The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 223 229 237
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 17 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.059% 0.061%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £450 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +36.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £550 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.75 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £12.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+210.00% -72.22%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1708 1558 2029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.61% 18.42% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 692 566
Average daily rate £338 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 123 192
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.20 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Fibre Channel
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 August 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
Berkshire -3 1 £375 +15.38% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £338 -
Surrey - - - -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 25 (80.65%) SAN
2 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 16 (51.61%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) Perl
4 15 (48.39%) iSCSI
5 14 (45.16%) UNIX
5 14 (45.16%) Windows
6 13 (41.94%) C
6 13 (41.94%) HP
7 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
7 12 (38.71%) Hitachi
7 12 (38.71%) EMC
7 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (35.48%) Korn
8 11 (35.48%) Bash Shell
8 11 (35.48%) NetApp
8 11 (35.48%) IBM
9 9 (29.03%) Tivoli
9 9 (29.03%) NAS
10 8 (25.81%) C++
10 8 (25.81%) Solaris
11 7 (22.58%) HPUX
11 7 (22.58%) Python
11 7 (22.58%) Cisco
11 7 (22.58%) Clustering
12 6 (19.35%) Compaq
12 6 (19.35%) AIX
12 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (16.13%) Brocade

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (6.45%) IIS
1 2 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) SAN
2 15 (48.39%) iSCSI
3 9 (29.03%) NAS
4 3 (9.68%) FCoE
5 2 (6.45%) LDAP
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
General
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Test Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Development Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Storage Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) SAN Storage Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) HACMP
3 3 (9.68%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) UNIX
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) Solaris
4 7 (22.58%) HPUX
5 6 (19.35%) AIX
6 5 (16.13%) NetWare
7 2 (6.45%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
2 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.45%) ERP
3 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
1 16 (51.61%) Perl
2 13 (41.94%) C
3 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
4 11 (35.48%) Korn
4 11 (35.48%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.81%) C++
6 7 (22.58%) Python
7 4 (12.90%) PHP
8 2 (6.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) VTSP
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) NCDA
3 1 (3.23%) NCIE
3 1 (3.23%) CNA
3 1 (3.23%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.13%) GPFS
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) NFS
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) KVM
6 1 (3.23%) vCloud
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Storage Server
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) HP
3 12 (38.71%) Hitachi
3 12 (38.71%) EMC
4 11 (35.48%) NetApp
4 11 (35.48%) IBM
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco
6 6 (19.35%) Compaq
7 5 (16.13%) Brocade
7 5 (16.13%) Veritas
8 3 (9.68%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.45%) Dell
9 2 (6.45%) Citrix
10 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.23%) Oracle
Winchester, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £35.00 - £40.00 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago