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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 250 253 241
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 19 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 0.99% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 6
Median daily rate £419 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £350 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-66.25% +100.00%
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
1678 1812 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.91% 18.94% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 942 736
Median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 121 101
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% +30.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Buckinghamshire +25 8 £490 -
Berkshire +2 4 £431 -
Hampshire -1 4 £325 - 1
Surrey - 2 £273 -
East Sussex +4 1 £375 +7.14%
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 34 (85.00%) VMware
2 33 (82.50%) Windows
3 32 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (67.50%) Linux
5 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
7 21 (52.50%) NFS
8 20 (50.00%) ITIL
8 20 (50.00%) SCOM
9 19 (47.50%) SC Cleared
10 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
10 17 (42.50%) SAN
10 17 (42.50%) Virtual Environments
11 16 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
12 15 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (35.00%) NetApp
13 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (30.00%) HP
14 12 (30.00%) MS Office
15 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 10 (25.00%) Service Management
15 10 (25.00%) ITSM
15 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (22.50%) FCoE
16 9 (22.50%) Citrix
16 9 (22.50%) CentOS
16 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
16 9 (22.50%) OVSD
16 9 (22.50%) Ubuntu
17 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering

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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Office
2 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.50%) CloudBees
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) SAN
2 15 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (22.50%) FCoE
4 7 (17.50%) DNS
5 6 (15.00%) DHCP
6 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.00%) MPLS
8 2 (5.00%) NAS
8 2 (5.00%) VoIP
9 1 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (2.50%) Firewall
9 1 (2.50%) LAN
9 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Consultant
2 7 (17.50%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (12.50%) Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) NetApp Specialist
3 5 (12.50%) Test Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Operations Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Manager
5 3 (7.50%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 8 (20.00%) Replication
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
5 2 (5.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.00%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 27 (67.50%) Linux
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (22.50%) CentOS
5 9 (22.50%) Ubuntu
6 8 (20.00%) AIX
6 8 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
6 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.00%) Unix
8 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.50%) Debian
9 1 (2.50%) Fedora
9 1 (2.50%) Solaris
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (42.50%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (25.00%) ITSM
3 10 (25.00%) Service Management
4 8 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.50%) High Availability
5 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 5 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.00%) MOF
10 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Perl
2 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) C-shell
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (47.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 32 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (52.50%) NFS
3 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
4 16 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
6 6 (15.00%) vSphere
6 6 (15.00%) XenApp
7 2 (5.00%) KVM
7 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.50%) Docker
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.50%) Postfix
8 1 (2.50%) qmail
8 1 (2.50%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.50%) Varnish
8 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.50%) VMFS
8 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (50.00%) SCOM
2 9 (22.50%) OVSD
3 5 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 4 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (10.00%) SCCM
5 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.00%) NetVault Backup
5 2 (5.00%) Puppet
6 1 (2.50%) Ansible
6 1 (2.50%) Bacula
6 1 (2.50%) Cacti
6 1 (2.50%) cPanel
6 1 (2.50%) Graphite
6 1 (2.50%) Kibana
6 1 (2.50%) logstash
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.50%) Salt
6 1 (2.50%) SCSM
6 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) VMware
2 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.00%) NetApp
4 12 (30.00%) HP
5 9 (22.50%) Citrix
6 8 (20.00%) Veritas
7 6 (15.00%) EMC
7 6 (15.00%) Symantec
8 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (10.00%) Sophos
9 3 (7.50%) arcserve
9 3 (7.50%) CommVault
9 3 (7.50%) Veeam
10 2 (5.00%) Cisco
10 2 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (5.00%) IBM
11 1 (2.50%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle
11 1 (2.50%) Rackspace