The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iSCSI
UK / Scotland
Rank 99 119 123
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 11 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.43% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.25% 3.13% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Median daily rate £300 £390 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -29.09%
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 Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
259 352 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.72% 13.80% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 167 164
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 8
Median hourly rate £46.00 £16.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.50% -45.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £17.00 £50.00
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 Scotland

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

iSCSI
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 iSCSI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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
Renfrewshire +18 9 £300 -23.07%
Glasgow - 1 - -
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 15 (88.24%) SAN
1 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
1 15 (88.24%) NAS
2 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) NetBackup
3 9 (52.94%) EMC
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco
4 8 (47.06%) ITIL
4 8 (47.06%) EMC Navisphere
5 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 6 (35.29%) HP
6 6 (35.29%) Dell
6 6 (35.29%) HTTP
6 6 (35.29%) HTTPS
6 6 (35.29%) Middleware
6 6 (35.29%) BMC
6 6 (35.29%) CA
6 6 (35.29%) Python
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 6 (35.29%) Puppet
6 6 (35.29%) Software Distribution
6 6 (35.29%) Jython
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall

iSCSI
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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) NAS
1 15 (88.24%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) HTTP
2 6 (35.29%) HTTPS
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) SSH
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) NetBackup Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) ITSM
2 6 (35.29%) Software Distribution
2 6 (35.29%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
4 4 (23.53%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Jython
2 6 (35.29%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Korn
4 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
4 1 (5.88%) C-shell
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) HND
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Samba
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) NetBackup
2 8 (47.06%) EMC Navisphere
3 6 (35.29%) BladeLogic
3 6 (35.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 6 (35.29%) Puppet
3 6 (35.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco
1 9 (52.94%) EMC
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) BMC
3 6 (35.29%) CA
3 6 (35.29%) Dell
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) VMware