The table below looks at the statistics for FCoE skills 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 FCoE over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
Rank 267 250 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing FCoE 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.099% 0.032% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £575
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -37.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -
FCoE
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1821 1846 1612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.11% 19.87% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 877 740
Average daily rate £350 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 98 102
Average hourly rate £27.00 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.70% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

FCoE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

FCoE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FCoE
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

FCoE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

FCoE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

FCoE Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

FCoE
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 FCoE within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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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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
Hampshire +9 10 £360 -
FCoE
England

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing FCoE 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 FCoE.

1 24 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 23 (95.83%) SAN
3 17 (70.83%) Linux
3 17 (70.83%) iSCSI
4 16 (66.67%) VMware
4 16 (66.67%) Windows
5 15 (62.50%) Perl
5 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) C
7 9 (37.50%) Java
8 8 (33.33%) UNIX
8 8 (33.33%) SAS
8 8 (33.33%) Python
9 7 (29.17%) MCSE
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) Veritas
9 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
9 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
9 7 (29.17%) Citrix
9 7 (29.17%) AIX
9 7 (29.17%) SQL
9 7 (29.17%) VBScript
9 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
9 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
9 7 (29.17%) SCCM
9 7 (29.17%) SCOM

FCoE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing FCoE 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 FCoE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 23 (95.83%) SAN
3 17 (70.83%) iSCSI
4 7 (29.17%) NetScaler
5 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (4.17%) LAN
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.17%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Development Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SAN Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SAN Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) C Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) UNIX
4 7 (29.17%) AIX
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
2 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (12.50%) OO
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Perl
2 9 (37.50%) C
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) VBScript
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) MCSE
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (29.17%) VCP4
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) XenApp
2 7 (29.17%) vSphere
2 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
1 7 (29.17%) SCOM
1 7 (29.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) 3PAR
2 7 (29.17%) Citrix
2 7 (29.17%) Veritas
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco