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

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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing Brocade 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham - - 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category - - 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.61% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.69 -
% change year-on-year
+131.37% -
Brocade
Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
186 158 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 41.15% 44.38% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 71 57
Average daily rate £310 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £297 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £10.95 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £24.75 £20.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) SRDF
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) EMC Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) EMC Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) EMC Storage Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) HP Storage Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) HP Storage Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IBM Storage Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) IBM Storage Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) NetBackup Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) NetBackup Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Storage Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) SRDF
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware