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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 90 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.071% 0.051% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.46% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £395 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +83.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £381 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.03% +27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 in the West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
219 219 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.44% 11.06% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 146 162
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% +48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.75 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £45.05 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) RANCID

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCLI
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) RANCID
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Zerto