The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for iSCSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 29 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.

iSCSI
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 90 93
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.63% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £350 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +17.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +0.62%  

iSCSI 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 184 184 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 12.01% 12.07% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 313 312
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £263 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £663 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +4.10% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 29
Median hourly rate £14.20 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.85% -41.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.25 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £20.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.69% +36.95%  

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing iSCSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in the East Midlands

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing iSCSI in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for iSCSI in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix

iSCSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy