The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 2 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 128 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing Brocade 17 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.16% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 0.39% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £578 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.05% +185.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £355 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £730 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £255
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +37.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
Brocade
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1663 1296 1140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.83% 42.30% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 654 485
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 91 92
Average hourly rate £19.82 £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Brocade
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the North West region.

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 7 £313 - 1
Merseyside - 4 £295 -
Cheshire -4 3 £293 -59.82%
Cumbria - 1 £300 - 1
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Brocade 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 Brocade.

1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) SAN
3 8 (44.44%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) NetApp
5 6 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) Juniper
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
7 4 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) UNIX
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) Change Management
9 2 (11.11%) Sun
9 2 (11.11%) CCNP
9 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
9 2 (11.11%) SLA
9 2 (11.11%) SQL
9 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (11.11%) EMC
9 2 (11.11%) Citrix
9 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Brocade 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 Brocade. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) TPMS
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) HSRP
4 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) WAAS
4 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.56%) DMVPN
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
4 1 (5.56%) VRRP
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Storage Architect
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Storage Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.56%) DTV
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) XenApp
1 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (5.56%) XenServer
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (5.56%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) NetApp
4 6 (33.33%) IBM
5 5 (27.78%) Juniper
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) Sun
8 2 (11.11%) EMC
8 2 (11.11%) Citrix
9 1 (5.56%) SAP
9 1 (5.56%) Symantec
9 1 (5.56%) Veritas
9 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
9 1 (5.56%) Veeam
9 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 1 (5.56%) F5
9 1 (5.56%) Meraki
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