The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FCoE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FCoE 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.

Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 587 598
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11  
Contract jobs citing FCoE 7 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.074% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.47% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 24
Median daily rate £423 £525 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.52% +64.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £363 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £638 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £300
% change year-on-year -3.33% +50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £60.00 £40.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.06% +0.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £40.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +49.06% +0.62%  

FCoE 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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5923 7740 7498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.72% 15.88% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3516 4793 4296
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 352 438
Median hourly rate £24.86 £28.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +22.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

FCoE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for FCoE in England

FCoE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FCoE in England

FCoE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FCoE in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FCoE in England

FCoE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FCoE in England

FCoE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FCoE within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 3 £410 -28.69%
South East +21 1 £550 +51.06% 1
South West - 1 £435 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £313 -
FCoE
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FCoE 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 England region with a requirement for FCoE.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (77.27%) WAN
4 15 (68.18%) OSPF
5 14 (63.64%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (54.55%) CCNP
6 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 10 (45.45%) BGP
8 10 (45.45%) EIGRP
8 10 (45.45%) Load Balancing
9 9 (40.91%) Firewall
9 9 (40.91%) Wireless
9 9 (40.91%) CCNA
9 9 (40.91%) VPN
9 9 (40.91%) F5
9 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
10 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
10 8 (36.36%) LAN
10 8 (36.36%) Network Design
11 7 (31.82%) Linux
11 7 (31.82%) Windows
12 6 (27.27%) DHCP
12 6 (27.27%) DNS
12 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
12 6 (27.27%) VMware
12 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
12 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
12 6 (27.27%) Riverbed

FCoE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) DataSynapse
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.55%) iPlanet
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (77.27%) WAN
3 15 (68.18%) OSPF
4 14 (63.64%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (45.45%) BGP
5 10 (45.45%) EIGRP
6 9 (40.91%) Firewall
6 9 (40.91%) VPN
6 9 (40.91%) Wireless
7 8 (36.36%) Ethernet
7 8 (36.36%) LAN
8 6 (27.27%) DHCP
8 6 (27.27%) DNS
8 6 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
8 6 (27.27%) NX-OS
8 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (22.73%) Multicast
9 5 (22.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) HBase
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Network Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Network Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
1 2 (9.09%) Rendezvous
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Solaris
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) SUSE
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 8 (36.36%) Network Design
3 5 (22.73%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (22.73%) E-Discovery
3 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Benchmarking
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Network Management
6 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) C-shell
3 1 (4.55%) Korn
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CCNP
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) CCNA
2 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) CCSE
4 2 (9.09%) CISSP
4 2 (9.09%) GIAC
5 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) NFS
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 4 (18.18%) KVM
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (13.64%) SRDF
4 3 (13.64%) Xen
5 2 (9.09%) Firmware
6 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.55%) Samba
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) EnCase
1 5 (22.73%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.55%) OpenAM
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView
2 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (40.91%) F5
4 6 (27.27%) Riverbed
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) Infoblox
6 4 (18.18%) Aruba
6 4 (18.18%) Juniper
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 3 (13.64%) EMC
7 3 (13.64%) Intel
7 3 (13.64%) NetApp
7 3 (13.64%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (9.09%) Brocade
8 2 (9.09%) IBM
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Sybase
8 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
9 1 (4.55%) Cognos
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