The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Brocade products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Brocade over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Brocade
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Brocade 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.98% - 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 3.04% - 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £405 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £365 £360
% change year-on-year -0.68% +1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +70.00%  

Brocade is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 263 181 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 64.94% 58.01% 55.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 68 70
Median daily rate £358 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £232 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £700 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Median hourly rate £11.50 £17.45 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.09% -8.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £40.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Brocade as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in Basingstoke

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Brocade in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Brocade in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 8 (88.89%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) LTE
2 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (77.78%) Fortinet
3 6 (66.67%) Network Management
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 6 (66.67%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (55.56%) IPsec
4 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) VoIP
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) MVNO
4 5 (55.56%) SCTP
4 5 (55.56%) High Availability
4 5 (55.56%) Network Security
4 5 (55.56%) CESG
5 4 (44.44%) Network Design
6 3 (33.33%) Test Management
6 3 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (33.33%) PMO
6 3 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (33.33%) MS Access
6 3 (33.33%) Ericsson
6 3 (33.33%) Motorola
7 2 (22.22%) NGN
7 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LTE
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) IPsec
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) MVNO
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) SCTP
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) NGN
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Engineering Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) IP Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Brocade Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Core Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IP Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) LTE Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 5 (55.56%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Network Management
2 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (55.56%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCDP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Opsview
1 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) F5
2 7 (77.78%) Fortinet
3 3 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 3 (33.33%) Motorola
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (11.11%) VMware