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 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
iSCSI
Rank 135 126 129
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 16 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.17% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 1.50% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £353 £435 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.79% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
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
555 334 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.14% 11.17% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 144 178
Median daily rate £330 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £158 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 18
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.33 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

iSCSI Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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
Renfrewshire -25 14 £345 -20.68%
Stirling - 1 £500 -
iSCSI
UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 26 (96.30%) SAN
2 19 (70.37%) SC Cleared
2 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
3 17 (62.96%) ITIL
4 15 (55.56%) NAS
5 13 (48.15%) Linux
5 13 (48.15%) Apache
5 13 (48.15%) WAN
6 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 12 (44.44%) DNS
6 12 (44.44%) HP
6 12 (44.44%) Unix
6 12 (44.44%) Perl
6 12 (44.44%) Samba
6 12 (44.44%) C-shell
6 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
6 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 12 (44.44%) Korn
7 11 (40.74%) Windows
8 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
9 9 (33.33%) Middleware
9 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 9 (33.33%) SQL
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 9 (33.33%) HTTP
10 8 (29.63%) Python
10 8 (29.63%) Dell
10 8 (29.63%) HTTPS
10 8 (29.63%) BMC

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 13 (48.15%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) SAN
2 15 (55.56%) NAS
3 13 (48.15%) WAN
4 12 (44.44%) DNS
4 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 9 (33.33%) HTTP
6 8 (29.63%) Firewall
6 8 (29.63%) HTTPS
7 2 (7.41%) LDAP
8 1 (3.70%) FCoE
8 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.70%) LAN
8 1 (3.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
1 2 (7.41%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) NetBackup Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) LAMP
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Unix
3 11 (40.74%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 8 (29.63%) ITSM
3 8 (29.63%) Software Distribution
4 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 4 (14.81%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 12 (44.44%) C-shell
1 12 (44.44%) Korn
1 12 (44.44%) Perl
2 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Jython
4 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
4 8 (29.63%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) SC Cleared
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) OCA
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Samba
2 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) KVM
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.70%) SRDF
4 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) BladeLogic
1 8 (29.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 8 (29.63%) Puppet
1 8 (29.63%) SCOrch
2 6 (22.22%) NetBackup
3 5 (18.52%) EMC Navisphere
3 5 (18.52%) SCCM
4 4 (14.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) HP
2 8 (29.63%) BMC
2 8 (29.63%) CA
2 8 (29.63%) Dell
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) EMC
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) Symantec
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) DataSynapse
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Intel
7 1 (3.70%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) Sybase
7 1 (3.70%) TIBCO