The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 21 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.70% - 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£180 - £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Fibre Channel
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.36% 12.61% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 23
Average daily rate £185 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £550 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Middlesex region.

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Fibre Channel
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Telepresence
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 1 (33.33%) Telepresence
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade