The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Brocade
England / Yorkshire
Rank 106 135 131
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Contract jobs citing Brocade 16 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.73% 0.25% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 0.62% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £256
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 - £271
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -22.89%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
830 1129 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.85% 40.55% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 715 634
Median daily rate £385 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 56
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Brocade Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Brocade
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Brocade Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Brocade
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Brocade Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
South Yorkshire +6 9 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £419 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 28 (75.68%) F5
3 22 (59.46%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (56.76%) Migration
5 20 (54.05%) CheckPoint
6 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
7 13 (35.14%) MS Office
7 13 (35.14%) VMware
8 12 (32.43%) Firewall
8 12 (32.43%) NetScaler
8 12 (32.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
9 11 (29.73%) DNS
10 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
10 10 (27.03%) FCoE
11 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Storage
11 9 (24.32%) NX-OS
11 9 (24.32%) Blue Coat
11 9 (24.32%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
12 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (21.62%) DHCP
12 8 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 8 (21.62%) Infoblox
13 6 (16.22%) CCNA
14 5 (13.51%) Unix
14 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
14 5 (13.51%) High Availability
15 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
15 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (32.43%) Firewall
2 12 (32.43%) NetScaler
3 11 (29.73%) DNS
4 10 (27.03%) FCoE
5 9 (24.32%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (24.32%) NX-OS
6 8 (21.62%) DHCP
6 8 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (8.11%) IP Telephony
7 3 (8.11%) LAN
7 3 (8.11%) Network Security
7 3 (8.11%) SAN
7 3 (8.11%) VoIP
7 3 (8.11%) WAN
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (5.41%) Wireless
9 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (8.11%) Bitbucket
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Network Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) Designer
4 4 (10.81%) Network Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Server Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.11%) SUSE
4 1 (2.70%) CentOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Migration
2 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
3 5 (13.51%) High Availability
4 4 (10.81%) Facilities Management
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) Network Design
5 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.11%) Network Management
6 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (5.41%) Release Management
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.22%) CCNA
3 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.41%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
1 3 (8.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 28 (75.68%) F5
3 20 (54.05%) CheckPoint
4 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
5 13 (35.14%) VMware
6 9 (24.32%) Blue Coat
7 8 (21.62%) Infoblox
8 4 (10.81%) HP
9 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
9 3 (8.11%) Dell
9 3 (8.11%) EMC