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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 226 221 218
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 40 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.17% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 0.97% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 8
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£315 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £393 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
2029 1644 1584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.18% 17.62% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 990 685 619
Average daily rate £343 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 141 156
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +12 21 £315 -10.00% 1
Berkshire - 7 £300 - 3
Buckinghamshire -14 5 £403 +46.36%
Oxfordshire - 3 £320 - 2
Middlesex - 1 £175 -
Surrey - - - - 3
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 45 (78.95%) VMware
2 42 (73.68%) Windows
3 36 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (50.88%) Fibre Channel
4 29 (50.88%) Cisco
5 28 (49.12%) SAN
6 22 (38.60%) Firewall
6 22 (38.60%) F5
7 21 (36.84%) Linux
8 20 (35.09%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (35.09%) Active Directory
9 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
10 17 (29.82%) SC Cleared
10 17 (29.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (29.82%) HP
10 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
10 17 (29.82%) CCNP
11 16 (28.07%) NetApp
11 16 (28.07%) FCoE
12 14 (24.56%) Veritas
12 14 (24.56%) NFS
12 14 (24.56%) AIX
12 14 (24.56%) Perl
12 14 (24.56%) BIG-IP
12 14 (24.56%) Software Testing
13 13 (22.81%) ITIL
13 13 (22.81%) Change Control
13 13 (22.81%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (22.81%) Hyper-V
14 12 (21.05%) VoIP

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
3 4 (7.02%) SAS
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) Fibre Channel
2 28 (49.12%) SAN
3 22 (38.60%) Firewall
4 17 (29.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (28.07%) FCoE
6 14 (24.56%) BIG-IP
7 13 (22.81%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (21.05%) VoIP
8 12 (21.05%) WAN
9 9 (15.79%) DNS
9 9 (15.79%) LAN
10 7 (12.28%) VLAN
10 7 (12.28%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (12.28%) Internet
11 6 (10.53%) DHCP
11 6 (10.53%) Ethernet
11 6 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (8.77%) BGP
12 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
12 5 (8.77%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.75%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.75%) Subversion
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) Test Specialist
4 6 (10.53%) Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Network Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
1 1 (1.75%) XML
1 1 (1.75%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Device Driver
2 3 (5.26%) Replication
2 3 (5.26%) NHS
2 3 (5.26%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.51%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.75%) Open Source
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Linux
3 14 (24.56%) AIX
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.28%) Ubuntu
6 7 (12.28%) CentOS
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Software Testing
2 13 (22.81%) ITIL
2 13 (22.81%) Change Control
3 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.54%) Capacity Management
5 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.53%) Protective Monitoring
6 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.53%) OO
7 5 (8.77%) ITSM
7 5 (8.77%) Service Management
7 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.26%) System Testing
9 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.51%) CRM
10 2 (3.51%) Document Management
10 2 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) Perl
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) Java
3 5 (8.77%) C
4 4 (7.02%) C++
4 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) Groovy
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 17 (29.82%) SC Cleared
3 17 (29.82%) CCNP
4 6 (10.53%) CCNA
5 5 (8.77%) CCDP
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.02%) JNCIS
6 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) CCIE
8 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 36 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (35.09%) Active Directory
3 14 (24.56%) NFS
4 13 (22.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.02%) DFS Replication
5 4 (7.02%) vSphere
6 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.51%) vCloud
8 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.75%) Firmware
8 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) OVSD
2 3 (5.26%) WSUS
3 2 (3.51%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.51%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.51%) vMotion
3 2 (3.51%) Nagios
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (78.95%) VMware
2 29 (50.88%) Cisco
3 22 (38.60%) F5
4 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.82%) HP
5 16 (28.07%) NetApp
6 14 (24.56%) Veritas
7 11 (19.30%) Juniper
8 7 (12.28%) CheckPoint
9 6 (10.53%) IBM
10 5 (8.77%) Mercator
11 4 (7.02%) Citrix
12 3 (5.26%) CommVault
12 3 (5.26%) Dell
12 3 (5.26%) Kaspersky
13 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
13 2 (3.51%) McAfee
13 2 (3.51%) Avaya
14 1 (1.75%) Infoblox
14 1 (1.75%) Coverity
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