The table below looks at the statistics for FCoE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FCoE over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
Rank 585 580 554
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Contract jobs citing FCoE 37 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.037% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 16
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£325 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £408 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
7807 7668 7022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.71% 14.03% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4468 4097 3642
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 413 460
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £41.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

FCoE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FCoE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FCoE within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

FCoE Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

FCoE
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FCoE within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
England -2 37 £325 -43.47% 6
London -3 15 £320 -44.34% 2
Hampshire - 12 £340 - 2
South East - 12 £340 - 3
City of London -11 7 £320 -44.34%
Southampton - 7 £340 -
Yorkshire - 5 £375 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £375 - 1
Leeds - 5 £375 - 1
Winchester - 4 - - 2
Feltham - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £250 -
Swindon - 1 £350 -
Wiltshire - 1 £350 -
South West - 1 £350 -
Cambridge - 1 £250 -
Peterborough - 1 £250 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £600 -
Great Yarmouth - 1 £250 -
Ipswich - 1 £250 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £250 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £600 -
Norfolk - 1 £250 -
Suffolk - 1 £250 -

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FCoE 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 FCoE.

1 56 (75.68%) Fibre Channel
2 52 (70.27%) SAN
3 42 (56.76%) VMware
4 41 (55.41%) Cisco
5 40 (54.05%) Windows
5 40 (54.05%) iSCSI
6 37 (50.00%) Linux
7 33 (44.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (35.14%) WAN
9 25 (33.78%) LAN
10 21 (28.38%) Perl
10 21 (28.38%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (24.32%) DNS
12 18 (24.32%) NAS
13 17 (22.97%) Solaris
13 17 (22.97%) SQL
13 17 (22.97%) Firewall
13 17 (22.97%) NetApp
14 16 (21.62%) NFS
14 16 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (20.27%) Ethernet
15 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
15 15 (20.27%) Java
16 14 (18.92%) CCNP
16 14 (18.92%) Multicast
16 14 (18.92%) Hyper-V
17 13 (17.57%) NetScaler
17 13 (17.57%) CCNA
17 13 (17.57%) HP

FCoE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FCoE 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 FCoE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.86%) Apache
1 11 (14.86%) Tomcat
2 10 (13.51%) IIS
3 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.81%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (6.76%) SAS
5 3 (4.05%) JBoss
5 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.05%) iPlanet
5 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.70%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Project
1 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) RMDS
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 56 (75.68%) Fibre Channel
2 52 (70.27%) SAN
3 40 (54.05%) iSCSI
4 26 (35.14%) WAN
5 25 (33.78%) LAN
6 18 (24.32%) DNS
6 18 (24.32%) NAS
7 17 (22.97%) Firewall
8 16 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (20.27%) Ethernet
10 14 (18.92%) Multicast
11 13 (17.57%) NetScaler
11 13 (17.57%) VPN
12 11 (14.86%) TCP/IP
12 11 (14.86%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (12.16%) VLAN
14 8 (10.81%) BGP
14 8 (10.81%) EIGRP
14 8 (10.81%) HTTP
15 6 (8.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) Hadoop
2 7 (9.46%) HBase
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (5.41%) Finance
1 4 (5.41%) Advertising
1 4 (5.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (20.27%) Network Engineer
2 9 (12.16%) Architect
2 9 (12.16%) Administrator
3 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Test Specialist
7 4 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) Development Specialist
9 2 (2.70%) Network Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Rendezvous
1 9 (12.16%) Middleware
2 8 (10.81%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) XML
2 8 (10.81%) XSLT
3 7 (9.46%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (4.05%) J2EE
5 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.46%) Clustering
3 4 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.41%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
5 2 (2.70%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.05%) Windows
2 37 (50.00%) Linux
3 17 (22.97%) Solaris
4 12 (16.22%) AIX
5 10 (13.51%) UNIX
6 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.11%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (4.05%) SUSE
8 3 (4.05%) HPUX
9 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.16%) Software Testing
2 9 (12.16%) Load Balancing
2 9 (12.16%) Benchmarking
2 9 (12.16%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (10.81%) Network Design
4 7 (9.46%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.11%) ITIL
6 4 (5.41%) Change Management
6 4 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Testing
6 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.05%) High Availability
7 3 (4.05%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.05%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (4.05%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.05%) OO
7 3 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) Perl
2 17 (22.97%) SQL
3 15 (20.27%) Java
4 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
5 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.46%) C
6 7 (9.46%) VBScript
7 5 (6.76%) Python
7 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.05%) Korn
8 3 (4.05%) C-shell
8 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.70%) Lisp
9 2 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (18.92%) CCNP
3 13 (17.57%) CCNA
3 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (17.57%) MCSE
4 7 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (9.46%) VCP4
5 4 (5.41%) NCDA
5 4 (5.41%) VCAP
5 4 (5.41%) MCP
6 3 (4.05%) CCIE
7 2 (2.70%) CCA
7 2 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.70%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.70%) MCITP
7 2 (2.70%) Degree
7 2 (2.70%) BC Cleared
7 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.70%) HP ASE
8 1 (1.35%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (44.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (21.62%) NFS
3 14 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 12 (16.22%) KVM
5 10 (13.51%) SRDF
6 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
6 9 (12.16%) Xen
6 9 (12.16%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (10.81%) vSphere
8 7 (9.46%) XenApp
9 3 (4.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) SCCM
1 9 (12.16%) SCOM
2 7 (9.46%) vMotion
3 6 (8.11%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.41%) SnapVault
5 2 (2.70%) OpenView
5 2 (2.70%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.35%) Nagios
6 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 42 (56.76%) VMware
2 41 (55.41%) Cisco
3 17 (22.97%) NetApp
4 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
5 13 (17.57%) IBM
5 13 (17.57%) Oracle
5 13 (17.57%) HP
6 12 (16.22%) Veritas
7 11 (14.86%) CheckPoint
8 10 (13.51%) Juniper
8 10 (13.51%) EMC
8 10 (13.51%) Intel
9 9 (12.16%) Citrix
9 9 (12.16%) TIBCO
9 9 (12.16%) DataSynapse
9 9 (12.16%) F5
10 7 (9.46%) 3PAR
10 7 (9.46%) Symantec
10 7 (9.46%) Sybase
11 5 (6.76%) Brocade
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