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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 582 597 546
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -51
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 38 60 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.76% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 52
Median daily rate £525 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £398 £360
% change year-on-year
+25.78% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.75 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.01% +174.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £41.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year
-46.34% +175.81%

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
7498 7934 8351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.16% 14.33% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4490 4673 4774
Median daily rate £400 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 479 459
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 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 -12 35 £525 +31.25% 5
London -26 17 £580 +40.60% 3
South East +31 12 £525 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £525 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £525 -
Surrey - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 £425 -
Hampshire +24 2 - -
Manchester +4 2 - -
North West +4 2 - -
City of London -6 2 £281 -13.46% 1
Epsom - 2 - -
Aldershot - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £400 -
South West +11 1 - -
Berkshire +5 1 £475 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £400 -
North East - 1 £400 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £400 -
Reading - 1 £475 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £550 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 88 (69.29%) SAN
2 79 (62.20%) Cisco
3 78 (61.42%) VMware
4 67 (52.76%) Linux
5 60 (47.24%) Windows
6 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 52 (40.94%) EMC
8 49 (38.58%) NetApp
9 47 (37.01%) NAS
10 44 (34.65%) iSCSI
11 43 (33.86%) Solaris
12 41 (32.28%) NFS
13 39 (30.71%) WAN
13 39 (30.71%) SQL
14 38 (29.92%) FCoE
15 36 (28.35%) Oracle
16 35 (27.56%) Brocade
17 32 (25.20%) IBM
18 31 (24.41%) SQL Server
19 30 (23.62%) Unix
19 30 (23.62%) KVM
19 30 (23.62%) Data Centre
20 29 (22.83%) HTTP
20 29 (22.83%) LAN
21 26 (20.47%) Apache
21 26 (20.47%) HP
21 26 (20.47%) Performance Tuning
21 26 (20.47%) Hyper-V
22 25 (19.69%) MS Excel
23 24 (18.90%) Intel

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 26 (20.47%) Apache
2 21 (16.54%) IIS
3 19 (14.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 19 (14.96%) Tomcat
4 17 (13.39%) WebSphere
5 16 (12.60%) Oracle Coherence
6 10 (7.87%) SAS
7 8 (6.30%) OpenStack
7 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
8 7 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (5.51%) MS Exchange
8 7 (5.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (5.51%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 25 (19.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.36%) MS Office
3 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.57%) IaaS
3 2 (1.57%) Office 365
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.79%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 88 (69.29%) SAN
2 47 (37.01%) NAS
3 44 (34.65%) iSCSI
4 39 (30.71%) WAN
5 38 (29.92%) FCoE
6 29 (22.83%) HTTP
6 29 (22.83%) LAN
7 23 (18.11%) DNS
8 22 (17.32%) DHCP
9 21 (16.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (16.54%) Multicast
10 15 (11.81%) Firewall
10 15 (11.81%) VPN
11 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
12 12 (9.45%) BGP
12 12 (9.45%) LDAP
12 12 (9.45%) OSPF
13 10 (7.87%) EIGRP
13 10 (7.87%) Ethernet
13 10 (7.87%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.39%) Hadoop
2 17 (13.39%) HBase
3 7 (5.51%) OLTP
3 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.72%) VLDB
5 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) Big Data
6 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.79%) DB2
6 1 (0.79%) OLAP
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (16.54%) Finance
2 19 (14.96%) Banking
3 7 (5.51%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.94%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.15%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (26.77%) Architect
2 27 (21.26%) Infrastructure Architect
3 24 (18.90%) Administrator
4 15 (11.81%) Storage Engineer
5 10 (7.87%) NetApp Engineer
5 10 (7.87%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (7.09%) Consultant
6 9 (7.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.09%) Network Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Solaris Administrator
