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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 366 372 340
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -32
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 34 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.25% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 23
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £349 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £578 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
2885 2636 2773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.37% 11.64% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1856 1701 1718
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 91 127
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 +17 6 £625 +19.04% 3
Finchley - - - - 1
Brentford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - - 2
Uxbridge - - - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 61 (88.41%) VMware
2 52 (75.36%) Windows
3 40 (57.97%) Linux
4 39 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (53.62%) NFS
5 37 (53.62%) SAN
6 32 (46.38%) Fibre Channel
7 31 (44.93%) NetApp
8 29 (42.03%) Cisco
9 26 (37.68%) NAS
9 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (34.78%) LAN
11 23 (33.33%) EMC
11 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (30.43%) Hyper-V
12 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
13 19 (27.54%) WAN
13 19 (27.54%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (26.09%) Xen
15 16 (23.19%) MS Exchange
15 16 (23.19%) Oracle
15 16 (23.19%) HP
16 15 (21.74%) Solaris
16 15 (21.74%) Multicast
16 15 (21.74%) Windows 7
17 14 (20.29%) SQL
17 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
17 14 (20.29%) Citrix
17 14 (20.29%) Finance
18 13 (18.84%) Dell

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 16 (23.19%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.39%) IIS
3 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (11.59%) Apache
5 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (10.14%) WebSphere
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (5.80%) Lync
7 3 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) RMDS
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (53.62%) SAN
2 32 (46.38%) Fibre Channel
3 26 (37.68%) NAS
4 24 (34.78%) LAN
5 19 (27.54%) WAN
6 15 (21.74%) Multicast
7 13 (18.84%) FCoE
8 12 (17.39%) DNS
9 10 (14.49%) DHCP
9 10 (14.49%) VoIP
9 10 (14.49%) BIG-IP
10 9 (13.04%) Firewall
10 9 (13.04%) VPN
11 8 (11.59%) LDAP
11 8 (11.59%) HTTP
12 7 (10.14%) VLAN
13 6 (8.70%) MPLS
13 6 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (7.25%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (7.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 6 (8.70%) HBase
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 8 (11.59%) Games
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) German Language
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Architect
2 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (14.49%) Administrator
5 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (11.59%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.70%) Network Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Wintel Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Network Support
9 3 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) Rendezvous
1 8 (11.59%) Middleware
2 7 (10.14%) HTML
2 7 (10.14%) XML
2 7 (10.14%) XSLT
3 2 (2.90%) SOAP
3 2 (2.90%) REST
4 1 (1.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Clustering
2 10 (14.49%) Hedge funds
3 8 (11.59%) Online Games
3 8 (11.59%) Replication
4 3 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.35%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.90%) Symmetrix
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) BBC
6 1 (1.45%) DTV
6 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.45%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 52 (75.36%) Windows
2 40 (57.97%) Linux
3 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 15 (21.74%) Solaris
6 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (14.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (13.04%) CentOS
9 6 (8.70%) Ubuntu
9 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (15.94%) Benchmarking
2 11 (15.94%) Migration
3 9 (13.04%) ITIL
3 9 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 9 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.25%) Workflow
6 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.80%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (4.35%) Software Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.90%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.45%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.45%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.29%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
3 9 (13.04%) Python
4 7 (10.14%) Java
4 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) Perl
5 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.25%) Ruby
6 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.59%) CCNP
3 6 (8.70%) CCDP
4 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) CCNA
7 2 (2.90%) RHCE
7 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.90%) Degree
8 1 (1.45%) VTSP
8 1 (1.45%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.45%) MCITP
8 1 (1.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (53.62%) NFS
3 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 21 (30.43%) Hyper-V
4 18 (26.09%) Xen
5 12 (17.39%) KVM
6 11 (15.94%) vSphere
6 11 (15.94%) VMware ESX
7 10 (14.49%) SRDF
8 7 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (7.25%) XenApp
11 3 (4.35%) Terminal Services
12 2 (2.90%) vCloud
12 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
13 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) Puppet
2 5 (7.25%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (5.80%) Cobbler
3 4 (5.80%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.35%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (4.35%) MAILsweeper
4 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.35%) vMotion
5 2 (2.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.90%) SCOM
5 2 (2.90%) FreeIPA
6 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.45%) WSUS
6 1 (1.45%) PureDisk
6 1 (1.45%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.45%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 61 (88.41%) VMware
2 31 (44.93%) NetApp
3 29 (42.03%) Cisco
4 23 (33.33%) EMC
5 16 (23.19%) Oracle
5 16 (23.19%) HP
6 14 (20.29%) Citrix
7 13 (18.84%) Dell
7 13 (18.84%) IBM
8 12 (17.39%) Intel
8 12 (17.39%) F5
9 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
10 8 (11.59%) 3PAR
10 8 (11.59%) TIBCO
10 8 (11.59%) DataSynapse
11 7 (10.14%) Juniper
12 6 (8.70%) Sybase
13 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
13 5 (7.25%) 29West
14 4 (5.80%) Symantec
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