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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brocade
Rank 128 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing Brocade 12 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.47% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£420 £513 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.04% +32.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +7.69%
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% -
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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
1205 1061 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.79% 42.14% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 661 421
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 72 65
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.00 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £9.34 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Brocade
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Brocade across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Brocade across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Brocade Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
West Yorkshire -10 5 £420 -18.04%
South Yorkshire - 5 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £256 -
Brocade
England

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (71.43%) SAN
1 10 (71.43%) NetApp
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) DMZ
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) NFS
4 5 (35.71%) NAS
4 5 (35.71%) vSphere
4 5 (35.71%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) DMZ
2 5 (35.71%) NAS
2 5 (35.71%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) MPLS
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (14.29%) IPv4
5 2 (14.29%) IPv6
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Storage Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) SAN Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (7.14%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
2 2 (14.29%) CCIP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) NCDA
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) NFS
1 5 (35.71%) vSphere
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
1 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) NetApp
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) HP