The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 507 578 536
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -42
Contract jobs citing Brocade 107 71 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.30% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 41 59
Median daily rate £360 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £369
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -52.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - £37.00

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22568 23575 25234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 42.87% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13786 13840 14923
Median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 870 966 1216
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.80 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Brocade
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Brocade
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
England +62 102 £350 -12.50% 22
South East +31 27 £350 +1.08% 9
London +8 27 £375 -28.57% 6
Yorkshire +42 20 £175 -44.00%
Sheffield - 17 £175 -
South Yorkshire - 17 £175 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £345 -
North East - 10 £345 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £338 -
Surrey +24 8 £375 - 4
South West +10 8 £350 +12.00% 3
West Yorkshire - 8 £175 -
Leeds - 8 £175 -
Hampshire +21 7 £360 +20.80% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £345 -
City of London -8 6 £428 -17.59% 3
West Midlands -19 5 £406 -
Oxford - 5 £338 -
Wiltshire 0 4 £400 +28.00% 1
Cornwall - 4 £350 -
Basingstoke - 4 £460 - 1
Epsom 0 3 - - 3
Sunderland - 3 - -
South Wales - 3 £375 -
Cardiff - 3 £375 -
Wales - 3 £375 -
Swindon +8 2 - -
Berkshire +7 2 - - 3
East Midlands +3 2 £388 +98.71%
Solihull -3 2 - -

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Brocade.

1 124 (60.19%) Cisco
2 84 (40.78%) SAN
3 68 (33.01%) HP
4 65 (31.55%) VMware
5 63 (30.58%) Firewall
6 62 (30.10%) Windows
7 56 (27.18%) Linux
8 45 (21.84%) Unix
8 45 (21.84%) Juniper
8 45 (21.84%) CheckPoint
9 44 (21.36%) NetApp
9 44 (21.36%) EMC
9 44 (21.36%) Migration
10 42 (20.39%) Cisco ASA
11 41 (19.90%) Microsoft
12 39 (18.93%) VMware Infrastructure
13 38 (18.45%) F5
14 36 (17.48%) ITIL
15 35 (16.99%) Active Directory
15 35 (16.99%) Data Centre
16 34 (16.50%) NetBackup
17 33 (16.02%) Veritas
18 32 (15.53%) WAN
18 32 (15.53%) Finance
18 32 (15.53%) Security Cleared
19 31 (15.05%) LAN
20 30 (14.56%) Red Hat
20 30 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
21 29 (14.08%) SC Cleared
21 29 (14.08%) Load Balancing

