The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iSCSI
England / North East
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £390 £320
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £18.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+135.13% -47.14%

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
163 118 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.67% 13.32% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 65 58
Median daily rate £338 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £527 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in the North East

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
3 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
3 11 (84.62%) NAS
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
4 10 (76.92%) Virtual Environments
4 10 (76.92%) Software Distribution
4 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) HTTP
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 10 (76.92%) HTTPS
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 10 (76.92%) HP
4 10 (76.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 10 (76.92%) Middleware
4 10 (76.92%) Firewall
4 10 (76.92%) ITSM
5 9 (69.23%) CA
6 8 (61.54%) Linux
6 8 (61.54%) OO
7 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
8 5 (38.46%) SCCM
8 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (38.46%) Jython
8 5 (38.46%) BladeLogic
8 5 (38.46%) Python

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (84.62%) NAS
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) HTTP
3 10 (76.92%) HTTPS
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) LDAP
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 10 (76.92%) ITSM
2 10 (76.92%) Software Distribution
2 10 (76.92%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (61.54%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Jython
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) C-shell
3 2 (15.38%) Korn
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) OCA
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Samba
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 5 (38.46%) BladeLogic
2 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 5 (38.46%) SCOrch
3 4 (30.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) HP
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) CA
3 5 (38.46%) BMC
3 5 (38.46%) Dell
4 4 (30.77%) Symantec
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) Convergys
7 1 (7.69%) NetApp
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat