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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iSCSI
England / London
Rank 369 372 373
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 29 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 1.62% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 27
Median daily rate £438 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £322 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £675 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -38.33%

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
2471 2662 2771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.73% 12.71% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1739 1852
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 79 69
Median hourly rate £44.50 £24.23 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.65% +28.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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 January 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 January 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 -10 4 £450 +14.28% 1
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 55 (74.32%) VMware
2 49 (66.22%) SAN
3 47 (63.51%) Windows
4 41 (55.41%) Active Directory
5 36 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (44.59%) Windows Server
7 30 (40.54%) Hyper-V
7 30 (40.54%) NAS
8 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
8 29 (39.19%) NFS
9 27 (36.49%) Cisco
10 26 (35.14%) Linux
11 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (31.08%) VLAN
13 22 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (28.38%) TCP/IP
15 20 (27.03%) Citrix
15 20 (27.03%) Apache
16 19 (25.68%) NetApp
16 19 (25.68%) HP
16 19 (25.68%) FCoE
16 19 (25.68%) KVM
17 18 (24.32%) CCNP
17 18 (24.32%) SQL
18 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
18 16 (21.62%) DNS
18 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
18 16 (21.62%) 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 20 (27.03%) Apache
2 14 (18.92%) MS Exchange
3 11 (14.86%) IIS
3 11 (14.86%) Tomcat
4 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (12.16%) OpenStack
5 9 (12.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
6 8 (10.81%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (9.46%) Skype for Business
8 6 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (2.70%) SAS
11 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.16%) MS Office
3 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (10.81%) Office 365
2 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.70%) IaaS
5 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 49 (66.22%) SAN
2 30 (40.54%) NAS
3 23 (31.08%) VLAN
4 21 (28.38%) TCP/IP
5 19 (25.68%) FCoE
6 16 (21.62%) DNS
7 15 (20.27%) Fibre Channel
7 15 (20.27%) LAN
8 14 (18.92%) DHCP
9 12 (16.22%) WAN
10 10 (13.51%) HTTP
10 10 (13.51%) Wireless
11 9 (12.16%) Firewall
11 9 (12.16%) Multicast
12 8 (10.81%) OSPF
13 7 (9.46%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (8.11%) Internet
14 6 (8.11%) IPsec
14 6 (8.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) Hadoop
2 8 (10.81%) HBase
2 8 (10.81%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 10 (13.51%) Banking
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Architect
2 15 (20.27%) Infrastructure Architect
3 13 (17.57%) Administrator
4 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) VMWare Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) SAN Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Digital Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Senior VMWare Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Middleware
2 8 (10.81%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) LAMP
2 8 (10.81%) libvirt
2 8 (10.81%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (10.81%) Rendezvous
2 8 (10.81%) XML
2 8 (10.81%) XSLT
3 3 (4.05%) 802.1X
3 3 (4.05%) COM
4 2 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.35%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.81%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.81%) Private Cloud
4 6 (8.11%) Clustering
5 4 (5.41%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.70%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) BBC
7 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (63.51%) Windows
2 33 (44.59%) Windows Server
3 26 (35.14%) Linux
4 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (17.57%) Solaris
7 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.41%) Unix
9 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.05%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.70%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (2.70%) Debian
10 2 (2.70%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.35%) CentOS
11 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (18.92%) ITIL
3 13 (17.57%) Load Balancing
4 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.86%) DevOps
6 10 (13.51%) Benchmarking
6 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
6 10 (13.51%) Migration
7 9 (12.16%) Open Source
8 8 (10.81%) Kernel Tuning
8 8 (10.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 7 (9.46%) Network Design
9 7 (9.46%) Time Management
10 6 (8.11%) Data Management
11 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.76%) Network Management
11 5 (6.76%) Patch Management
11 5 (6.76%) Software Delivery
11 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) SQL
2 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
3 10 (13.51%) Bash Shell
3 10 (13.51%) Java
4 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.16%) Python
5 2 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) Korn
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (24.32%) CCNP
3 12 (16.22%) Degree
4 9 (12.16%) CCNA
5 8 (10.81%) RHCA
5 8 (10.81%) RHCE
5 8 (10.81%) RHCSA
6 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.05%) MCSE
8 3 (4.05%) VCP5
8 3 (4.05%) VCP6
9 2 (2.70%) CCDP
9 2 (2.70%) CCIE
9 2 (2.70%) CISSP
9 2 (2.70%) CLAS
9 2 (2.70%) MCSA
9 2 (2.70%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) PCI DSS
1 5 (6.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) GCP
System Software
1 41 (55.41%) Active Directory
2 36 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (40.54%) Hyper-V
4 29 (39.19%) NFS
5 19 (25.68%) KVM
6 11 (14.86%) SRDF
6 11 (14.86%) VMware ESX
6 11 (14.86%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (14.86%) vSphere
7 10 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (12.16%) iptables
8 9 (12.16%) Xen
8 9 (12.16%) XenServer
9 8 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (9.46%) XenApp
11 3 (4.05%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (1.35%) Ceph
12 1 (1.35%) Dovecot
12 1 (1.35%) Sendmail
12 1 (1.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) Puppet
2 9 (12.16%) HAProxy
3 8 (10.81%) SCCM
3 8 (10.81%) SCOM
4 6 (8.11%) Backup Exec
4 6 (8.11%) SCVMM
5 5 (6.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (5.41%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (4.05%) Ansible
7 3 (4.05%) FortiGate
7 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (4.05%) Nessus
7 3 (4.05%) NetBackup
7 3 (4.05%) SCOrch
7 3 (4.05%) SCSM
7 3 (4.05%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (2.70%) OpenAM
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (2.70%) PowerCLI
8 2 (2.70%) RANCID
Vendors
1 55 (74.32%) VMware
2 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
3 27 (36.49%) Cisco
4 20 (27.03%) Citrix
5 19 (25.68%) HP
5 19 (25.68%) NetApp
6 13 (17.57%) EMC
7 12 (16.22%) IBM
8 11 (14.86%) Oracle
8 11 (14.86%) Symantec
9 10 (13.51%) Dell
9 10 (13.51%) Intel
10 8 (10.81%) DataSynapse
10 8 (10.81%) Sybase
10 8 (10.81%) TIBCO
10 8 (10.81%) Veeam
11 7 (9.46%) SolarWinds
12 5 (6.76%) F5
13 4 (5.41%) AppDynamics
13 4 (5.41%) Juniper
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