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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 387 395 378
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 37 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 0.85% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 19
Average daily rate
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£406 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £309 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £443 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £381 £370
% change year-on-year
-14.75% +3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +13.09%
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
3064 3068 3621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.80% 12.09% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1896 1980 2142
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 97 172
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £14.06 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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 +25 7 £550 +76.00% 4
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 47 (75.81%) Windows
2 46 (74.19%) VMware
3 38 (61.29%) NFS
4 37 (59.68%) HP
5 34 (54.84%) SAN
5 34 (54.84%) Fibre Channel
6 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
7 31 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (48.39%) DNS
9 29 (46.77%) Linux
10 27 (43.55%) Cisco
11 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
12 22 (35.48%) VPN
12 22 (35.48%) PowerShell
13 21 (33.87%) EMC
13 21 (33.87%) NetApp
13 21 (33.87%) Firewall
14 18 (29.03%) Citrix
14 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
14 18 (29.03%) VLAN
15 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (27.42%) Hyper-V
15 17 (27.42%) NAS
15 17 (27.42%) IBM
16 16 (25.81%) Dell
16 16 (25.81%) FCoE
17 15 (24.19%) vSphere
17 15 (24.19%) Clustering
18 14 (22.58%) Replication
18 14 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.06%) IIS
4 4 (6.45%) Apache
5 3 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.61%) SAS
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.61%) Liferay
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.61%) Lync
7 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.23%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Joyent
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (54.84%) SAN
1 34 (54.84%) Fibre Channel
2 30 (48.39%) DNS
3 22 (35.48%) VPN
4 21 (33.87%) Firewall
5 18 (29.03%) VLAN
5 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
6 17 (27.42%) NAS
7 16 (25.81%) FCoE
8 14 (22.58%) Multicast
9 11 (17.74%) SNMP
9 11 (17.74%) DHCP
10 7 (11.29%) LDAP
11 6 (9.68%) LAN
11 6 (9.68%) WAN
12 4 (6.45%) HTTP
12 4 (6.45%) SSL
13 2 (3.23%) Internet
13 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
13 2 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) MySQL
3 3 (4.84%) Redis
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) HBase
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.84%) JIRA
3 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) Hudson
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Financial Institution
3 6 (9.68%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Architect
2 11 (17.74%) Administrator
3 7 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (8.06%) Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Storage Administrator
5 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Storage Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Network Support
6 3 (4.84%) Server Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) XML
2 3 (4.84%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) JSON
2 3 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) XSLT
3 2 (3.23%) Rendezvous
3 2 (3.23%) Middleware
3 2 (3.23%) LAMP
4 1 (1.61%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.61%) .NET
4 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Clustering
2 14 (22.58%) Replication
3 10 (16.13%) Client/Server
4 9 (14.52%) Hedge funds
5 6 (9.68%) Online Games
6 5 (8.06%) Celerra
6 5 (8.06%) EqualLogic
6 5 (8.06%) CLARiiON
7 3 (4.84%) New Media
7 3 (4.84%) Open Source
8 2 (3.23%) IBM XIV
8 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.61%) NHS
9 1 (1.61%) CESG
9 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 47 (75.81%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) Linux
3 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (12.90%) Solaris
6 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.68%) CentOS
7 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (9.68%) Ubuntu
8 4 (6.45%) UNIX
8 4 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (4.84%) SmartOS
10 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.61%) Debian
11 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) Service Management
3 10 (16.13%) ITSM
3 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (16.13%) DevOps
4 5 (8.06%) Low Latency
5 4 (6.45%) Capacity Management
5 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.84%) Kanban
6 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.84%) Build Automation
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.84%) Benchmarking
6 3 (4.84%) Scrum
6 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.23%) Workflow
7 2 (3.23%) Migration
7 2 (3.23%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) PowerShell
2 14 (22.58%) Perl
3 10 (16.13%) SQL
3 10 (16.13%) VB
3 10 (16.13%) VBA
4 5 (8.06%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) C
5 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.84%) Ruby
6 3 (4.84%) Python
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) C-shell
8 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (17.74%) CCNA
2 11 (17.74%) MCSE
2 11 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.90%) VCP5
4 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (8.06%) CCA
5 5 (8.06%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (8.06%) VCP4
5 5 (8.06%) NCDA
6 4 (6.45%) MCITP
7 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.23%) MCP
8 2 (3.23%) RHCT
8 2 (3.23%) RHCE
9 1 (1.61%) MCSA
9 1 (1.61%) CCNP
9 1 (1.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
1 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (61.29%) NFS
2 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
3 31 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (27.42%) Hyper-V
5 15 (24.19%) vSphere
6 11 (17.74%) XenApp
7 10 (16.13%) vCloud
7 10 (16.13%) VMware ESX
8 7 (11.29%) Xen
9 5 (8.06%) XenServer
10 4 (6.45%) KVM
11 3 (4.84%) Docker
11 3 (4.84%) SRDF
12 2 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (3.23%) Postfix
13 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
13 1 (1.61%) Snort
13 1 (1.61%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) NetBackup
2 10 (16.13%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (11.29%) Backup Exec
3 7 (11.29%) Puppet
4 5 (8.06%) SCCM
5 4 (6.45%) Nagios
5 4 (6.45%) MIMEsweeper
5 4 (6.45%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (4.84%) SCOM
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (4.84%) Cobbler
6 3 (4.84%) ZABBIX
6 3 (4.84%) SCOrch
6 3 (4.84%) Opsview
7 2 (3.23%) OpenView
7 2 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (3.23%) HAProxy
7 2 (3.23%) SCDPM
7 2 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.61%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 46 (74.19%) VMware
2 37 (59.68%) HP
3 27 (43.55%) Cisco
4 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
5 21 (33.87%) EMC
5 21 (33.87%) NetApp
6 18 (29.03%) Citrix
7 17 (27.42%) IBM
8 16 (25.81%) Dell
9 13 (20.97%) Oracle
9 13 (20.97%) Websense
10 11 (17.74%) F5
11 10 (16.13%) Symantec
12 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
12 5 (8.06%) 3PAR
13 4 (6.45%) Splunk
13 4 (6.45%) Brocade
13 4 (6.45%) Juniper
14 3 (4.84%) Intel
14 3 (4.84%) Rackspace
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