The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 127 129 116
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Brocade 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.28% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £300 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £349 £246
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +41.72%
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
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1046 1083 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.84% 39.64% 43.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 517 496
Average daily rate £345 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £241 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £17.25 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 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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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
Fife - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
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UK

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) RSVP
3 1 (20.00%) RTP
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) Aruba
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk