The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 385 350 379
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +29
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 31 29 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 0.96% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 29
Average daily rate £463 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £460 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+46.22% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2846 3023 3707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.50% 13.75% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 1880 2239
Average daily rate £398 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £207 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 135 151
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
iSCSI
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 11 £475 +5.55% 3
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 50 (78.13%) SAN
2 46 (71.88%) Windows
3 36 (56.25%) VMware
4 33 (51.56%) NetApp
4 33 (51.56%) Microsoft
5 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 28 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (42.19%) HP
6 27 (42.19%) Linux
7 25 (39.06%) MS Exchange
7 25 (39.06%) NFS
7 25 (39.06%) Clustering
8 24 (37.50%) NAS
9 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (35.94%) Cisco
10 22 (34.38%) DNS
10 22 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (29.69%) PowerShell
11 19 (29.69%) ITIL
11 19 (29.69%) Finance
12 17 (26.56%) Citrix
12 17 (26.56%) Fibre Channel
13 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
13 16 (25.00%) DHCP
13 16 (25.00%) Firewall
14 15 (23.44%) Replication
14 15 (23.44%) VMware ESX
14 15 (23.44%) Symantec
14 15 (23.44%) XenApp
14 15 (23.44%) Windows 7

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 25 (39.06%) MS Exchange
2 22 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
4 9 (14.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
7 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (6.25%) Apache
8 2 (3.13%) Lync
8 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.56%) IIS
9 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Office
2 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) IaaS
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.69%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 50 (78.13%) SAN
2 24 (37.50%) NAS
3 22 (34.38%) DNS
4 17 (26.56%) Fibre Channel
5 16 (25.00%) DHCP
5 16 (25.00%) Firewall
6 12 (18.75%) VPN
7 11 (17.19%) VLAN
8 10 (15.63%) LAN
8 10 (15.63%) VoIP
8 10 (15.63%) WAN
9 8 (12.50%) FCoE
9 8 (12.50%) BGP
10 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
10 7 (10.94%) OSPF
11 6 (9.38%) Multicast
11 6 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (7.81%) NetScaler
13 4 (6.25%) BGP-4
13 4 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) MySQL
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) Hudson
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) German Language
3 2 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Architect
2 10 (15.63%) Administrator
3 8 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Storage Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Data Centre Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Server Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Storage Administrator
8 2 (3.13%) HP Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) CSS
1 3 (4.69%) Web Services
1 3 (4.69%) XML
1 3 (4.69%) JSON
2 2 (3.13%) LAMP
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Clustering
2 15 (23.44%) Replication
3 10 (15.63%) Blackberry
4 9 (14.06%) EqualLogic
5 7 (10.94%) Hedge funds
6 5 (7.81%) Celerra
7 3 (4.69%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.13%) Online Games
8 2 (3.13%) FlexPod
9 1 (1.56%) Google Search Appliance
9 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.56%) NHS
9 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.56%) Open Source
9 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 46 (71.88%) Windows
2 27 (42.19%) Linux
3 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (23.44%) Windows 7
5 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (15.63%) UNIX
7 8 (12.50%) Windows Vista
7 8 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 7 (10.94%) Solaris
8 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 11 (17.19%) Change Management
2 11 (17.19%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (14.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 8 (12.50%) Data Management
5 7 (10.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (7.81%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.69%) Migration
8 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.69%) Build Automation
9 2 (3.13%) Network Management
9 2 (3.13%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.13%) Benchmarking
9 2 (3.13%) Service Management
9 2 (3.13%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) PowerShell
2 10 (15.63%) Perl
2 10 (15.63%) SQL
3 6 (9.38%) C
4 5 (7.81%) Java
5 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.25%) Python
6 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (9.38%) MCSE
3 5 (7.81%) CCNP
3 5 (7.81%) MCITP
4 4 (6.25%) VTSP
4 4 (6.25%) NCDA
4 4 (6.25%) CCDP
5 3 (4.69%) MCP
5 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.69%) VCP5
6 2 (3.13%) RHCT
6 2 (3.13%) CCNA
6 2 (3.13%) RHCE
7 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 28 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (39.06%) NFS
3 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (23.44%) VMware ESX
4 15 (23.44%) XenApp
5 8 (12.50%) vSphere
6 7 (10.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (4.69%) Xen
7 3 (4.69%) Postfix
7 3 (4.69%) XenServer
7 3 (4.69%) vCloud
8 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.13%) SRDF
8 2 (3.13%) KVM
9 1 (1.56%) StorNext
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.56%) Snort
9 1 (1.56%) Nmap
9 1 (1.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) SCOM
1 10 (15.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 9 (14.06%) SCVMM
2 9 (14.06%) SCCM
3 8 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 7 (10.94%) Puppet
4 7 (10.94%) Cacti
4 7 (10.94%) OpenNMS
5 6 (9.38%) NetBackup
6 5 (7.81%) Backup Exec
7 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (4.69%) WSUS
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (3.13%) HP SIM
9 2 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (3.13%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (3.13%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (3.13%) Nagios
9 2 (3.13%) HAProxy
9 2 (3.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) VMware
2 33 (51.56%) NetApp
2 33 (51.56%) Microsoft
3 27 (42.19%) HP
4 23 (35.94%) Cisco
5 17 (26.56%) Citrix
6 15 (23.44%) Symantec
7 11 (17.19%) EMC
8 10 (15.63%) Oracle
9 7 (10.94%) Brocade
10 6 (9.38%) F5
10 6 (9.38%) Juniper
10 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
10 6 (9.38%) IBM
10 6 (9.38%) Dell
11 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
12 4 (6.25%) 3PAR
12 4 (6.25%) Fortinet
13 3 (4.69%) JBoss
13 3 (4.69%) Sun
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