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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 214 213 226
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 42 36 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.38% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 2.13% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 7
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £388 £263
% change year-on-year
-17.41% +47.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-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
2010 1694 1667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.08% 17.91% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 751 694
Average daily rate £350 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 116 161
Average hourly rate £36.00 £21.13 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.41% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.50 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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
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 24 April 2015.

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
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Hampshire -2 14 £315 - 1
Berkshire +1 7 £300 - 4
East Sussex -7 6 £250 +23.45% 4
Buckinghamshire -16 5 £403 +34.16% 1
Middlesex - 2 £180 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £320 -
Surrey - 2 £365 -
Kent -4 1 £450 +14.28%
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 55 (80.88%) VMware
2 47 (69.12%) Windows
3 40 (58.82%) SAN
4 39 (57.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (48.53%) Fibre Channel
6 31 (45.59%) Cisco
7 27 (39.71%) Firewall
8 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
9 25 (36.76%) Linux
10 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
10 23 (33.82%) F5
11 21 (30.88%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (29.41%) FCoE
13 17 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (25.00%) Software Testing
13 17 (25.00%) Veritas
13 17 (25.00%) CCNP
13 17 (25.00%) AIX
13 17 (25.00%) Perl
14 16 (23.53%) VoIP
14 16 (23.53%) HP
15 15 (22.06%) BIG-IP
15 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
16 14 (20.59%) NetApp
16 14 (20.59%) MS Exchange
16 14 (20.59%) ITIL
16 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (19.12%) WAN
17 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
17 13 (19.12%) Cisco ASA

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) SAS
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) PaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (58.82%) SAN
2 33 (48.53%) Fibre Channel
3 27 (39.71%) Firewall
4 20 (29.41%) FCoE
5 17 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (23.53%) VoIP
7 15 (22.06%) BIG-IP
8 13 (19.12%) WAN
8 13 (19.12%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (17.65%) DNS
10 10 (14.71%) LAN
11 8 (11.76%) DHCP
11 8 (11.76%) VLAN
11 8 (11.76%) Network Security
12 7 (10.29%) Cisco PIX
12 7 (10.29%) Ethernet
12 7 (10.29%) Internet
12 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
13 6 (8.82%) VPN
13 6 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.47%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Consultant
3 9 (13.24%) Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Test Specialist
5 7 (10.29%) Network Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) IT Support
9 3 (4.41%) Senior IT Support
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Flash
2 1 (1.47%) YAML
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Replication
2 6 (8.82%) EqualLogic
3 4 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 4 (5.88%) Clustering
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.41%) NHS
5 2 (2.94%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.94%) Celerra
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Open Source
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.47%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 47 (69.12%) Windows
2 25 (36.76%) Linux
3 17 (25.00%) AIX
4 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.29%) Ubuntu
6 7 (10.29%) CentOS
7 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.94%) UNIX
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 14 (20.59%) ITIL
2 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.71%) Test Automation
4 9 (13.24%) Change Control
4 9 (13.24%) OO
5 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.82%) Service Management
6 6 (8.82%) Capacity Management
6 6 (8.82%) Protective Monitoring
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.35%) Performance Testing
7 5 (7.35%) ITSM
8 4 (5.88%) Change Management
8 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.88%) Information Security
8 4 (5.88%) Information Security Management
8 4 (5.88%) Security Management
8 4 (5.88%) ISMS
8 4 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.00%) Perl
2 8 (11.76%) SQL
3 6 (8.82%) Java
4 5 (7.35%) C
5 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.47%) Groovy
6 1 (1.47%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) PHP
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (25.00%) CCNP
3 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
4 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.29%) CCNA
6 5 (7.35%) CCDP
6 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.88%) JNCIS
7 4 (5.88%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.94%) MCSE
9 1 (1.47%) MCP
9 1 (1.47%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (57.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
3 13 (19.12%) Hyper-V
4 12 (17.65%) vSphere
5 10 (14.71%) NFS
6 4 (5.88%) DFS Replication
7 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.94%) vCloud
9 1 (1.47%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) OVSD
2 3 (4.41%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.41%) WSUS
3 2 (2.94%) Nagios
3 2 (2.94%) SCCM
3 2 (2.94%) vMotion
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 55 (80.88%) VMware
2 31 (45.59%) Cisco
3 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 23 (33.82%) F5
5 17 (25.00%) Veritas
6 16 (23.53%) HP
7 14 (20.59%) NetApp
8 12 (17.65%) Juniper
9 9 (13.24%) Citrix
10 7 (10.29%) CheckPoint
11 6 (8.82%) IBM
12 5 (7.35%) Mercator
13 4 (5.88%) CommVault
13 4 (5.88%) Dell
14 3 (4.41%) Kaspersky
14 3 (4.41%) McAfee
15 2 (2.94%) Websense
15 2 (2.94%) Avaya
15 2 (2.94%) EMC
15 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
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