Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 225 264
Rank change year-on-year -18 +39 +33
Contract jobs citing Brocade 5 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.070% 0.24% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.56% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
City of London median daily rate £470 £402 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.06% -2.67% -8.33%
10th Percentile £419 £363 £310
90th Percentile £476 £590 £513
Central London median daily rate £470 £402 £413
% change year-on-year +17.06% -2.67% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2737 2874 3808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.34% 42.91% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2059 2149 2852
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £277 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £637
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 47 72
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.18
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £25.82
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.36% +5.43% -2.04%

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Brocade as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in the City of London

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Brocade in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (40.00%) Channel Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 2 (40.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Brocade Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAN Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Channel Management
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) RHCE
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) VCP5
1 1 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas