The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 81 86 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing Brocade 23 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.74% 0.58% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 1.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate £388 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £413 £379
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -
Brocade
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
735 639 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 55.56% 46.68% 53.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 347 404
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 35 43
Average hourly rate £28.75 £15.75 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.53% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £10.75 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Redhill - 9 £365 -
Epsom - 5 - -
Brocade
South East

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Brocade 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 Brocade.

1 30 (93.75%) Unix
1 30 (93.75%) Solaris
2 27 (84.38%) Fibre Channel
3 26 (81.25%) EMC
3 26 (81.25%) Linux
4 25 (78.13%) SAN
4 25 (78.13%) NetBackup
5 24 (75.00%) Red Hat
6 23 (71.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (68.75%) Sun
7 22 (68.75%) Oracle
8 19 (59.38%) StorageTek
8 19 (59.38%) Veritas
8 19 (59.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 19 (59.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 19 (59.38%) Oracle ZFS
9 18 (56.25%) High Availability
9 18 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (46.88%) MySQL
10 15 (46.88%) VLDB
10 15 (46.88%) OLTP
10 15 (46.88%) Red Hat Satellite
10 15 (46.88%) GlusterFS
10 15 (46.88%) EMC VMAX
11 11 (34.38%) Migration
11 11 (34.38%) NetApp
11 11 (34.38%) NAS
12 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
12 10 (31.25%) Windows
13 9 (28.13%) Finance

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Brocade 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 Brocade. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) Fibre Channel
2 25 (78.13%) SAN
3 11 (34.38%) NAS
4 4 (12.50%) LDAP
5 3 (9.38%) Firewall
5 3 (9.38%) SSH
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) MySQL
1 15 (46.88%) OLTP
1 15 (46.88%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Banking
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Administrator
2 22 (68.75%) Unix Administrator
3 11 (34.38%) Storage Administrator
3 11 (34.38%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 11 (34.38%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) SAN Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) EMC Storage Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Storage Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Storage Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) EMC VMAX
2 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.25%) Contactless
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Solaris
1 30 (93.75%) Unix
2 26 (81.25%) Linux
3 23 (71.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Windows
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 18 (56.25%) High Availability
2 11 (34.38%) Migration
3 8 (25.00%) Change Management
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 4 (12.50%) Logistics
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) NCDA
1 4 (12.50%) NCIE
1 4 (12.50%) NCSA
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (46.88%) GlusterFS
3 3 (9.38%) RHEV
4 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (78.13%) NetBackup
2 19 (59.38%) Oracle ZFS
2 19 (59.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 15 (46.88%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) EMC
2 24 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 22 (68.75%) Oracle
3 22 (68.75%) Sun
4 19 (59.38%) StorageTek
4 19 (59.38%) Veritas
5 11 (34.38%) NetApp
6 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.75%) Symantec
8 2 (6.25%) IBM
8 2 (6.25%) VMware