The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iSCSI
Rank 142 - 146
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% - 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £393 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
510 361 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.14% 11.76% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 205 218
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 39
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.08 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

iSCSI
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iSCSI across the South West region.

iSCSI Daily Rate Trend in the South West

iSCSI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI across the South West region.

iSCSI Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

iSCSI
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Dorset - 1 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £410 - 2
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 West region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) C-shell
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Maven

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C-shell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec