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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 220 225 226
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 38 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.22% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 1.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 2
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£340 £323 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -35.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £280 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £400 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £331 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.64% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
Fibre Channel
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
1762 1711 1537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.83% 19.10% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 741 648
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 93 162
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
East Sussex - 13 £340 - 1
Hampshire +1 12 £340 +21.42% 4
Surrey - 10 £365 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £185 -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 77 (91.67%) SAN
2 63 (75.00%) Windows
3 60 (71.43%) VMware
4 51 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (47.62%) Perl
6 38 (45.24%) Linux
7 33 (39.29%) iSCSI
8 28 (33.33%) AIX
8 28 (33.33%) Veritas
8 28 (33.33%) FCoE
9 23 (27.38%) NAS
10 22 (26.19%) Data Centre
11 21 (25.00%) Software Testing
12 20 (23.81%) Active Directory
12 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
12 20 (23.81%) Shell Script
12 20 (23.81%) DNS
13 19 (22.62%) IBM
13 19 (22.62%) vSphere
14 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (21.43%) MS Exchange
14 18 (21.43%) SQL
15 17 (20.24%) TCP/IP
15 17 (20.24%) DHCP
15 17 (20.24%) HP
16 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (19.05%) NetApp
16 16 (19.05%) LAN
16 16 (19.05%) Java
16 16 (19.05%) C

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.76%) Lync
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (10.71%) SaaS
1 9 (10.71%) PaaS
1 9 (10.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (91.67%) SAN
2 33 (39.29%) iSCSI
3 28 (33.33%) FCoE
4 23 (27.38%) NAS
5 20 (23.81%) DNS
6 17 (20.24%) DHCP
6 17 (20.24%) TCP/IP
7 16 (19.05%) LAN
8 13 (15.48%) Firewall
8 13 (15.48%) VLAN
9 9 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (9.52%) WLAN
10 8 (9.52%) WAN
11 6 (7.14%) VoIP
11 6 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (5.95%) NetScaler
12 5 (5.95%) Internet
13 4 (4.76%) BGP
13 4 (4.76%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (5.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Storage Engineer
2 13 (15.48%) Developer
3 10 (11.90%) Test Specialist
4 9 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) NAS Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) NetApp Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Consultant
7 4 (4.76%) Administrator
8 3 (3.57%) Operations Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
9 2 (2.38%) SAN Storage Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) SAN Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Data Centre
2 13 (15.48%) Clustering
3 7 (8.33%) HACMP
3 7 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 5 (5.95%) EMC VNX
4 5 (5.95%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (4.76%) Replication
6 2 (2.38%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) Celerra
6 2 (2.38%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.19%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 63 (75.00%) Windows
2 38 (45.24%) Linux
3 28 (33.33%) AIX
4 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (19.05%) HPUX
6 15 (17.86%) Solaris
7 12 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
8 10 (11.90%) UNIX
9 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (8.33%) NetWare
11 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
12 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
4 11 (13.10%) Service Delivery
4 11 (13.10%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (10.71%) OO
5 9 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 7 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.76%) Process Management
8 4 (4.76%) Change Management
8 4 (4.76%) Validation
8 4 (4.76%) Migration
8 4 (4.76%) System Testing
8 4 (4.76%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.76%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.76%) Patch Management
8 4 (4.76%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.62%) Perl
2 20 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 18 (21.43%) SQL
4 16 (19.05%) C
4 16 (19.05%) Java
5 12 (14.29%) C++
6 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.33%) Korn
8 5 (5.95%) VBScript
9 4 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.33%) MCSE
2 7 (8.33%) CCNP
3 5 (5.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.95%) VCP4
4 2 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (1.19%) CCNA
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 19 (22.62%) vSphere
4 12 (14.29%) XenApp
5 9 (10.71%) vCloud
6 7 (8.33%) GPFS
7 6 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
9 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.57%) Samba
9 3 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) vMotion
2 10 (11.90%) SnapMirror
3 9 (10.71%) SCCM
4 8 (9.52%) SnapVault
5 7 (8.33%) Tivoli
6 6 (7.14%) SCOM
7 5 (5.95%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 60 (71.43%) VMware
2 28 (33.33%) Veritas
3 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 19 (22.62%) IBM
5 17 (20.24%) HP
6 16 (19.05%) NetApp
7 14 (16.67%) EMC
8 12 (14.29%) Cisco
9 11 (13.10%) 3PAR
10 9 (10.71%) Brocade
10 9 (10.71%) Citrix
11 8 (9.52%) Hitachi
12 7 (8.33%) Compaq
13 6 (7.14%) CheckPoint
13 6 (7.14%) F5
14 3 (3.57%) ProCurve
14 3 (3.57%) SolarWinds
14 3 (3.57%) Websense
15 2 (2.38%) Dell Compellent
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