (24.29%) Cisco
7 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
8 14 (20.00%) Oracle
9 12 (17.14%) IBM
9 12 (17.14%) F5
10 10 (14.29%) Dell
11 8 (11.43%) Intel
11 8 (11.43%) 3PAR
12 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
12 7 (10.00%) Symantec
13 5 (7.14%) Juniper
14 4 (5.71%) Brocade
14 4 (5.71%) DataSynapse
14 4 (5.71%) TIBCO
15 3 (4.29%) Sophos
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