The table below looks at the statistics for FCoE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FCoE over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
Rank 624 588 602
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +14
Contract jobs citing FCoE 27 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.066% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.45% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 3
Median daily rate £370 £320 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -44.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £250 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+32.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8480 8003 7116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.84% 14.78% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5139 4435 3863
Median daily rate £388 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 457 402
Median hourly rate £28.50 £25.85 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +29.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

FCoE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing FCoE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FCoE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FCoE
Daily Rate Trend

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

FCoE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FCoE
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FCoE within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

FCoE Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FCoE
Hourly Rate Trend

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

FCoE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FCoE
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FCoE within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England -18 26 £370 +15.62% 5
South East -5 13 £363 +20.83% 3
London -15 10 £473 +45.38% 1
Hampshire +2 8 - -
Winchester -5 8 - -
Berkshire - 5 £363 -
Yorkshire - 2 £525 -
Slough - 2 £351 -
Sheffield - 2 £525 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £525 -
City of London +28 1 £800 +69.31%
East of England +6 1 - - 1
Watford - 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 £500 -
Scotland - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FCoE 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 FCoE.

1 37 (92.50%) SAN
2 33 (82.50%) Linux
3 32 (80.00%) VMware
4 31 (77.50%) Windows
5 30 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
6 28 (70.00%) iSCSI
7 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (67.50%) Cisco
8 22 (55.00%) NetApp
9 19 (47.50%) NFS
10 18 (45.00%) IBM
10 18 (45.00%) NAS
10 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
11 16 (40.00%) Solaris
11 16 (40.00%) LAN
11 16 (40.00%) WAN
12 15 (37.50%) EMC
13 14 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (32.50%) Multicast
14 13 (32.50%) KVM
14 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
14 13 (32.50%) SRDF
14 13 (32.50%) Intel
14 13 (32.50%) Benchmarking
14 13 (32.50%) SQL
14 13 (32.50%) Oracle
14 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
15 12 (30.00%) Perl
15 12 (30.00%) Xen
16 11 (27.50%) DataSynapse

FCoE
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 11 (27.50%) Apache
1 11 (27.50%) IIS
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
1 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (92.50%) SAN
2 30 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
3 28 (70.00%) iSCSI
4 18 (45.00%) NAS
5 16 (40.00%) LAN
5 16 (40.00%) WAN
6 13 (32.50%) Multicast
7 11 (27.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (27.50%) Firewall
7 11 (27.50%) HTTP
8 8 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) Ethernet
10 6 (15.00%) BGP
11 5 (12.50%) OSPF
12 4 (10.00%) EIGRP
12 4 (10.00%) FabricPath
12 4 (10.00%) Wireless
13 3 (7.50%) MPLS
13 3 (7.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) Hadoop
2 11 (27.50%) HBase
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (25.00%) Banking
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Architect
2 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (27.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 11 (27.50%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Test Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Support
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) FlexPod Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) NetApp Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Network Support
6 3 (7.50%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) Middleware
1 11 (27.50%) Rendezvous
2 10 (25.00%) HTML
2 10 (25.00%) XML
2 10 (25.00%) XSLT
3 6 (15.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 5 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 5 (12.50%) e-Health
3 5 (12.50%) FlexPod
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.50%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.50%) Equities
5 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Linux
2 31 (77.50%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Solaris
4 9 (22.50%) AIX
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.50%) SUSE
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (32.50%) Benchmarking
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) ITIL
5 8 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (15.00%) DevOps
6 6 (15.00%) Network Design
7 5 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
8 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.50%) Service Management
8 3 (7.50%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.00%) Change Control
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (5.00%) Operations Management
9 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) Perl
3 10 (25.00%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.00%) CCNP
3 5 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (12.50%) NCDA
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (47.50%) NFS
3 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
3 13 (32.50%) KVM
3 13 (32.50%) SRDF
4 12 (30.00%) Xen
5 11 (27.50%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 5 (12.50%) vSphere
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (10.00%) SnapVault
3 3 (7.50%) FortiGate
4 2 (5.00%) Nagios
4 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.50%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) VMware
2 27 (67.50%) Cisco
3 22 (55.00%) NetApp
4 18 (45.00%) IBM
5 15 (37.50%) EMC
6 13 (32.50%) Intel
6 13 (32.50%) Oracle
7 11 (27.50%) DataSynapse
7 11 (27.50%) Sybase
7 11 (27.50%) TIBCO
8 9 (22.50%) Veritas
9 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.00%) Juniper
11 5 (12.50%) CA
11 5 (12.50%) F5
12 4 (10.00%) Symantec
13 3 (7.50%) HP
14 2 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
14 2 (5.00%) Forcepoint
14 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
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