The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Fibre Channel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Fibre Channel (FC)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 63
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £437 £366 £300
% change year-on-year +19.38% +22.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00%  

Fibre Channel is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 98 85 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.18% 13.60% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 43 47
Median daily rate £375 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.58% +20.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £280 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £447 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 18
Median hourly rate £22.50 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £42.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in Cambridgeshire

Fibre Channel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fibre Channel in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fibre Channel in Cambridgeshire

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Vyatta
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LXC
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) LXC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Vyatta