Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 6 months to 18 November 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 167 175
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing Brocade 10 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.25% 0.12% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Berkshire median daily rate £298 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.93% -17.14% +21.53%
10th Percentile £204 £311 £386
90th Percentile £381 £424 £444
South East median daily rate £388 £378 £378
% change year-on-year +2.65% - +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Brocade is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2013 2191 2537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.37% 51.13% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 1134 1299
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 129 134
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.73 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.88 £43.62 £46.65
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +14.43%

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Brocade as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in Berkshire

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Brocade in Berkshire

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Brocade in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Brocade in Berkshire

Brocade
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Brocade in Berkshire

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 - -
Bracknell - 2 £195 -
Slough +9 1 £400 +33.33%
Brocade
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) MPLS
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Coaching
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 3 (30.00%) XenServer
6 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Private Cloud
6 3 (30.00%) Service Design
6 3 (30.00%) Arista
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
6 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (30.00%) Symantec
6 3 (30.00%) OSPF
6 3 (30.00%) BGP
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) Intel

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (30.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) SMTP
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) VXLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Junos
5 1 (10.00%) LTE
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) OpenVPN
5 1 (10.00%) Quagga
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) French Language
2 2 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Service Design
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Security
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C-shell
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
2 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (30.00%) XenServer
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) NFS
3 1 (10.00%) Openswan
3 1 (10.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Arista
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Intel
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) Sun
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
5 2 (20.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL