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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
Rank 569 572 540
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -32
Contract jobs citing FCoE 38 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.019% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 7
Average daily rate
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£320 £575 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.34% +53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £339 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £615 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £280 £269
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £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
7948 6904 6873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.67% 13.12% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4423 3766 3378
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 383 558
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £43.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 2015.

FCoE Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

FCoE
Top 30 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 22 May 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 38 £320 -44.34% 3
London -1 15 £325 -45.83% 2
South East -3 13 £300 +7.14%
Hampshire +6 11 £320 +14.28%
City of London +14 7 £473 -24.40%
Winchester -3 6 - -
Southampton - 4 £320 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £347 -
Nottingham - 3 £347 -
East Midlands - 3 £347 -
East of England - 3 £250 -
Ipswich - 2 £250 -
West Midlands - 2 £450 -
Suffolk - 2 £250 -
Peterborough - 2 £250 -
Cambridge - 2 £250 -
Middlesex - 2 £180 -
Norfolk - 2 £250 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £250 -
Essex - 1 £438 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £450 -
Thetford - 1 £250 -
Somerset - 1 £388 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Great Yarmouth - 1 £250 -
Bath - 1 £388 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £250 -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -

FCoE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 55 (79.71%) SAN
2 53 (76.81%) Fibre Channel
3 48 (69.57%) VMware
4 45 (65.22%) Windows
5 43 (62.32%) iSCSI
6 42 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (57.97%) Linux
8 37 (53.62%) Cisco
9 27 (39.13%) LAN
9 27 (39.13%) Perl
10 25 (36.23%) WAN
11 24 (34.78%) AIX
11 24 (34.78%) Veritas
12 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (30.43%) Software Testing
14 17 (24.64%) DNS
15 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (23.19%) NAS
16 15 (21.74%) IBM
16 15 (21.74%) Solaris
16 15 (21.74%) NetApp
16 15 (21.74%) Firewall
17 14 (20.29%) VPN
17 14 (20.29%) NFS
17 14 (20.29%) NetScaler
17 14 (20.29%) Cisco Nexus
18 13 (18.84%) SQL
18 13 (18.84%) Juniper
19 12 (17.39%) Oracle
19 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V

FCoE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (13.04%) Apache
1 9 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.59%) IIS
3 7 (10.14%) MS Exchange
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (4.35%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.35%) iPlanet
5 3 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.35%) JBoss
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.90%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.90%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Project
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) RMDS
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 55 (79.71%) SAN
2 53 (76.81%) Fibre Channel
3 43 (62.32%) iSCSI
4 27 (39.13%) LAN
5 25 (36.23%) WAN
6 17 (24.64%) DNS
7 16 (23.19%) NAS
8 15 (21.74%) Firewall
9 14 (20.29%) VPN
9 14 (20.29%) NetScaler
9 14 (20.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (17.39%) Multicast
11 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
11 10 (14.49%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (14.49%) VLAN
12 7 (10.14%) BGP
12 7 (10.14%) EIGRP
12 7 (10.14%) IPsec
13 6 (8.70%) DHCP
13 6 (8.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.25%) HBase
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Architect
2 10 (14.49%) Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Test Specialist
3 8 (11.59%) Administrator
4 7 (10.14%) Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.35%) Voice Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Data Centre Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) Rendezvous
1 7 (10.14%) Middleware
2 6 (8.70%) HTML
2 6 (8.70%) XML
2 6 (8.70%) XSLT
3 5 (7.25%) Ultra Messaging
4 3 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Device Driver
1 7 (10.14%) Clustering
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.90%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (65.22%) Windows
2 40 (57.97%) Linux
3 24 (34.78%) AIX
4 15 (21.74%) Solaris
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) SUSE
6 3 (4.35%) UNIX
6 3 (4.35%) HPUX
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) Software Testing
3 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
3 9 (13.04%) OO
4 8 (11.59%) Benchmarking
4 8 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (11.59%) Network Design
5 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.14%) Load Balancing
5 7 (10.14%) Performance Testing
6 6 (8.70%) ITIL
6 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.80%) System Testing
9 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.35%) Network Architecture
9 3 (4.35%) Functional Testing
9 3 (4.35%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) Perl
2 13 (18.84%) SQL
3 11 (15.94%) Java
4 8 (11.59%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.25%) C
7 5 (7.25%) C++
8 4 (5.80%) VBScript
9 3 (4.35%) Korn
9 3 (4.35%) C-shell
9 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.90%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.04%) CCNP
2 9 (13.04%) MCSE
3 8 (11.59%) CCNA
4 4 (5.80%) VCP4
4 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.35%) VCAP
5 3 (4.35%) NCDA
5 3 (4.35%) MCP
5 3 (4.35%) CCIE
6 2 (2.90%) CCA
6 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.90%) HP ASE
6 2 (2.90%) HP MASE
6 2 (2.90%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.90%) MCITP
7 1 (1.45%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (20.29%) NFS
3 12 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 11 (15.94%) KVM
5 9 (13.04%) SRDF
6 8 (11.59%) Xen
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
9 4 (5.80%) vSphere
9 4 (5.80%) XenApp
10 3 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
1 6 (8.70%) SCOM
2 5 (7.25%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.80%) vMotion
4 2 (2.90%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.90%) OpenView
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (69.57%) VMware
2 37 (53.62%) Cisco
3 24 (34.78%) Veritas
4 15 (21.74%) IBM
4 15 (21.74%) NetApp
5 13 (18.84%) Juniper
6 12 (17.39%) Oracle
7 10 (14.49%) EMC
8 9 (13.04%) Intel
8 9 (13.04%) Citrix
8 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 8 (11.59%) HP
9 8 (11.59%) CheckPoint
10 7 (10.14%) DataSynapse
10 7 (10.14%) F5
10 7 (10.14%) TIBCO
11 6 (8.70%) Symantec
12 5 (7.25%) 3PAR
12 5 (7.25%) Sybase
13 4 (5.80%) Brocade
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