The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 100 -
Contract jobs citing Brocade 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -7.81% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +27.50%  

Brocade is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 347 540 585
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 32.80% 34.64% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 387 392
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 12
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.88% -8.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.60 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £21.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Brocade as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in Leeds

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Brocade in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Migration
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (72.73%) NX-OS
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (72.73%) FCoE
3 8 (72.73%) F5
3 8 (72.73%) NetScaler
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
5 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 4 (36.36%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
6 3 (27.27%) SUSE
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) MCSE
6 3 (27.27%) EMC
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 2 (18.18%) Network Design
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (72.73%) FCoE
1 8 (72.73%) NetScaler
1 8 (72.73%) NX-OS
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
1 4 (36.36%) Network Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Server Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (27.27%) SUSE
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) F5
4 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) EMC