The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 80 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.27% - 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£488 - £270
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 - £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
iSCSI
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
211 148 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.67% 12.36% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 63 57
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -51.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £10.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -8.88%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iSCSI across the Manchester region.

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

iSCSI
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 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
Salford - - - -
iSCSI
North West

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Fibre Channel
3 14 (87.50%) Hyper-V
3 14 (87.50%) NAS
3 14 (87.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 14 (87.50%) UNIX
3 14 (87.50%) Solaris
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) IIS
3 14 (87.50%) EMC
3 14 (87.50%) Celerra
3 14 (87.50%) VMware ESX
3 14 (87.50%) Clustering
3 14 (87.50%) Migration
3 14 (87.50%) Replication
3 14 (87.50%) Terminal Services
4 12 (75.00%) Change Control
5 8 (50.00%) XenApp
5 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
6 7 (43.75%) DMZ
6 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Wireless

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (87.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
1 15 (93.75%) Fibre Channel
2 14 (87.50%) NAS
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) VPLS
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (43.75%) DMZ
3 7 (43.75%) Internet
3 7 (43.75%) MPLS
3 7 (43.75%) OSPF
3 7 (43.75%) BGP
3 7 (43.75%) EIGRP
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Server Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Replication
1 14 (87.50%) Clustering
1 14 (87.50%) Celerra
2 2 (12.50%) Life Science
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Solaris
2 14 (87.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Migration
2 12 (75.00%) Change Control
3 8 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) VCP4
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 14 (87.50%) Terminal Services
2 14 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 14 (87.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 8 (50.00%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) Xen
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) EMC
4 7 (43.75%) Nortel
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
5 3 (18.75%) Avaya
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam
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