The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 219 223 208
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 30 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 0.90% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
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£300 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 5
Average hourly rate £36.25 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - £47.50
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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
1825 1444 1587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.90% 17.14% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 611 620
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £212 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 119 162
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Buckinghamshire - 6 £388 - 1
East Sussex -6 5 - -
Berkshire 0 3 £300 -25.00%
Surrey - 1 - -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 37 (84.09%) SAN
2 35 (79.55%) VMware
3 30 (68.18%) Windows
4 27 (61.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (54.55%) iSCSI
6 21 (47.73%) HP
7 18 (40.91%) Veritas
7 18 (40.91%) AIX
7 18 (40.91%) Perl
7 18 (40.91%) Linux
8 17 (38.64%) FCoE
9 15 (34.09%) Software Testing
9 15 (34.09%) IBM
10 12 (27.27%) NetApp
11 10 (22.73%) EMC
11 10 (22.73%) Cisco
12 9 (20.45%) C
12 9 (20.45%) C++
12 9 (20.45%) Java
12 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (20.45%) 3PAR
13 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
14 7 (15.91%) Firewall
14 7 (15.91%) Brocade
14 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
14 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
14 7 (15.91%) Hitachi
15 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
15 6 (13.64%) SQL

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) Lync
2 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (84.09%) SAN
2 24 (54.55%) iSCSI
3 17 (38.64%) FCoE
4 7 (15.91%) Firewall
5 5 (11.36%) VPN
5 5 (11.36%) SSL
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.55%) VoIP
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.27%) WAAS
8 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (2.27%) Multicast
8 1 (2.27%) WAN
8 1 (2.27%) DHCP
8 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.27%) IPv6
8 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.27%) LAN
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Test Specialist
2 6 (13.64%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Junior
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) SAN Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Data Centre Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Messaging Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Storage Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Server Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.27%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) EMC Centera
2 4 (9.09%) Clustering
2 4 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 3 (6.82%) HACMP
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) AIX
2 18 (40.91%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.09%) HPUX
5 3 (6.82%) Solaris
5 3 (6.82%) NetWare
5 3 (6.82%) UNIX
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Software Testing
2 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) OO
3 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
3 6 (13.64%) Change Control
3 6 (13.64%) Capacity Management
4 4 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) System Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (2.27%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Line Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Design
7 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Perl
2 9 (20.45%) C
2 9 (20.45%) C++
2 9 (20.45%) Java
3 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 6 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.82%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) MCSE
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) CCNP
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.64%) NFS
4 3 (6.82%) GPFS
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.27%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) VMware
2 21 (47.73%) HP
3 18 (40.91%) Veritas
4 15 (34.09%) IBM
5 12 (27.27%) NetApp
6 10 (22.73%) EMC
6 10 (22.73%) Cisco
7 9 (20.45%) 3PAR
8 7 (15.91%) Brocade
8 7 (15.91%) Hitachi
9 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.36%) McAfee
10 5 (11.36%) Juniper
11 3 (6.82%) F5
11 3 (6.82%) Compaq
12 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
13 1 (2.27%) Infoblox
13 1 (2.27%) CA
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