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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 242 239 218
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 20 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 1.72% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 9
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £189 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £31.25 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +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
1743 1803 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.53% 19.13% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 883 760
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 126 100
Median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +58.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.29 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Hampshire +9 7 £325 - 2
Buckinghamshire +14 6 £500 -
Berkshire 0 4 £431 -7.25%
Surrey -5 2 £273 -25.34% 1
East Sussex +1 1 £375 +7.14%
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 31 (83.78%) VMware
2 29 (78.38%) Windows
3 28 (75.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (64.86%) Linux
5 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
6 19 (51.35%) NFS
7 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
8 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
8 17 (45.95%) SAN
9 16 (43.24%) ITIL
9 16 (43.24%) SC Cleared
9 16 (43.24%) SCOM
10 14 (37.84%) Fibre Channel
10 14 (37.84%) Virtual Environments
11 13 (35.14%) Virtual Machines
11 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (32.43%) HP
13 11 (29.73%) NetApp
14 10 (27.03%) Service Management
14 10 (27.03%) ITSM
15 9 (24.32%) OVSD
15 9 (24.32%) CentOS
15 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
15 9 (24.32%) Ubuntu
15 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
15 9 (24.32%) MS Office
15 9 (24.32%) FCoE
15 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
16 8 (21.62%) Perl

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 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Confluence
5 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) SAS
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.70%) CloudBees
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) SAN
2 14 (37.84%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (24.32%) FCoE
4 6 (16.22%) DNS
5 5 (13.51%) DHCP
6 4 (10.81%) MPLS
6 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.11%) NAS
8 2 (5.41%) Firewall
8 2 (5.41%) VoIP
9 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (2.70%) Internet
9 1 (2.70%) Intranet
9 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.70%) LAN
9 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
2 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (5.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Administrator
2 5 (13.51%) Test Specialist
3 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Storage Specialist
3 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Operations Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Manager
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) NetApp Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Server Support
6 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.70%) LAMP
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
1 8 (21.62%) Device Driver
2 7 (18.92%) Replication
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.11%) Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.41%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Linux
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (24.32%) CentOS
4 9 (24.32%) Ubuntu
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (21.62%) AIX
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
7 5 (13.51%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (10.81%) Unix
9 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.70%) Debian
10 1 (2.70%) Fedora
10 1 (2.70%) Solaris
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 14 (37.84%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (27.03%) ITSM
3 10 (27.03%) Service Management
4 8 (21.62%) Performance Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
5 7 (18.92%) High Availability
5 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (16.22%) Capacity Management
7 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
7 5 (13.51%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.41%) MOF
10 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.70%) Data Management
10 1 (2.70%) Logistics
10 1 (2.70%) Project Management
10 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Perl
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) C-shell
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Security Cleared
2 16 (43.24%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 28 (75.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (51.35%) NFS
3 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
4 13 (35.14%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (13.51%) vSphere
6 5 (13.51%) XenApp
7 2 (5.41%) KVM
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.70%) Docker
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.70%) Postfix
8 1 (2.70%) qmail
8 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.70%) Varnish
8 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.70%) VMFS
8 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) SCOM
2 9 (24.32%) OVSD
3 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
4 3 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (8.11%) SCCM
5 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.41%) NetVault Backup
5 2 (5.41%) Puppet
6 1 (2.70%) Ansible
6 1 (2.70%) Bacula
6 1 (2.70%) cPanel
6 1 (2.70%) Grafana
6 1 (2.70%) Graphite
6 1 (2.70%) Kibana
6 1 (2.70%) logstash
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Plesk
6 1 (2.70%) Salt
6 1 (2.70%) SCSM
6 1 (2.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) VMware
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 12 (32.43%) HP
4 11 (29.73%) NetApp
5 8 (21.62%) Citrix
5 8 (21.62%) Veritas
6 5 (13.51%) EMC
6 5 (13.51%) Symantec
7 4 (10.81%) CommVault
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.11%) arcserve
8 3 (8.11%) Sophos
8 3 (8.11%) Veeam
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco
9 2 (5.41%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (5.41%) IBM
10 1 (2.70%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle
10 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
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