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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 385 379 408
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 42 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 1.60% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 20
Median daily rate £425 £444 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +16.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £307 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £675 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.19 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £41.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +36.66%
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
2800 2812 3083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.02% 12.46% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1870 1889 2092
Median daily rate £438 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 84
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.69 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -11 2 £463 +42.53%
New Malden - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Hammersmith - 1 £425 -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 71 (78.02%) VMware
2 62 (68.13%) SAN
3 60 (65.93%) Windows
4 50 (54.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 48 (52.75%) Active Directory
6 40 (43.96%) Windows Server
7 39 (42.86%) NFS
7 39 (42.86%) Cisco
7 39 (42.86%) NAS
8 36 (39.56%) Linux
9 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 35 (38.46%) Hyper-V
10 32 (35.16%) VLAN
11 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (31.87%) NetApp
12 29 (31.87%) TCP/IP
13 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (29.67%) Cisco Certification
15 26 (28.57%) Citrix
15 26 (28.57%) Apache
15 26 (28.57%) MS Excel
15 26 (28.57%) SQL
15 26 (28.57%) KVM
16 24 (26.37%) FCoE
16 24 (26.37%) Fibre Channel
16 24 (26.37%) HP
17 22 (24.18%) DNS
18 21 (23.08%) MS Exchange
18 21 (23.08%) 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 26 (28.57%) Apache
2 21 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 19 (20.88%) IIS
4 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (16.48%) Tomcat
5 13 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 13 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 12 (13.19%) Oracle Coherence
7 11 (12.09%) OpenStack
8 9 (9.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (7.69%) Skype for Business
10 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
11 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (3.30%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (2.20%) SAS
14 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 26 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (9.89%) Office 365
3 6 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.30%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 62 (68.13%) SAN
2 39 (42.86%) NAS
3 32 (35.16%) VLAN
4 29 (31.87%) TCP/IP
5 24 (26.37%) FCoE
5 24 (26.37%) Fibre Channel
6 22 (24.18%) DNS
7 20 (21.98%) DHCP
7 20 (21.98%) LAN
8 17 (18.68%) WAN
9 14 (15.38%) HTTP
9 14 (15.38%) Multicast
10 13 (14.29%) Wireless
11 11 (12.09%) Firewall
12 10 (10.99%) OSPF
13 9 (9.89%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (9.89%) MPLS
14 8 (8.79%) IPsec
15 6 (6.59%) IP Telephony
15 6 (6.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) Hadoop
2 11 (12.09%) HBase
3 10 (10.99%) MySQL
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
4 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.10%) DB2
4 1 (1.10%) OLAP
4 1 (1.10%) OLTP
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Architect
2 20 (21.98%) Infrastructure Architect
3 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (14.29%) Administrator
5 10 (10.99%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Lead Architect
7 6 (6.59%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) VMWare Administrator
7 6 (6.59%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Digital Architect
9 4 (4.40%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) SAN Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) Middleware
2 11 (12.09%) HTML
2 11 (12.09%) Rendezvous
2 11 (12.09%) XML
2 11 (12.09%) XSLT
3 10 (10.99%) LAMP
3 10 (10.99%) libvirt
3 10 (10.99%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.30%) 802.1X
4 3 (3.30%) COM
5 2 (2.20%) ELK Stack
5 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.99%) Client/Server
2 10 (10.99%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.99%) Private Cloud
3 5 (5.49%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.40%) Online Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Replication
5 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) Clustering
6 2 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.20%) PKI
7 1 (1.10%) BBC
7 1 (1.10%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.10%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 60 (65.93%) Windows
2 40 (43.96%) Windows Server
3 36 (39.56%) Linux
4 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (19.78%) Solaris
7 8 (8.79%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.40%) Unix
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.30%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (2.20%) Debian
10 2 (2.20%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.10%) CentOS
11 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (19.78%) ITIL
3 15 (16.48%) Benchmarking
3 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
4 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 12 (13.19%) DevOps
7 11 (12.09%) Open Source
7 11 (12.09%) Time Management
7 11 (12.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 10 (10.99%) Kernel Tuning
8 10 (10.99%) Migration
9 8 (8.79%) Data Management
10 7 (7.69%) Network Design
11 6 (6.59%) Capacity Management
11 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.59%) Network Management
12 5 (5.49%) Patch Management
12 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.49%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) SQL
2 16 (17.58%) PowerShell
3 13 (14.29%) Java
4 12 (13.19%) Bash Shell
4 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.09%) Python
6 2 (2.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.10%) C
7 1 (1.10%) Korn
7 1 (1.10%) PHP
7 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (29.67%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (20.88%) CCNP
3 18 (19.78%) Degree
4 11 (12.09%) CCNA
5 10 (10.99%) RHCA
5 10 (10.99%) RHCE
5 10 (10.99%) RHCSA
6 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
7 5 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.40%) MCSE
9 3 (3.30%) VCP5
9 3 (3.30%) VCP6
10 2 (2.20%) CCDP
10 2 (2.20%) CCIE
10 2 (2.20%) CISSP
10 2 (2.20%) CLAS
10 2 (2.20%) MCSA
10 2 (2.20%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) PCI DSS
1 5 (5.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.40%) SLA
3 1 (1.10%) GCP
System Software
1 50 (54.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (52.75%) Active Directory
3 39 (42.86%) NFS
4 35 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 26 (28.57%) KVM
6 16 (17.58%) SRDF
7 15 (16.48%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (15.38%) VMware ESX
8 14 (15.38%) Xen
9 13 (14.29%) vSphere
10 12 (13.19%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (12.09%) iptables
11 11 (12.09%) XenServer
12 8 (8.79%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (8.79%) XenApp
13 3 (3.30%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (3.30%) ISA Server
13 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (2.20%) vCloud
15 1 (1.10%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 15 (16.48%) Puppet
2 11 (12.09%) HAProxy
3 9 (9.89%) Backup Exec
4 7 (7.69%) SCCM
4 7 (7.69%) SCOM
5 4 (4.40%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.40%) SCVMM
5 4 (4.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (3.30%) Ansible
6 3 (3.30%) FortiGate
6 3 (3.30%) Nagios
6 3 (3.30%) Nessus
6 3 (3.30%) PowerCLI
6 3 (3.30%) RANCID
6 3 (3.30%) vRealize
6 3 (3.30%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (2.20%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 71 (78.02%) VMware
2 39 (42.86%) Cisco
3 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 29 (31.87%) NetApp
5 26 (28.57%) Citrix
6 24 (26.37%) HP
7 19 (20.88%) EMC
8 17 (18.68%) IBM
9 16 (17.58%) Oracle
10 15 (16.48%) Intel
11 14 (15.38%) Symantec
12 13 (14.29%) Dell
13 12 (13.19%) Veeam
14 11 (12.09%) DataSynapse
14 11 (12.09%) Sybase
14 11 (12.09%) TIBCO
15 9 (9.89%) SolarWinds
16 6 (6.59%) Juniper
17 5 (5.49%) Bloomberg
17 5 (5.49%) Reuters