Period
to 25 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 February 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 569 551 540
Rank change year-on-year -18 -11 -26
Contract jobs citing Brocade 54 49 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 32
London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £307
90th Percentile £588 £543 £538
England median daily rate £391 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +4.33% -3.23% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £17.50
England median hourly rate - £22.50 £51.75
% change year-on-year - -56.52% +32.69%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,567 17,608 18,018
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.10% 42.94% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,704 11,769 11,937
London median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £255
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 277 311
London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.88% +7.89% +8.26%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +6.28%

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in London

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Brocade in London

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Brocade in London over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Brocade in London

Brocade
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Brocade in London

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the London region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -44 9 £411 +17.50% 1
West London -29 1 £450 -18.18% 3
Brocade
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 33 (61.11%) Cisco
2 27 (50.00%) EMC
2 27 (50.00%) SAN
2 27 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 26 (48.15%) Finance
4 24 (44.44%) VMware
4 24 (44.44%) Linux
4 24 (44.44%) EMC VMAX
5 23 (42.59%) HP
5 23 (42.59%) Replication
6 22 (40.74%) Windows
7 21 (38.89%) EMC VNX
8 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (35.19%) Fibre Channel
10 18 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
11 17 (31.48%) Data Centre
11 17 (31.48%) NFS
11 17 (31.48%) Migration
12 16 (29.63%) Veritas
13 15 (27.78%) Unix
14 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
14 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (25.93%) iSCSI
14 14 (25.93%) NAS
15 12 (22.22%) vSphere
15 12 (22.22%) Data Migration
15 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
15 12 (22.22%) FCoE
15 12 (22.22%) Active Directory

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (3.70%) SoftLayer
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) SAN
2 19 (35.19%) Fibre Channel
3 14 (25.93%) iSCSI
3 14 (25.93%) NAS
4 12 (22.22%) FCoE
5 6 (11.11%) Firewall
6 4 (7.41%) DNS
6 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.56%) DWDM
8 2 (3.70%) BGP
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.70%) FTP
8 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.70%) Wireless
9 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.85%) IPsec
9 1 (1.85%) Network Security
9 1 (1.85%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (1.85%) VLAN
9 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (48.15%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Consultant
3 8 (14.81%) Storage Consultant
4 7 (12.96%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) EMC Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) EMC Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) EMC Storage Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Java Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) NetApp Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Storage Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) X-Windows
2 4 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) Kafka
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
4 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) EMC VMAX
2 23 (42.59%) Replication
3 21 (38.89%) EMC VNX
4 17 (31.48%) Data Centre
5 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
6 7 (12.96%) EMC Centera
6 7 (12.96%) EMC VNXe
6 7 (12.96%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (3.70%) CLARiiON
9 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Linux
2 22 (40.74%) Windows
3 15 (27.78%) Unix
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (18.52%) Windows Server
7 7 (12.96%) AIX
7 7 (12.96%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (12.96%) Solaris
7 7 (12.96%) Windows 2000
7 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.70%) CentOS
9 1 (1.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Migration
2 12 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (22.22%) Change Management
2 12 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 12 (22.22%) Data Management
2 12 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 11 (20.37%) Capacity Management
3 11 (20.37%) Data Security
3 11 (20.37%) Security Hardening
4 10 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (14.81%) Information Security
6 7 (12.96%) Asset Management
6 7 (12.96%) BCP
6 7 (12.96%) Break/Fix
6 7 (12.96%) High Availability
6 7 (12.96%) Investment Management
6 7 (12.96%) ITIL
6 7 (12.96%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.96%) Workflow
7 6 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) Python
2 9 (16.67%) Perl
3 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.56%) Java
4 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) VCP5
4 3 (5.56%) MCITP
4 3 (5.56%) MCTS
4 3 (5.56%) RHCE
5 2 (3.70%) VCAP
6 1 (1.85%) CCIE
6 1 (1.85%) CCNP
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (31.48%) NFS
3 12 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 12 (22.22%) vSphere
4 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (12.96%) Firmware
5 7 (12.96%) SRDF
5 7 (12.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (7.41%) vCloud
8 3 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (5.56%) Veritas File System
8 3 (5.56%) VMware NSX
9 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.85%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 18 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
2 11 (20.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 7 (12.96%) EMC TimeFinder
4 7 (12.96%) NetApp OnCommand
5 4 (7.41%) Terraform
6 3 (5.56%) SCCM
7 2 (3.70%) Ansible
7 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.70%) Puppet
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (3.70%) vRealize
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.85%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Cisco
2 27 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 27 (50.00%) EMC
3 24 (44.44%) VMware
4 23 (42.59%) HP
5 16 (29.63%) Veritas
6 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 12 (22.22%) NetApp
8 6 (11.11%) F5
9 5 (9.26%) CommVault
9 5 (9.26%) IBM
9 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.41%) Symantec
11 3 (5.56%) Isilon
12 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
12 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
12 2 (3.70%) Dell
12 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
12 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.70%) Vyatta