The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Fibre Channel
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
226 199 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.78% 21.58% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 70 85
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Reading region.

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Reading region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 16 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (87.50%) HP
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
4 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (62.50%) IBM
4 10 (62.50%) Hitachi
5 9 (56.25%) Intel
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
5 9 (56.25%) Dell
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco
5 9 (56.25%) CCNA
5 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
5 9 (56.25%) MCSA
5 9 (56.25%) MCP
5 9 (56.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (56.25%) Firewall
5 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
6 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (37.50%) EMC
7 4 (25.00%) Unix
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) Solaris
7 4 (25.00%) NAS
8 3 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.25%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) EMC Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) SAN Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) SAN Support
2 3 (18.75%) Storage Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Storage Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) EMC Storage Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Architect
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) ELK Stack
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Debian
3 1 (6.25%) Fedora
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
1 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum
2 1 (6.25%) Validation
2 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (56.25%) MCP
1 9 (56.25%) MCSA
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Docker
4 1 (6.25%) KVM
4 1 (6.25%) NFS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.25%) Postfix
4 1 (6.25%) qmail
4 1 (6.25%) Sendmail
4 1 (6.25%) Varnish
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (18.75%) vMotion
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Bacula
2 1 (6.25%) Cacti
2 1 (6.25%) cPanel
2 1 (6.25%) Grafana
2 1 (6.25%) Graphite
2 1 (6.25%) Kibana
2 1 (6.25%) logstash
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Plesk
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (6.25%) Salt
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) HP
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Hitachi
3 10 (62.50%) IBM
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) Dell
4 9 (56.25%) Intel
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) EMC
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
7 3 (18.75%) Brocade
7 3 (18.75%) StorageTek
7 3 (18.75%) Sun
7 3 (18.75%) Veritas
8 1 (6.25%) Citrix
8 1 (6.25%) CommVault
8 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
8 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (6.25%) Symantec