Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 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.

iSCSI
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 136 119
Rank change year-on-year +43 -17 -19
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 8 27 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.65% 1.00% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.05% 3.63% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 0
North East median daily rate £381 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.53% - -
England median daily rate £363 £379 £390
% change year-on-year -4.23% -2.95% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £15.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -62.50% +68.42%

iSCSI is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 262 744 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.37% 27.47% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 479 170
North East median daily rate £339 £320 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.86% -18.21% +20.38%
10th Percentile £195 £205 £227
90th Percentile £538 £451 £653
England median daily rate £404 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 75 51
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.89% +16.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £9.10 £15.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £31.80 £36.00 £43.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.00 £20.94
% change year-on-year -18.70% +9.86% +4.68%

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing iSCSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in the North East

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSCSI in the North East

iSCSI
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +44 8 £381 +15.53% 1
iSCSI
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North East region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 8 (100.00%) SUSE
1 8 (100.00%) Korn
1 8 (100.00%) C-shell
1 8 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (100.00%) FCoE
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) High Availability
2 6 (75.00%) KVM
2 6 (75.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Clustering

iSCSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (50.00%) MQSeries
3 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) FCoE
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) LDAP
3 4 (50.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) SUSE
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) High Availability
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Requirements Management
4 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (100.00%) C-shell
1 8 (100.00%) Korn
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) KVM
1 6 (75.00%) Samba
1 6 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) PlateSpin
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Cognos
3 4 (50.00%) Opsware
4 3 (37.50%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Borland