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 3 months to 29 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.

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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 410 357
Rank change year-on-year +15 -53  
Contract jobs citing Brocade 13 29 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.066% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.31% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 31
Median daily rate £450 £413 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +2.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £242 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £497 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £388 £450
% change year-on-year -4.83% -13.88%  
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8222 9239 9480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.03% 41.16% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 6173 6138
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 135 203
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.04 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.15% +12.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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
City of London -6 4 £438 -11.16% 2
Brocade
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 20 (52.63%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) SAN
2 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 17 (44.74%) Cisco
4 16 (42.11%) HP
4 16 (42.11%) NetBackup
5 14 (36.84%) Firewall
5 14 (36.84%) 3PAR
6 12 (31.58%) EMC
7 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
7 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
8 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (26.32%) Finance
8 10 (26.32%) Clustering
8 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 10 (26.32%) CheckPoint
9 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (21.05%) Juniper
11 7 (18.42%) Symantec
11 7 (18.42%) NetApp
11 7 (18.42%) DNS
11 7 (18.42%) Wireless
11 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (15.79%) Riverbed
12 6 (15.79%) 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 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) SAN
2 14 (36.84%) Firewall
3 7 (18.42%) DNS
3 7 (18.42%) Wireless
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (15.79%) LAN
5 5 (13.16%) DHCP
5 5 (13.16%) NetScaler
5 5 (13.16%) WAN
6 4 (10.53%) Network Security
6 4 (10.53%) WLAN
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
7 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.89%) NAS
7 3 (7.89%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.26%) LDAP
8 2 (5.26%) PPP
8 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Administrator
2 8 (21.05%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) EMC Storage Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) HP Storage Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) NetBackup Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) SAN Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) SAN Storage Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) NetBackup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Clustering
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (7.89%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (7.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) Windows
3 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) Solaris
6 4 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (10.53%) Compliance Audit
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
3 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
3 3 (7.89%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (7.89%) Network Management
3 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Change Control
4 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.26%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) SIEM
4 2 (5.26%) Storage Virtualisation
4 2 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Perl
3 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) CCNP
1 3 (7.89%) CCSE
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.89%) RHCE
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.26%) RHCT
3 1 (2.63%) CCSA
3 1 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) NFS
5 2 (5.26%) Samba
5 2 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) NetBackup
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (10.53%) SCCM
4 3 (7.89%) FortiGate
5 2 (5.26%) Nagios
5 2 (5.26%) Nessus
5 2 (5.26%) OpenView
5 2 (5.26%) Puppet
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.63%) Ansible
6 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.63%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) VMware
2 17 (44.74%) Cisco
3 16 (42.11%) HP
4 14 (36.84%) 3PAR
5 12 (31.58%) EMC
6 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
7 10 (26.32%) CheckPoint
7 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 8 (21.05%) Juniper
9 7 (18.42%) NetApp
9 7 (18.42%) Symantec
10 6 (15.79%) Riverbed
11 5 (13.16%) Aruba
11 5 (13.16%) Citrix
12 4 (10.53%) CommVault
12 4 (10.53%) Veritas
13 3 (7.89%) Dell
13 3 (7.89%) F5
14 2 (5.26%) LogRhythm
14 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
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