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (3.88%) Apache
1 8 (3.88%) SharePoint
1 8 (3.88%) Skype for Business
1 8 (3.88%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.91%) IIS
3 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.46%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.46%) SAS
4 2 (0.97%) JBoss
5 1 (0.49%) CMS
5 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (7.77%) MS Office
2 5 (2.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.88%) Office 365
3 6 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.97%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 84 (40.78%) SAN
2 63 (30.58%) Firewall
3 42 (20.39%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (15.53%) WAN
5 31 (15.05%) LAN
6 29 (14.08%) Fibre Channel
7 28 (13.59%) NetScaler
8 27 (13.11%) VPN
9 26 (12.62%) DNS
10 23 (11.17%) NAS
10 23 (11.17%) VLAN
11 22 (10.68%) Network Security
11 22 (10.68%) Wireless
12 21 (10.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (7.77%) SSL
13 16 (7.77%) VoIP
14 15 (7.28%) BGP
14 15 (7.28%) OSPF
14 15 (7.28%) WLAN
15 13 (6.31%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.43%) OLTP
2 5 (2.43%) VLDB
3 1 (0.49%) DB2
3 1 (0.49%) Ingres
3 1 (0.49%) MySQL
3 1 (0.49%) Redis
3 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (2.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.46%) Bitbucket
2 3 (1.46%) JIRA
3 2 (0.97%) Subversion
4 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (15.53%) Finance
2 15 (7.28%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.85%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.88%) Banking
5 5 (2.43%) Retail
6 4 (1.94%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (21.36%) Network Engineer
2 34 (16.50%) Storage Engineer
3 32 (15.53%) Administrator
4 29 (14.08%) Architect
5 23 (11.17%) Security Engineer
6 22 (10.68%) Network Security Engineer
7 19 (9.22%) Network Architect
8 15 (7.28%) Analyst
8 15 (7.28%) Cisco Engineer
9 13 (6.31%) SAN Engineer
9 13 (6.31%) SAN Storage Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) Unix Administrator
11 11 (5.34%) Consultant
11 11 (5.34%) Solaris Administrator
11 11 (5.34%) Storage Administrator
12 10 (4.85%) Brocade Engineer
12 10 (4.85%) Designer
12 10 (4.85%) Network Designer
12 10 (4.85%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.46%) Middleware
1 3 (1.46%) Velocity
2 2 (0.97%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.49%) .NET
3 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.49%) HTML
3 1 (0.49%) JSON
3 1 (0.49%) REST
3 1 (0.49%) SOAP
3 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.99%) Data Centre
2 23 (11.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 20 (9.71%) Clustering
4 18 (8.74%) EMC VNX
5 14 (6.80%) EMC VMAX
5 14 (6.80%) HP Storage
6 13 (6.31%) Replication
7 12 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.88%) Computer Science
9 7 (3.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (2.43%) Celerra
10 5 (2.43%) HP StoreVirtual
11 4 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.94%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.94%) Symmetrix
12 3 (1.46%) Derivative
12 3 (1.46%) EMC Centera
12 3 (1.46%) Fintech
12 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (30.10%) Windows
2 56 (27.18%) Linux
3 45 (21.84%) Unix
4 27 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (13.11%) Windows Server
5 22 (10.68%) Solaris
6 13 (6.31%) Data ONTAP
7 12 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (4.85%) AIX
10 7 (3.40%) HPUX
11 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.46%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.46%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.46%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.46%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.49%) MVS
13 1 (0.49%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.36%) Migration
2 36 (17.48%) ITIL
3 29 (14.08%) Load Balancing
4 24 (11.65%) High Availability
5 14 (6.80%) Network Management
6 13 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (5.83%) Network Design
8 11 (5.34%) Problem Management
8 11 (5.34%) Service Management
9 10 (4.85%) DevOps
9 10 (4.85%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (4.37%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (4.37%) SIEM
11 8 (3.88%) Change Management
11 8 (3.88%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.40%) DDoS Mitigation
13 6 (2.91%) Capacity Management
13 6 (2.91%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (2.91%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (2.91%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.14%) SQL
2 10 (4.85%) Python
3 9 (4.37%) C#
3 9 (4.37%) Java
4 6 (2.91%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.43%) Korn
6 4 (1.94%) AWK
6 4 (1.94%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.97%) C
7 2 (0.97%) Perl
8 1 (0.49%) C++
8 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (15.53%) Security Cleared
2 30 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (14.08%) SC Cleared
4 17 (8.25%) CCNP
5 10 (4.85%) CCNA
5 10 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (4.85%) JNCIS
6 9 (4.37%) CCIE
6 9 (4.37%) CISSP
7 8 (3.88%) CCDP
7 8 (3.88%) CCSE
8 5 (2.43%) JNCIA
8 5 (2.43%) JNCIP
9 4 (1.94%) RHCE
10 3 (1.46%) CCDA
10 3 (1.46%) CCSA
11 2 (0.97%) CCSP
11 2 (0.97%) HP ASE
11 2 (0.97%) HPE ATP
11 2 (0.97%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) SLA
2 5 (2.43%) HIPAA
2 5 (2.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 39 (18.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (16.99%) Active Directory
3 20 (9.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 20 (9.71%) vSphere
4 19 (9.22%) NFS
5 14 (6.80%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.85%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.91%) Samba
8 5 (2.43%) Veritas File System
8 5 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.46%) SRDF
9 3 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.46%) XenApp
9 3 (1.46%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.97%) vCloud
11 1 (0.49%) Docker
11 1 (0.49%) KVM
11 1 (0.49%) LXC
11 1 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (16.50%) NetBackup
2 14 (6.80%) Puppet
3 12 (5.83%) Nagios
4 10 (4.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (4.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 9 (4.37%) Nessus
5 9 (4.37%) OpenView
5 9 (4.37%) vRealize
6 8 (3.88%) Zenoss
7 6 (2.91%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (2.43%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (2.43%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.43%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (1.46%) EMC Navisphere
9 3 (1.46%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.46%) SCCM
9 3 (1.46%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.97%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 124 (60.19%) Cisco
2 68 (33.01%) HP
3 65 (31.55%) VMware
4 45 (21.84%) CheckPoint
4 45 (21.84%) Juniper
5 44 (21.36%) EMC
5 44 (21.36%) NetApp
6 41 (19.90%) Microsoft
7 38 (18.45%) F5
8 33 (16.02%) Veritas
9 30 (14.56%) Red Hat
10 29 (14.08%) 3PAR
11 20 (9.71%) Dell
11 20 (9.71%) Oracle
11 20 (9.71%) Palo Alto
12 19 (9.22%) Sun
13 18 (8.74%) Symantec
14 16 (7.77%) Fortinet
15 15 (7.28%) Blue Coat
15 15 (7.28%) IBM
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