The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Brocade
Rank 136 109 119
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Contract jobs citing Brocade 13 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.36% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.82% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £488 £380 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% +23.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.24 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.24 -
% change year-on-year
-10.09% -
Brocade
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1497 1103 1280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.20% 43.91% 49.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 524 605
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 79 97
Median hourly rate £17.12 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.13% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.00 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.55 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Brocade as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Brocade across the West Midlands region.

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the West Midlands region.

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Solihull +7 11 - -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Juniper
3 13 (72.22%) WAN
3 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
4 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 11 (61.11%) VoIP
6 10 (55.56%) VPN
6 10 (55.56%) LAN
6 10 (55.56%) VLAN
7 8 (44.44%) WLAN
8 6 (33.33%) Wireless
8 6 (33.33%) F5
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (27.78%) CCNP
10 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
10 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
10 3 (16.67%) CCIE
10 3 (16.67%) Firewall
10 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
10 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
10 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
10 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
10 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
10 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (16.67%) Skype
10 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) VoIP
3 10 (55.56%) LAN
3 10 (55.56%) VLAN
3 10 (55.56%) VPN
4 8 (44.44%) WLAN
5 6 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 3 (16.67%) Skype
7 2 (11.11%) BGP
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
7 2 (11.11%) FTP
7 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
7 2 (11.11%) MPLS
7 2 (11.11%) OSPF
7 2 (11.11%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Architect
1 12 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support
3 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Networks
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Network Design
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) SFIA
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Escalation Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.56%) Line Management
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) CCNP
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) CCA
5 1 (5.56%) CCDA
5 1 (5.56%) CCDP
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Opsview
1 1 (5.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Juniper
3 6 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 2 (11.11%) Aruba
5 2 (11.11%) BMC
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.56%) Splunk
6 1 (5.56%) TOWER Software
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