Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 564 559
Rank change year-on-year -21 -5 -9
Contract jobs citing Brocade 44 56 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.093% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 47 35
London median daily rate £450 £402 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.08% -2.67% -3.17%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £307
90th Percentile £603 £607 £568
England median daily rate £384 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +0.99% +1.33% -5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £22.50 £17.24
% change year-on-year - +30.51% -53.41%

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 19066 19354 19623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.48% 42.91% 41.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12961 12877 12998
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 285 393
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.80%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.19
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -10 9 £470 +17.06%
West London -11 2 £575 -2.54%
East London -8 1 - - 1
Brocade
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 29 (65.91%) SAN
2 23 (52.27%) Cisco
3 22 (50.00%) VMware
4 20 (45.45%) Windows
5 18 (40.91%) Linux
5 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
6 15 (34.09%) EMC
6 15 (34.09%) HP
7 14 (31.82%) 3PAR
8 13 (29.55%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
8 13 (29.55%) Unix
9 12 (27.27%) NetApp
9 12 (27.27%) Finance
10 11 (25.00%) Veritas
10 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (22.73%) vSphere
11 10 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
12 9 (20.45%) NAS
12 9 (20.45%) IBM
12 9 (20.45%) NFS
12 9 (20.45%) Firewall
12 9 (20.45%) NetBackup
13 8 (18.18%) Banking
13 8 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 8 (18.18%) Data Centre

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 (6.82%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (4.55%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (65.91%) SAN
2 13 (29.55%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (20.45%) Firewall
3 9 (20.45%) NAS
4 6 (13.64%) DNS
5 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.82%) VLAN
7 2 (4.55%) BGP
7 2 (4.55%) FTP
7 2 (4.55%) LDAP
7 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 2 (4.55%) WLAN
8 1 (2.27%) DHCP
8 1 (2.27%) DMZ
8 1 (2.27%) LAN
8 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.27%) SSL
8 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Storage Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) Brocade Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Java Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) NetApp Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) X-Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (2.27%) Kafka
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 8 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
2 7 (15.91%) EMC VNX
2 7 (15.91%) Replication
3 5 (11.36%) EMC Centera
3 5 (11.36%) EMC VNXe
3 5 (11.36%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.55%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Linux
3 13 (29.55%) Unix
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
7 7 (15.91%) AIX
7 7 (15.91%) Solaris
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (11.36%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (11.36%) Windows 2000
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.82%) CentOS
10 2 (4.55%) HPUX
11 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (15.91%) Break/Fix
2 7 (15.91%) Change Management
2 7 (15.91%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.36%) BCP
4 5 (11.36%) Information Security
4 5 (11.36%) Investment Management
4 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.36%) Workflow
5 3 (6.82%) Channel Management
5 3 (6.82%) Service Management
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) Line Management
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Python
2 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
2 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (6.82%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) RHCE
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) VCP5
3 2 (4.55%) MCITP
3 2 (4.55%) MCTS
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) VCAP
4 1 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) PMO
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
3 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (22.73%) vSphere
4 9 (20.45%) NFS
5 7 (15.91%) SRDF
5 7 (15.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Firmware
7 3 (6.82%) vCloud
7 3 (6.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (6.82%) Veritas File System
8 2 (4.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.55%) Samba
8 2 (4.55%) VMware NSX
9 1 (2.27%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) NetBackup
2 8 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (15.91%) EMC TimeFinder
3 7 (15.91%) NetApp OnCommand
4 4 (9.09%) Terraform
5 3 (6.82%) Puppet
5 3 (6.82%) SCCM
6 2 (4.55%) Ansible
6 2 (4.55%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (4.55%) SnapMirror
6 2 (4.55%) SnapVault
7 1 (2.27%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (2.27%) Graylog
7 1 (2.27%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.27%) SCOM
7 1 (2.27%) vRealize
7 1 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Cisco
2 22 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (34.09%) EMC
3 15 (34.09%) HP
3 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.82%) 3PAR
5 12 (27.27%) NetApp
6 11 (25.00%) Veritas
7 9 (20.45%) IBM
8 7 (15.91%) Hitachi
8 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
9 6 (13.64%) F5
10 5 (11.36%) Juniper
10 5 (11.36%) Oracle
10 5 (11.36%) Symantec
11 3 (6.82%) CommVault
12 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
12 2 (4.55%) Remedy
12 2 (4.55%) SAP
12 2 (4.55%) Sybase