The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Brocade
Rank 233 184 221
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +37
Contract jobs citing Brocade 20 53 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.62% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 1.31% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £422 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -14.28%
Brocade
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4659 4054 4326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.48% 47.66% 49.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2382 2076 1945
Average daily rate £365 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 243 319
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Brocade
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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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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
Hampshire -35 14 £400 +10.72% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 3 - -
Berkshire -4 1 - - 4
Surrey -17 1 £300 -22.58%
Thames Valley - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 32 (65.31%) SAN
2 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
3 22 (44.90%) IBM
4 21 (42.86%) 3PAR
5 20 (40.82%) SC Cleared
5 20 (40.82%) Cisco
5 20 (40.82%) EMC
6 19 (38.78%) HP
6 19 (38.78%) Windows
7 18 (36.73%) VMware
8 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (24.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (24.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (24.49%) AIX
10 12 (24.49%) LAN
11 11 (22.45%) NetApp
12 10 (20.41%) EMC Centera
12 10 (20.41%) Hyper-V
13 9 (18.37%) Linux
14 8 (16.33%) Network Management
14 8 (16.33%) Fibre Channel
15 7 (14.29%) Open Source
15 7 (14.29%) vSphere
15 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (14.29%) Symantec
15 7 (14.29%) Hitachi
15 7 (14.29%) ITIL
15 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 32 (65.31%) SAN
2 12 (24.49%) LAN
3 8 (16.33%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (12.24%) WAN
4 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.24%) OSPF
4 6 (12.24%) Firewall
4 6 (12.24%) VLAN
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (12.24%) Network Security
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (10.20%) Connectrix
6 3 (6.12%) SMTP
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.04%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Network Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Consultant
3 8 (16.33%) Storage Specialist
4 7 (14.29%) Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Storage Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Server Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Specialist
7 3 (6.12%) Storage Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Storage Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (2.04%) Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Storage Specialist
9 1 (2.04%) Storage Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Network Design Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.04%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) EMC Centera
2 7 (14.29%) Open Source
3 5 (10.20%) Replication
4 4 (8.16%) Clustering
5 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) CLARiiON
7 1 (2.04%) Celerra
7 1 (2.04%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (24.49%) AIX
4 9 (18.37%) Linux
5 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.20%) UNIX
7 2 (4.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (16.33%) Network Management
3 7 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.24%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Performance Management
5 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.20%) Time Management
5 5 (10.20%) Service Management
5 5 (10.20%) Analytics
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.04%) Line Management
8 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.04%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Korn
2 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 20 (40.82%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) CCNP
3 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (12.24%) CCNA
5 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.41%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.29%) vSphere
4 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (4.08%) Firmware
6 2 (4.08%) SRDF
7 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (12.24%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (10.20%) Tivoli
3 5 (10.20%) Cobbler
4 4 (8.16%) NetBackup
5 3 (6.12%) ARCserve
5 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.08%) EMC TimeFinder
7 1 (2.04%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.04%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) IBM
2 21 (42.86%) 3PAR
3 20 (40.82%) Cisco
3 20 (40.82%) EMC
4 19 (38.78%) HP
5 18 (36.73%) VMware
6 11 (22.45%) NetApp
7 7 (14.29%) Hitachi
7 7 (14.29%) Symantec
8 6 (12.24%) Juniper
9 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.16%) CA
11 3 (6.12%) Citrix
11 3 (6.12%) Altiris
12 2 (4.08%) StorageTek
12 2 (4.08%) Veritas
12 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
13 1 (2.04%) CommVault
13 1 (2.04%) Oracle
13 1 (2.04%) SAP
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