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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 382 392 369
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 35 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.087% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 0.75% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £310 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £274 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2876 2818 3629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.24% 11.61% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1790 1786 2093
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 102 179
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +23 4 £463 +68.79% 5
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
South Croydon - - - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (77.05%) VMware
2 46 (75.41%) Windows
3 38 (62.30%) HP
4 35 (57.38%) NFS
5 34 (55.74%) Active Directory
6 32 (52.46%) DNS
6 32 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (52.46%) Fibre Channel
7 31 (50.82%) Cisco
8 30 (49.18%) SAN
9 29 (47.54%) Linux
10 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
11 23 (37.70%) VPN
11 23 (37.70%) Firewall
12 22 (36.07%) PowerShell
13 20 (32.79%) EMC
14 19 (31.15%) NetApp
14 19 (31.15%) TCP/IP
14 19 (31.15%) VLAN
15 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (29.51%) FCoE
16 17 (27.87%) Citrix
17 16 (26.23%) IBM
17 16 (26.23%) NAS
17 16 (26.23%) Clustering
17 16 (26.23%) Finance
18 15 (24.59%) vSphere
18 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
18 15 (24.59%) Multicast
19 14 (22.95%) Perl

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.92%) IIS
5 3 (4.92%) Apache
6 2 (3.28%) Lync
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.64%) Liferay
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.64%) SAS
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Joyent
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (52.46%) DNS
1 32 (52.46%) Fibre Channel
2 30 (49.18%) SAN
3 23 (37.70%) VPN
3 23 (37.70%) Firewall
4 19 (31.15%) VLAN
4 19 (31.15%) TCP/IP
5 18 (29.51%) FCoE
6 16 (26.23%) NAS
7 15 (24.59%) Multicast
8 13 (21.31%) DHCP
9 11 (18.03%) SNMP
10 10 (16.39%) LAN
11 9 (14.75%) WAN
12 7 (11.48%) LDAP
13 5 (8.20%) BGP
13 5 (8.20%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (6.56%) OSPF
15 3 (4.92%) Internet
15 3 (4.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) MySQL
3 3 (4.92%) Redis
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.64%) HBase
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.92%) JIRA
3 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Hudson
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.92%) Games
4 2 (3.28%) German Language
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Architect
2 10 (16.39%) Administrator
3 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.20%) Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Server Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Storage Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Data Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Data Centre Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) XML
2 3 (4.92%) CSS
2 3 (4.92%) JSON
2 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.28%) LAMP
4 1 (1.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) .NET
4 1 (1.64%) XSLT
4 1 (1.64%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.64%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Clustering
2 14 (22.95%) Replication
3 11 (18.03%) Client/Server
4 10 (16.39%) Hedge funds
5 6 (9.84%) EqualLogic
6 5 (8.20%) Celerra
6 5 (8.20%) CLARiiON
7 3 (4.92%) Online Games
7 3 (4.92%) New Media
8 2 (3.28%) FlexPod
8 2 (3.28%) IBM XIV
8 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.28%) Open Source
8 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
8 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.64%) NHS
9 1 (1.64%) CESG
9 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (75.41%) Windows
2 29 (47.54%) Linux
3 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (13.11%) Solaris
6 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.56%) UNIX
7 4 (6.56%) CentOS
7 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.92%) SmartOS
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) ITIL
1 12 (19.67%) Service Management
2 10 (16.39%) ITSM
2 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (16.39%) DevOps
3 5 (8.20%) Low Latency
3 5 (8.20%) Capacity Management
3 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
4 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.92%) Benchmarking
5 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.92%) Scrum
5 3 (4.92%) Kanban
5 3 (4.92%) Build Automation
5 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.28%) Network Management
6 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.28%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) PowerShell
2 14 (22.95%) Perl
3 10 (16.39%) VB
3 10 (16.39%) VBA
4 9 (14.75%) SQL
5 6 (9.84%) C
6 5 (8.20%) Python
7 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.56%) Java
8 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.28%) PHP
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) C-shell
10 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (18.03%) MCSE
4 10 (16.39%) CCNA
5 8 (13.11%) VCP5
6 5 (8.20%) VCP4
6 5 (8.20%) NCDA
6 5 (8.20%) CCA
6 5 (8.20%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (8.20%) MCITP
7 4 (6.56%) Degree
7 4 (6.56%) CCNP
8 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.92%) VTSP
9 2 (3.28%) RHCT
9 2 (3.28%) RHCE
9 2 (3.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (57.38%) NFS
2 34 (55.74%) Active Directory
3 32 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (24.59%) vSphere
5 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
6 12 (19.67%) vCloud
7 11 (18.03%) XenApp
7 11 (18.03%) VMware ESX
8 4 (6.56%) Xen
8 4 (6.56%) XenServer
8 4 (6.56%) KVM
9 3 (4.92%) Docker
9 3 (4.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (4.92%) SRDF
9 3 (4.92%) Postfix
10 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.64%) Snort
10 1 (1.64%) Nmap
10 1 (1.64%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (14.75%) NetBackup
3 7 (11.48%) Backup Exec
3 7 (11.48%) Puppet
4 5 (8.20%) Nagios
5 4 (6.56%) MIMEsweeper
5 4 (6.56%) MAILsweeper
5 4 (6.56%) SCCM
6 3 (4.92%) SCOM
6 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (4.92%) Cobbler
6 3 (4.92%) ZABBIX
6 3 (4.92%) Opsview
7 2 (3.28%) OpenView
7 2 (3.28%) SCDPM
7 2 (3.28%) SCOrch
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (3.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (3.28%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (3.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (77.05%) VMware
2 38 (62.30%) HP
3 31 (50.82%) Cisco
4 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
5 20 (32.79%) EMC
6 19 (31.15%) NetApp
7 17 (27.87%) Citrix
8 16 (26.23%) IBM
9 14 (22.95%) Dell
10 13 (21.31%) F5
11 12 (19.67%) Websense
11 12 (19.67%) Oracle
12 10 (16.39%) Symantec
13 5 (8.20%) Juniper
13 5 (8.20%) 3PAR
14 4 (6.56%) Splunk
14 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
14 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
15 3 (4.92%) Intel
15 3 (4.92%) Rackspace
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