The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 262 226 217
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -9
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 21 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.43% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 2.08% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 12
Median daily rate £500 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £229 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £412 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £320 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -17.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 3
Median hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £28.75 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
iSCSI
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
2046 2069 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.23% 20.49% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1002 750
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 103 112
Median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing iSCSI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

iSCSI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSCSI across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

iSCSI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

iSCSI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

iSCSI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

iSCSI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -1 10 £290 -7.93%
Buckinghamshire +15 9 £500 +24.22% 1
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Berkshire -6 1 £500 +66.66% 4
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 25 (89.29%) VMware
2 24 (85.71%) Windows
3 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (60.71%) Linux
4 17 (60.71%) SAN
5 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
6 14 (50.00%) NFS
7 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
7 13 (46.43%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
8 10 (35.71%) NetApp
9 9 (32.14%) HP
9 9 (32.14%) ITIL
9 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
9 9 (32.14%) NAS
9 9 (32.14%) FCoE
10 8 (28.57%) SCOM
10 8 (28.57%) Performance Testing
10 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
10 8 (28.57%) Device Driver
10 8 (28.57%) Perl
10 8 (28.57%) AIX
10 8 (28.57%) Veritas
11 7 (25.00%) MS Office
11 7 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
12 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
12 6 (21.43%) Clustering

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) SAS
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) CloudBees
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) SAN
2 13 (46.43%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (32.14%) FCoE
3 9 (32.14%) NAS
4 5 (17.86%) Firewall
4 5 (17.86%) Internet
5 4 (14.29%) SMTP
6 2 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (3.57%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (3.57%) DHCP
7 1 (3.57%) Intranet
7 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.57%) LAN
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.57%) VoIP
7 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (17.86%) Test Specialist
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (14.29%) NetApp Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
1 4 (14.29%) JMS
1 4 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Device Driver
2 6 (21.43%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) CESG
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) AIX
4 7 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.86%) CentOS
6 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.71%) Unix
9 1 (3.57%) Debian
9 1 (3.57%) Fedora
9 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.57%) Solaris
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 6 (21.43%) ITSM
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (17.86%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 4 (14.29%) CRM
5 4 (14.29%) DoDAF
5 4 (14.29%) MODAF
5 4 (14.29%) Service Design
5 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 4 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) High Availability
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
6 3 (10.71%) RUP
6 3 (10.71%) UML
7 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) CCSP
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
5 1 (3.57%) MCTS
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (50.00%) NFS
3 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
4 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 2 (7.14%) Firmware
5 2 (7.14%) KVM
6 1 (3.57%) Docker
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.57%) Postfix
6 1 (3.57%) qmail
6 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
6 1 (3.57%) Varnish
6 1 (3.57%) VMFS
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) SCOM
2 5 (17.86%) OVSD
3 4 (14.29%) OpenView
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.57%) Ansible
5 1 (3.57%) Bacula
5 1 (3.57%) Cacti
5 1 (3.57%) cPanel
5 1 (3.57%) Kibana
5 1 (3.57%) logstash
5 1 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.57%) Plesk
5 1 (3.57%) Puppet
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.57%) Salt
5 1 (3.57%) SCSM
5 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) VMware
2 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) NetApp
4 9 (32.14%) HP
5 8 (28.57%) Veritas
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 4 (14.29%) StorageTek
7 4 (14.29%) Sun
8 3 (10.71%) Hitachi
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco
9 2 (7.14%) Citrix
9 2 (7.14%) CommVault
9 2 (7.14%) IBM
9 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 2 (7.14%) Symantec
10 1 (3.57%) arcserve
10 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
10 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
10 1 (3.57%) Veeam
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