The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank - 118 99
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.62% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.61% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +14.28%
Fibre Channel
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
227 304 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.25% 13.45% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 186 96
Median daily rate £354 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £289 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £106.00 £23.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire