The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 - 67
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.19% - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% - 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £150 - £375
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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 48 75 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.18% 13.04% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 57
Median daily rate £338 £288 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -34.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £421 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £68.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -76.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Fibre Channel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fibre Channel in Glasgow

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Isilon
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Celerra
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) QMS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (50.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (50.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Isilon
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft