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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 26 September 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 117 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Brocade 9 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.84% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £398 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £476 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.24 -
% change year-on-year
-10.09% -
Brocade
UK

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
1014 1187 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.49% 37.19% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 553 632
Median daily rate £330 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £254 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.43 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +11 5 £400 -11.11%
Glasgow +12 4 £288 -
Brocade
UK

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 9 (64.29%) SAN
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) High Availability
4 5 (35.71%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) SLA
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) CA
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) SMTP
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) arcserve
5 4 (28.57%) Symantec
5 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 4 (28.57%) SMTP
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (21.43%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) WLAN
5 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) NAS Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) SAN Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) High Availability
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (21.43%) NFS
4 2 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) CA Spectrum
1 4 (28.57%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
1 4 (28.57%) SCOM
1 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
1 4 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
2 2 (14.29%) Hyperic
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
5 4 (28.57%) AppSense
5 4 (28.57%) arcserve
5 4 (28.57%) CA
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Lumension
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 3 (21.43%) F5
6 3 (21.43%) NetApp
7 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
7 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 1 (7.14%) EMC
8 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
8 1 (7.14%) Riverbed