The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Fibre Channel
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.49% 14.45% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 9 11
Median daily rate £400 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +47.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £475 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £51.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) MRTG
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) OpenNebula
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware