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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 253 241 217
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -24
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 17 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 0.55% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Average daily rate
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£385 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £328 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £368 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £325 £381
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.46 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.69% +9.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -15.78%
iSCSI
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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
1817 1815 1613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.34% 19.84% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 859 741
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 129 97 102
Average hourly rate £27.00 £20.21 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.63% -10.20%
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%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iSCSI across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

iSCSI Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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 -3 9 - - 2
Berkshire -1 5 £404 +15.35% 3
Kent - 2 £375 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI.

1 38 (74.51%) VMware
2 36 (70.59%) SAN
3 33 (64.71%) Windows
4 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
5 21 (41.18%) Linux
5 21 (41.18%) Fibre Channel
6 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
8 17 (33.33%) vSphere
8 17 (33.33%) FCoE
9 15 (29.41%) Perl
10 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
10 14 (27.45%) Citrix
10 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (25.49%) IIS
12 11 (21.57%) UNIX
12 11 (21.57%) DNS
12 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
13 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (19.61%) Java
13 10 (19.61%) HP
13 10 (19.61%) Cisco
13 10 (19.61%) VMware ESX
14 9 (17.65%) Firewall
14 9 (17.65%) Replication
14 9 (17.65%) C
14 9 (17.65%) SQL
14 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (17.65%) EqualLogic
15 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing iSCSI 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 iSCSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (25.49%) IIS
3 8 (15.69%) SAS
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (70.59%) SAN
2 21 (41.18%) Fibre Channel
3 17 (33.33%) FCoE
4 11 (21.57%) DNS
5 9 (17.65%) Firewall
6 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
7 7 (13.73%) VoIP
7 7 (13.73%) DHCP
7 7 (13.73%) Network Security
7 7 (13.73%) NAS
8 6 (11.76%) VPN
9 5 (9.80%) WAN
10 4 (7.84%) Ethernet
10 4 (7.84%) Wireless
10 4 (7.84%) BIG-IP
11 3 (5.88%) VLAN
11 3 (5.88%) LAN
12 2 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (3.92%) SSL
13 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Administrator
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) IT Support
4 5 (9.80%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Server Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Development Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Server Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (3.92%) Flash
3 1 (1.96%) YAML
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.65%) EqualLogic
2 9 (17.65%) Replication
3 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.88%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.92%) NHS
5 2 (3.92%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.92%) Clustering
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.92%) Celerra
5 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) Life Science
6 1 (1.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 33 (64.71%) Windows
2 21 (41.18%) Linux
3 11 (21.57%) UNIX
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (13.73%) AIX
8 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
9 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.92%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.92%) CentOS
11 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.96%) Solaris
11 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
2 7 (13.73%) Change Management
3 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (11.76%) Information Security Management
3 6 (11.76%) Security Management
3 6 (11.76%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) Information Security
3 6 (11.76%) ISMS
3 6 (11.76%) Change Control
3 6 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (9.80%) Performance Management
4 5 (9.80%) Migration
5 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) Service Management
7 2 (3.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) Perl
2 10 (19.61%) Java
3 9 (17.65%) C
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) Groovy
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) CCNP
2 2 (3.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.96%) MCP
3 1 (1.96%) MCSA
3 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MOS
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.80%) SLA
3 2 (3.92%) QA
4 1 (1.96%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
3 17 (33.33%) vSphere
4 10 (19.61%) VMware ESX
5 7 (13.73%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 6 (11.76%) DFS Replication
7 3 (5.88%) NFS
8 2 (3.92%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.96%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (3.92%) FortiGate
1 2 (3.92%) SnapMirror
2 1 (1.96%) vMotion
2 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) OVSD
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (74.51%) VMware
2 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
3 14 (27.45%) Citrix
4 10 (19.61%) Cisco
4 10 (19.61%) HP
5 7 (13.73%) Dell
5 7 (13.73%) Veritas
6 6 (11.76%) CommVault
7 5 (9.80%) Veeam
8 4 (7.84%) F5
8 4 (7.84%) NetApp
8 4 (7.84%) IBM
9 2 (3.92%) Juniper
9 2 (3.92%) EMC
9 2 (3.92%) McAfee
9 2 (3.92%) Websense
9 2 (3.92%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle
10 1 (1.96%) QNAP
10 1 (1.96%) Altiris
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