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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 243 263 244
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 19 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.15% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 0.84% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 3
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £391 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £385 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.79% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-66.25% +14.28%
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
1573 1793 1838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.98% 18.27% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 972 863
Median daily rate £375 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 127 99
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.20% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Surrey - 6 £394 - 2
Hampshire 0 4 £325 -
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £450 -
Berkshire +3 3 £388 -1.89% 2
West Sussex - 2 £370 -
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 38 (86.36%) VMware
2 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 35 (79.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
4 26 (59.09%) Linux
5 22 (50.00%) ITIL
6 21 (47.73%) SCOM
6 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
7 20 (45.45%) NFS
7 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
8 19 (43.18%) HP
8 19 (43.18%) SAN
9 18 (40.91%) SC Cleared
9 18 (40.91%) Virtual Environments
10 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
12 13 (29.55%) NetApp
13 12 (27.27%) Citrix
13 12 (27.27%) MS Office
13 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
14 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
15 10 (22.73%) vSphere
15 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
15 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (22.73%) Service Management
15 10 (22.73%) ITSM
16 9 (20.45%) OVSD
16 9 (20.45%) Ubuntu
16 9 (20.45%) DNS

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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Confluence
5 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.27%) SAS
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Office
2 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) Office 365
3 2 (4.55%) GitHub
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.27%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) SAN
2 12 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (20.45%) DNS
4 8 (18.18%) DHCP
5 7 (15.91%) FCoE
5 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.09%) MPLS
6 4 (9.09%) NAS
7 2 (4.55%) VoIP
8 1 (2.27%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.27%) Firewall
8 1 (2.27%) LAN
8 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.55%) MSI
1 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.27%) Ant
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Consultant
2 7 (15.91%) Storage Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (11.36%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) NetApp Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Test Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Operations Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Cloud Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) COM
2 1 (2.27%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.27%) LAMP
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 7 (15.91%) Device Driver
3 7 (15.91%) Replication
4 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.82%) Clustering
5 3 (6.82%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Linux
3 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (20.45%) CentOS
7 9 (20.45%) Ubuntu
8 8 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (15.91%) AIX
10 3 (6.82%) Unix
11 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (2.27%) Debian
12 1 (2.27%) Fedora
12 1 (2.27%) Solaris
12 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
12 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) ITIL
2 18 (40.91%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (22.73%) ITSM
3 10 (22.73%) Service Management
4 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) High Availability
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Capacity Management
5 6 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
7 4 (9.09%) Security Hardening
8 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.82%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) MOF
9 2 (4.55%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.91%) Perl
3 6 (13.64%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) C-shell
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
2 18 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) SAP Certification
5 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.55%) MCP
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (9.09%) ISO22301
System Software
1 35 (79.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 20 (45.45%) NFS
3 16 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (22.73%) vSphere
5 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
5 9 (20.45%) XenApp
6 1 (2.27%) Docker
6 1 (2.27%) KVM
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.27%) Postfix
6 1 (2.27%) qmail
6 1 (2.27%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.27%) Varnish
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (47.73%) SCOM
2 9 (20.45%) OVSD
3 5 (11.36%) NetBackup
3 5 (11.36%) SCCM
4 4 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (9.09%) vRealize
5 3 (6.82%) Ansible
6 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.55%) NetVault Backup
6 2 (4.55%) Packer
6 2 (4.55%) Puppet
7 1 (2.27%) Cacti
7 1 (2.27%) Grafana
7 1 (2.27%) logstash
7 1 (2.27%) Nagios
7 1 (2.27%) Plesk
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (2.27%) SCSM
7 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) VMware
2 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
3 19 (43.18%) HP
4 13 (29.55%) NetApp
5 12 (27.27%) Citrix
6 7 (15.91%) EMC
6 7 (15.91%) Veritas
7 6 (13.64%) Symantec
8 4 (9.09%) arcserve
8 4 (9.09%) SAP
8 4 (9.09%) Sophos
8 4 (9.09%) Veeam
9 3 (6.82%) CommVault
9 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.55%) Dell
10 2 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (4.55%) IBM
11 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.27%) Oracle
11 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
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