The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 69 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.34% 1.24% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 9.65% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£443 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.15% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £388 £265
% change year-on-year
-17.41% +46.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 114 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.37% 12.85% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 40 22
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £158 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +114.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) NFS
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
2 5 (83.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) BIG-IP
3 4 (66.67%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (50.00%) PaaS
4 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) OVSD
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) ITSM
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) NFS
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) OVSD
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft