The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Brocade
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 69 66 64
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Brocade 4 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.13% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.31% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £335 £365 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -34.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11%  
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 Milton Keynes.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 370 319 409
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 49.87% 42.93% 48.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 174 174
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £536 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £10.80 £19.38 £12.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.25% +51.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.27 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Brocade in Milton Keynes

Brocade
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Brocade in Milton Keynes

Brocade
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 3 (60.00%) BYOD
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (20.00%) IBM XIV
4 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) SAN

Brocade
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (20.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) BYOD
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) IBM XIV
4 1 (20.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 3 (60.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SAP