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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
iSCSI
England / South East
Rank 236 252 220
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 7 5 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.058% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.29% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 15
Median daily rate £400 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £390 £320
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.14%

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
1559 1754 1996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.47% 20.44% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 972 951
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 90 115
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £52.63 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 £400 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £275 -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 13 (72.22%) SAN
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 9 (50.00%) Solaris
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (50.00%) Nagios
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) NAS
4 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Veritas File System
4 8 (44.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (44.44%) High Availability
4 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (44.44%) SSH
4 8 (44.44%) Brocade
4 8 (44.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (44.44%) EMC Navisphere
4 8 (44.44%) Veritas
4 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (44.44%) Sun
4 8 (44.44%) FTP
4 8 (44.44%) NFS
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (38.89%) NetApp
6 6 (33.33%) HP
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) HPUX

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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) SAN
2 9 (50.00%) NAS
3 8 (44.44%) FTP
3 8 (44.44%) SSH
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) HTTP
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) BGP
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.56%) IMAP
5 1 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) MPLS
5 1 (5.56%) MRTG
5 1 (5.56%) OSPF
5 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MSI
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Storage Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) SAN Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
4 5 (27.78%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (27.78%) Replication
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (16.67%) EMC VNX
5 2 (11.11%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Solaris
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) HPUX
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.56%) CentOS
8 1 (5.56%) Debian
8 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (44.44%) High Availability
1 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) Security Hardening
3 4 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Jython
3 1 (5.56%) Korn
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) ISO22301
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) NFS
1 8 (44.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 8 (44.44%) Veritas File System
1 8 (44.44%) Virtual Servers
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) Ceph
4 1 (5.56%) Dovecot
4 1 (5.56%) iptables
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) Sendmail
4 1 (5.56%) Squid
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Nagios
2 8 (44.44%) EMC Navisphere
2 8 (44.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (22.22%) Ansible
3 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
3 4 (22.22%) vRealize
4 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Packer
4 3 (16.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 2 (11.11%) Puppet
5 2 (11.11%) SCCM
5 2 (11.11%) SCOM
6 1 (5.56%) BladeLogic
6 1 (5.56%) Cacti
6 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (5.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (5.56%) RANCID
6 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Brocade
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Sun
2 8 (44.44%) Veritas
3 7 (38.89%) NetApp
4 6 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) EMC
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Symantec
7 3 (16.67%) SolidFire
8 2 (11.11%) arcserve
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco
8 2 (11.11%) Citrix
8 2 (11.11%) Dell
8 2 (11.11%) SAP
9 1 (5.56%) BMC
9 1 (5.56%) CA
9 1 (5.56%) Veeam