The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 81 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 23 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.74% 0.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.35% 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate £388 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £358 £323
% change year-on-year
+2.44% +10.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
Fibre Channel
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
362 286 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.36% 20.89% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 154 107
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 11 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.15 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +132.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.31 £19.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel 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 - 11 £365 -
Epsom - 6 £180 -
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 29 (90.63%) Unix
1 29 (90.63%) Solaris
2 27 (84.38%) SAN
2 27 (84.38%) Brocade
3 26 (81.25%) EMC
4 25 (78.13%) Linux
4 25 (78.13%) NetBackup
4 25 (78.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (71.88%) Red Hat
6 21 (65.63%) Veritas
7 19 (59.38%) StorageTek
7 19 (59.38%) Oracle
7 19 (59.38%) Sun
7 19 (59.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 19 (59.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 19 (59.38%) Oracle ZFS
8 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Satellite
8 17 (53.13%) GlusterFS
8 17 (53.13%) MySQL
9 15 (46.88%) OLTP
9 15 (46.88%) VLDB
9 15 (46.88%) High Availability
9 15 (46.88%) EMC VMAX
10 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
11 11 (34.38%) Windows
12 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
13 8 (25.00%) EMC VNX
13 8 (25.00%) NAS
13 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

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

Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) SAN
2 8 (25.00%) NAS
3 4 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) MySQL
2 15 (46.88%) OLTP
2 15 (46.88%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (18.75%) Banking
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Administrator
2 19 (59.38%) Unix Administrator
3 8 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
3 8 (25.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 8 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) SAN Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Server Support
5 3 (9.38%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) EMC Storage Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Unix Engineer
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 2 (6.25%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Solaris
1 29 (90.63%) Unix
2 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 25 (78.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (34.38%) Windows
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) High Availability
2 14 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (25.00%) Change Management
3 8 (25.00%) Migration
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%) 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 17 (53.13%) GlusterFS
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (78.13%) NetBackup
2 19 (59.38%) Oracle ZFS
2 19 (59.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (9.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Brocade
2 26 (81.25%) EMC
3 23 (71.88%) Red Hat
4 21 (65.63%) Veritas
5 19 (59.38%) Oracle
5 19 (59.38%) StorageTek
5 19 (59.38%) Sun
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) NetApp
8 6 (18.75%) Symantec
9 3 (9.38%) Dell
9 3 (9.38%) VMware
10 1 (3.13%) Intel