The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
UK
Rank 559 558 524
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 37 60 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.81% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 34
Median daily rate £450 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £182 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £550 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £377 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.11% +25.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 15
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%

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
6822 7439 7771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.04% 14.55% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4239 4402 4279
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 310 449
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £43.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fibre Channel
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 Fibre Channel within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +20 35 £450 +18.03% 9
London +15 15 £505 +18.82% 1
North West +19 8 £415 -2.35%
Preston - 7 £415 -
Lancashire - 7 £415 -
South East -18 4 £525 +43.58% 3
East of England - 4 £450 - 2
City of London - 3 £551 -
Yorkshire +14 2 £400 -23.80% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £450 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Berkshire +11 1 £600 +9.09% 1
Manchester +9 1 - -
Leicestershire +7 1 £175 -4.10%
Hampshire +4 1 £450 -
East Midlands 0 1 £175 -4.10% 1
Reading 0 1 £600 +9.09% 1
Surrey -3 1 - - 1
North East -19 1 £400 +3.22% 1
Glasgow - 1 £400 -
Scotland - 1 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £400 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £450 - 1

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 51 (65.38%) Cisco
2 48 (61.54%) SAN
3 37 (47.44%) VMware
4 32 (41.03%) Windows
5 31 (39.74%) Linux
5 31 (39.74%) EMC
6 28 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (33.33%) iSCSI
7 26 (33.33%) FCoE
7 26 (33.33%) Brocade
7 26 (33.33%) HP
7 26 (33.33%) WAN
8 23 (29.49%) NAS
9 22 (28.21%) NFS
10 20 (25.64%) Solaris
10 20 (25.64%) Data Centre
11 19 (24.36%) NetApp
12 18 (23.08%) HTTP
13 17 (21.79%) SQL
13 17 (21.79%) Oracle
13 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
13 17 (21.79%) 3PAR
13 17 (21.79%) KVM
14 16 (20.51%) Hyper-V
14 16 (20.51%) Apache
14 16 (20.51%) IBM
14 16 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (20.51%) Finance
15 15 (19.23%) IIS
15 15 (19.23%) Banking

Fibre Channel
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 16 (20.51%) Apache
2 15 (19.23%) IIS
3 12 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 11 (14.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (14.10%) WebSphere
5 10 (12.82%) DataSynapse
5 10 (12.82%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (8.97%) SAS
7 4 (5.13%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (61.54%) SAN
2 26 (33.33%) FCoE
2 26 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 26 (33.33%) WAN
3 23 (29.49%) NAS
4 18 (23.08%) HTTP
5 14 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (17.95%) LAN
6 13 (16.67%) BGP
6 13 (16.67%) OSPF
7 12 (15.38%) DNS
7 12 (15.38%) VPN
8 11 (14.10%) EIGRP
8 11 (14.10%) Multicast
9 10 (12.82%) Firewall
10 9 (11.54%) DHCP
10 9 (11.54%) Ethernet
10 9 (11.54%) Internet
11 7 (8.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) Hadoop
2 10 (12.82%) HBase
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) Big Data
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 15 (19.23%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Law
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Architect
2 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (12.82%) Consultant
3 10 (12.82%) Storage Specialist
4 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Lead Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Network Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Digital Architect
8 3 (3.85%) HP Storage Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.85%) NAS Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) NetApp Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) SAN Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) Middleware
2 10 (12.82%) HTML
2 10 (12.82%) Rendezvous
2 10 (12.82%) XML
2 10 (12.82%) XSLT
3 3 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (7.69%) EMC VNX
3 6 (7.69%) HP Storage
3 6 (7.69%) Replication
4 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.41%) Clustering
5 4 (5.13%) Online Banking
6 3 (3.85%) PKI
6 3 (3.85%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (2.56%) Celerra
7 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.28%) BBC
8 1 (1.28%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) Windows
2 31 (39.74%) Linux
3 20 (25.64%) Solaris
4 15 (19.23%) Windows Server
5 14 (17.95%) Unix
6 6 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.41%) Debian
7 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.41%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.85%) CentOS
9 2 (2.56%) AIX
10 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (17.95%) Migration
2 13 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 12 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (14.10%) Benchmarking
5 9 (11.54%) DevOps
6 8 (10.26%) Data Migration
7 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.69%) ITIL
9 5 (6.41%) Software Delivery
10 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.13%) Validation
11 3 (3.85%) High Availability
11 3 (3.85%) Network Management
12 2 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.56%) Microservices
12 2 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (2.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.79%) SQL
2 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.82%) Java
4 6 (7.69%) C
4 6 (7.69%) Perl
4 6 (7.69%) Python
5 5 (6.41%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.13%) Korn
6 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.85%) C++
8 2 (2.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (16.67%) CCNP
4 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
5 10 (12.82%) CCNA
6 6 (7.69%) CCIE
7 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.56%) Degree
8 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.28%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.28%) CISSP
9 1 (1.28%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.28%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.28%) MCSE
9 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 28 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (28.21%) NFS
3 17 (21.79%) KVM
4 16 (20.51%) Hyper-V
5 13 (16.67%) SRDF
6 11 (14.10%) Xen
7 10 (12.82%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (7.69%) vSphere
9 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
10 4 (5.13%) Dovecot
10 4 (5.13%) iptables
10 4 (5.13%) Sendmail
10 4 (5.13%) Squid
11 3 (3.85%) vCloud
12 2 (2.56%) Ceph
12 2 (2.56%) Docker
12 2 (2.56%) LXC
12 2 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (1.28%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Nagios
2 7 (8.97%) Puppet
3 5 (6.41%) NetBackup
3 5 (6.41%) RANCID
4 4 (5.13%) Cacti
4 4 (5.13%) HAProxy
4 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (3.85%) PowerCLI
5 3 (3.85%) SCCM
5 3 (3.85%) SCOM
5 3 (3.85%) vRealize
6 2 (2.56%) Ansible
6 2 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.56%) OpenAM
6 2 (2.56%) OpenNebula
7 1 (1.28%) Perfmon
7 1 (1.28%) Simpana
7 1 (1.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.28%) vMotion
Vendors
1 51 (65.38%) Cisco
2 37 (47.44%) VMware
3 31 (39.74%) EMC
4 26 (33.33%) Brocade
4 26 (33.33%) HP
5 19 (24.36%) NetApp
6 17 (21.79%) 3PAR
6 17 (21.79%) Oracle
7 16 (20.51%) IBM
8 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 12 (15.38%) Intel
10 10 (12.82%) F5
10 10 (12.82%) Sybase
10 10 (12.82%) TIBCO
11 9 (11.54%) Red Hat
12 8 (10.26%) Juniper
13 6 (7.69%) CheckPoint
14 5 (6.41%) Dell
15 4 (5.13%) Citrix
15 4 (5.13%) Veritas
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