Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for iSCSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iSCSI over the 6 months to 27 July 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.

iSCSI
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 145 134
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11 -9
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 3 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.11% 0.25% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 1.69% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Manchester median daily rate £488 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £226 £319 £200
90th Percentile £529 £438 £531
North West median daily rate £344 £375 £441
% change year-on-year -8.33% -15.01% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

iSCSI 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 Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 399 534 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.18% 14.54% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 282 210
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.08% -
10th Percentile £163 £213 £199
90th Percentile £547 £538 £489
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year - +8.47% +16.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 22 32
Manchester median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.69% -22.37% +5.56%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.11 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.00 £38.25 £36.13
North West median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £16.84
% change year-on-year +5.08% -12.41% -15.80%

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing iSCSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in Manchester

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSCSI in Manchester

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iSCSI in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iSCSI in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI 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 Manchester region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Online Games
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

iSCSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) VMware