The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iSCSI
England / North West
Rank 132 145 140
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.076% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.71% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £405 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £390 £320
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
391 562 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.90% 15.10% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 321 203
Median daily rate £383 £424 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.73% +21.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £600 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 40
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £18.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £40.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

iSCSI
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

iSCSI Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

iSCSI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £405 - 1
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) HAProxy
4 2 (25.00%) KVM
4 2 (25.00%) Dovecot
4 2 (25.00%) MRTG
4 2 (25.00%) Cacti
4 2 (25.00%) Sendmail
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) IMAP
3 2 (25.00%) MRTG
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
2 3 (37.50%) Debian
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Video Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Korn
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Dovecot
2 2 (25.00%) iptables
2 2 (25.00%) KVM
2 2 (25.00%) Sendmail
2 2 (25.00%) Squid
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Cacti
2 2 (25.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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