6 9 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.09%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.30%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) NAS Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) SAN Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) SAN Storage Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Lead Architect
9 6 (4.72%) Storage Administrator
10 5 (3.94%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.32%) Middleware
2 15 (11.81%) HTML
2 15 (11.81%) Rendezvous
2 15 (11.81%) XML
2 15 (11.81%) XSLT
3 2 (1.57%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.57%) ELK Stack
3 2 (1.57%) Web Services
4 1 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.62%) Data Centre
2 19 (14.96%) Replication
3 14 (11.02%) Enterprise Storage
4 13 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (10.24%) EMC VNX
5 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.30%) HP Storage
6 6 (4.72%) Celerra
6 6 (4.72%) EMC VMAX
6 6 (4.72%) FlexPod
6 6 (4.72%) HP StoreVirtual
6 6 (4.72%) Online Banking
7 4 (3.15%) e-Health
7 4 (3.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.36%) Clustering
8 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.36%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.36%) VCE vBlock
9 2 (1.57%) Fintech
9 2 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 67 (52.76%) Linux
2 60 (47.24%) Windows
3 43 (33.86%) Solaris
4 30 (23.62%) Unix
5 22 (17.32%) Windows Server
6 18 (14.17%) Data ONTAP
7 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (6.30%) Debian
9 8 (6.30%) Ubuntu
10 7 (5.51%) CentOS
10 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.15%) AIX
12 1 (0.79%) HPUX
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.79%) SUSE
12 1 (0.79%) VMS
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.47%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.32%) Benchmarking
3 17 (13.39%) ITIL
4 16 (12.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (11.02%) Load Balancing
5 14 (11.02%) Migration
6 12 (9.45%) High Availability
7 9 (7.09%) DevOps
8 8 (6.30%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.72%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (4.72%) QMS
9 6 (4.72%) Quality Management
10 5 (3.94%) Open Source
10 5 (3.94%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (3.94%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.94%) Software Delivery
11 4 (3.15%) Change Management
11 4 (3.15%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (3.15%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.71%) SQL
2 15 (11.81%) Java
2 15 (11.81%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.45%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.30%) Bash Shell
4 8 (6.30%) C
5 7 (5.51%) Korn
5 7 (5.51%) Perl
5 7 (5.51%) Python
5 7 (5.51%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.94%) PHP
7 4 (3.15%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) VB
8 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (18.11%) Cisco Certification
1 23 (18.11%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.81%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.02%) CCNP
4 12 (9.45%) CCIE
4 12 (9.45%) CCNA
5 6 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.36%) Degree
7 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.57%) HP ASE
8 2 (1.57%) HPE ATP
8 2 (1.57%) MCSA
8 2 (1.57%) MCSE
9 1 (0.79%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.79%) CCDE
9 1 (0.79%) NCDA
9 1 (0.79%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (32.28%) NFS
3 30 (23.62%) KVM
4 26 (20.47%) Hyper-V
5 24 (18.90%) SRDF
5 24 (18.90%) Xen
6 22 (17.32%) vSphere
7 16 (12.60%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (11.02%) Active Directory
9 8 (6.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (5.51%) Dovecot
10 7 (5.51%) iptables
10 7 (5.51%) Sendmail
10 7 (5.51%) Squid
10 7 (5.51%) XenApp
11 4 (3.15%) vCloud
12 3 (2.36%) Ceph
12 3 (2.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (15.75%) NetBackup
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle ZFS
3 10 (7.87%) Nagios
4 9 (7.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (7.09%) Puppet
5 8 (6.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 7 (5.51%) Cacti
6 7 (5.51%) HAProxy
7 6 (4.72%) SCCM
8 5 (3.94%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (3.94%) OpenNebula
8 5 (3.94%) SCOM
9 4 (3.15%) NetApp OnCommand
9 4 (3.15%) RANCID
10 3 (2.36%) vRealize
11 2 (1.57%) AirWatch
11 2 (1.57%) Ansible
11 2 (1.57%) PowerCLI
12 1 (0.79%) EMC VPLEX
12 1 (0.79%) Simpana
Vendors
1 79 (62.20%) Cisco
2 78 (61.42%) VMware
3 52 (40.94%) EMC
4 49 (38.58%) NetApp
5 36 (28.35%) Oracle
6 35 (27.56%) Brocade
7 32 (25.20%) IBM
8 26 (20.47%) HP
9 24 (18.90%) Intel
10 22 (17.32%) Microsoft
11 18 (14.17%) Red Hat
12 15 (11.81%) DataSynapse
12 15 (11.81%) Sybase
12 15 (11.81%) TIBCO
13 14 (11.02%) Citrix
14 12 (9.45%) F5
14 12 (9.45%) Sun
14 12 (9.45%) Symantec
14 12 (9.45%) Veritas
15 9 (7.09%) 3PAR
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