The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 12 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 125 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.037% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £265 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £398 £338
% change year-on-year
-20.12% +17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-47.14% -
iSCSI
UK

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
362 356 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.21% 13.10% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 167 84
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £160 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £29.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.06% +40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.40 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Renfrewshire - 7 £265 - 1
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI.

1 18 (85.71%) SAN
1 18 (85.71%) NAS
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
3 14 (66.67%) EMC
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco
4 13 (61.90%) NetBackup
5 11 (52.38%) Windows
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
6 10 (47.62%) Asset Management
7 9 (42.86%) EMC Navisphere
8 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) CA
9 5 (23.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
9 5 (23.81%) Symantec
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) HTTP
9 5 (23.81%) Firewall
9 5 (23.81%) WSUS
9 5 (23.81%) SCCM
9 5 (23.81%) Software Distribution
9 5 (23.81%) Public Cloud
10 4 (19.05%) ITSM
10 4 (19.05%) OO
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 4 (19.05%) Middleware

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) NAS
1 18 (85.71%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) HTTP
2 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
3 2 (9.52%) LDAP
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) NetBackup Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) SAN Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
1 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Asset Management
2 5 (23.81%) Software Distribution
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) ITSM
3 4 (19.05%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) C-shell
2 2 (9.52%) Jython
2 2 (9.52%) Korn
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) OCP
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Samba
3 1 (4.76%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) NetBackup
2 9 (42.86%) EMC Navisphere
3 5 (23.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (23.81%) SCCM
3 5 (23.81%) WSUS
4 2 (9.52%) BladeLogic
4 2 (9.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (9.52%) Puppet
4 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) EMC
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) CA
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Symantec
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) BMC
5 2 (9.52%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
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Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Rate
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