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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 62 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.56% 0.50% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £513 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £398 £338
% change year-on-year
-20.12% +17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.14% -
iSCSI
Buckinghamshire

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
104 136 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.65% 16.83% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 64 15
Average daily rate £410 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £14.20 £23.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.92% +55.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 11 February 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) Hyper-V
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 8 (72.73%) DV Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) CentOS
4 7 (63.64%) High Availability
4 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Ubuntu
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) NFS
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) SCCM
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
5 5 (45.45%) Service Management
5 5 (45.45%) OVSD
5 5 (45.45%) ITSM
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (36.36%) DoDAF
6 4 (36.36%) MODAF
6 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
1 4 (36.36%) NAS
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
1 4 (36.36%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Platform Architect
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) JMS
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) CentOS
2 7 (63.64%) Ubuntu
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) High Availability
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
2 5 (45.45%) ITSM
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) DoDAF
3 4 (36.36%) MODAF
3 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) RUP
4 3 (27.27%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) DV Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) MCTS
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Hyper-V
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) NFS
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) OVSD
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) OpenView
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (18.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) StorageTek
3 4 (36.36%) Sun