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 8 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.

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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 159 135 125
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -10
Contract jobs citing Brocade 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £250 £500 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £21.85 -
% change year-on-year
+140.32% -
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
1562 1478 1193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 41.15% 45.97% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 751 567
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 99 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.03 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cumbria -11 1 £250 -50.00% 1
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
4 3 (33.33%) Replication
4 3 (33.33%) Xen
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) EMC VNX
6 1 (11.11%) Aruba
6 1 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (11.11%) NAS
6 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (11.11%) Celerra
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) IPsec
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) RSVP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) SAN Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) SAN Storage Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Storage Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) IBM Storage Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Designer
4 1 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SAN Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Celerra
3 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
3 1 (11.11%) EMC VNX
3 1 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) Aruba
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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