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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iSCSI
England / London
Rank 378 390 376
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 17 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 0.84% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 25
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £390 £320
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.14%

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
2433 2738 2881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.78% 12.80% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1640 1795 1872
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 70 83
Median hourly rate £33.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +8 5 £450 +5.88%
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 44 (69.84%) VMware
2 39 (61.90%) Windows
2 39 (61.90%) SAN
3 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 32 (50.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (46.03%) Hyper-V
6 26 (41.27%) Windows Server
7 25 (39.68%) Cisco
8 24 (38.10%) NFS
8 24 (38.10%) Linux
9 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
9 23 (36.51%) NAS
10 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (28.57%) VLAN
10 18 (28.57%) NetApp
10 18 (28.57%) Apache
11 17 (26.98%) SQL
11 17 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (26.98%) KVM
12 16 (25.40%) Citrix
12 16 (25.40%) Fibre Channel
12 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (23.81%) FCoE
13 15 (23.81%) CCNP
13 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
13 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
13 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (22.22%) LAN
14 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
15 13 (20.63%) Performance Tuning

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 18 (28.57%) Apache
2 11 (17.46%) IIS
2 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
3 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
4 9 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 8 (12.70%) DataSynapse
5 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (12.70%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (11.11%) OpenStack
6 7 (11.11%) Skype for Business
7 4 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (3.17%) SAS
8 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.87%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
2 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) IaaS
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 39 (61.90%) SAN
2 23 (36.51%) NAS
3 18 (28.57%) VLAN
4 16 (25.40%) Fibre Channel
5 15 (23.81%) FCoE
5 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 14 (22.22%) LAN
7 11 (17.46%) DNS
7 11 (17.46%) WAN
8 10 (15.87%) HTTP
9 9 (14.29%) DHCP
9 9 (14.29%) Multicast
9 9 (14.29%) Wireless
10 7 (11.11%) Firewall
11 6 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (9.52%) Internet
11 6 (9.52%) OSPF
11 6 (9.52%) SNMP
12 5 (7.94%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) Hadoop
2 8 (12.70%) HBase
3 6 (9.52%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 10 (15.87%) Banking
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Architect
2 15 (23.81%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Administrator
5 7 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) SAN Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) VMWare Administrator
8 4 (6.35%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Digital Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Lead Architect
10 2 (3.17%) DevOps Architect
10 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Senior VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Middleware
2 8 (12.70%) HTML
2 8 (12.70%) Rendezvous
2 8 (12.70%) XML
2 8 (12.70%) XSLT
3 6 (9.52%) LAMP
3 6 (9.52%) libvirt
3 6 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.76%) 802.1X
4 3 (4.76%) COM
5 2 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.52%) Clustering
3 6 (9.52%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.35%) Online Banking
5 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Replication
6 2 (3.17%) PKI
7 1 (1.59%) BBC
7 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) Windows
2 26 (41.27%) Windows Server
3 24 (38.10%) Linux
4 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (20.63%) Solaris
8 4 (6.35%) Unix
8 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
8 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.17%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (3.17%) Debian
10 2 (3.17%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.59%) CentOS
11 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.46%) Load Balancing
4 10 (15.87%) Benchmarking
4 10 (15.87%) ITIL
5 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 9 (14.29%) DevOps
6 8 (12.70%) Migration
7 7 (11.11%) Network Design
7 7 (11.11%) Open Source
8 6 (9.52%) Kernel Tuning
8 6 (9.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 5 (7.94%) Network Management
9 5 (7.94%) Software Delivery
9 5 (7.94%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (7.94%) Time Management
10 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.35%) Data Management
11 3 (4.76%) Change Control
12 2 (3.17%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) SQL
2 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 9 (14.29%) Java
4 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) Korn
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.81%) CCNP
3 9 (14.29%) Degree
4 6 (9.52%) CCNA
4 6 (9.52%) RHCA
4 6 (9.52%) RHCE
4 6 (9.52%) RHCSA
4 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) CCDP
5 2 (3.17%) CCIE
5 2 (3.17%) CISSP
5 2 (3.17%) CLAS
5 2 (3.17%) MCSE
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.17%) VCP5
5 2 (3.17%) VCP6
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.59%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.59%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 32 (50.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (46.03%) Hyper-V
4 24 (38.10%) NFS
5 17 (26.98%) KVM
6 11 (17.46%) SRDF
6 11 (17.46%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (14.29%) vSphere
7 9 (14.29%) Xen
8 8 (12.70%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (11.11%) iptables
9 7 (11.11%) XenServer
10 6 (9.52%) VMware ESX
10 6 (9.52%) XenApp
11 3 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (3.17%) vCloud
13 1 (1.59%) Ceph
13 1 (1.59%) Dovecot
13 1 (1.59%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) Puppet
2 10 (15.87%) SCCM
2 10 (15.87%) SCOM
3 7 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 7 (11.11%) SCVMM
4 6 (9.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (6.35%) Backup Exec
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (4.76%) Ansible
6 3 (4.76%) FortiGate
6 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (4.76%) Nagios
6 3 (4.76%) Nessus
6 3 (4.76%) RANCID
6 3 (4.76%) SCOrch
6 3 (4.76%) SCSM
6 3 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (3.17%) PowerCLI
7 2 (3.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 44 (69.84%) VMware
2 25 (39.68%) Cisco
3 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
4 18 (28.57%) NetApp
5 16 (25.40%) Citrix
6 13 (20.63%) EMC
6 13 (20.63%) HP
7 11 (17.46%) IBM
7 11 (17.46%) Oracle
8 10 (15.87%) Dell
8 10 (15.87%) Intel
8 10 (15.87%) Symantec
9 8 (12.70%) Sybase
9 8 (12.70%) TIBCO
9 8 (12.70%) Veeam
10 5 (7.94%) F5
10 5 (7.94%) Juniper
10 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
11 4 (6.35%) AppDynamics
11 4 (6.35%) CheckPoint