The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank - 101 88
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.10% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.76% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £41.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-59.75% +36.66%
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
275 262 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.72% 13.46% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 143 91
Median daily rate £425 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 16
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.35 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -25.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £32.50
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing iSCSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 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 Manchester region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) CentOS
3 7 (77.78%) Puppet
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Perl
3 7 (77.78%) Python
3 7 (77.78%) SAS
3 7 (77.78%) DHCP
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Debian
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Ubuntu
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) C
4 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 6 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
5 5 (55.56%) Dovecot
5 5 (55.56%) MRTG
5 5 (55.56%) Open Source
5 5 (55.56%) Cacti
5 5 (55.56%) Sendmail
5 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
5 5 (55.56%) HAProxy
5 5 (55.56%) KVM
5 5 (55.56%) OpenNebula
5 5 (55.56%) iptables
5 5 (55.56%) PHP
5 5 (55.56%) Apache
5 5 (55.56%) SMTP

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (77.78%) SAS
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 5 (55.56%) IMAP
3 5 (55.56%) MRTG
3 5 (55.56%) SMTP
4 3 (33.33%) LDAP
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) CentOS
3 7 (77.78%) Debian
3 7 (77.78%) Ubuntu
4 6 (66.67%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Video Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
1 7 (77.78%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) C
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 5 (55.56%) Korn
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Dovecot
2 5 (55.56%) iptables
2 5 (55.56%) KVM
2 5 (55.56%) Sendmail
2 5 (55.56%) Squid
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Ceph
4 1 (11.11%) NFS
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 5 (55.56%) Cacti
2 5 (55.56%) HAProxy
2 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 5 (55.56%) OpenNebula
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp