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

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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 111 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing Brocade 8 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.38% 0.47% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 1.20% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £246
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +42.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
Brocade
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
858 665 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.53% 39.28% 46.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 398 336
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 35
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £8.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £23.90 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Brocade
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Leeds -20 7 £420 -32.80%
Brocade
Yorkshire

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Brocade 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 Brocade.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) NetApp
3 6 (75.00%) DMZ
3 6 (75.00%) Internet
3 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (37.50%) F5

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Brocade 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 Brocade. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) DMZ
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) FCoE
5 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) IPv4
5 1 (12.50%) IPv6
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SAN Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (12.50%) DTV
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCIP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (37.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) SAP