Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 December 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 100 96
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 +5
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 4 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.31% 0.068% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 0.27% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Reading median daily rate £390 £475 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.89% +21.48% +15.85%
10th Percentile £334 £463 £373
90th Percentile £432 £488 £418
Berkshire median daily rate £380 £475 £391
% change year-on-year -20.00% +21.48% +20.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 244 374 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.09% 25.41% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 157 227
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
10th Percentile £253 £221 £213
90th Percentile £550 £527 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 28
Reading median hourly rate £18.11 £36.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.73% +107.04% +1.43%
10th Percentile £12.90 £13.13 £11.62
90th Percentile £45.40 £55.65 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £19.63 £27.50
% change year-on-year -31.21% -28.64% +54.93%

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in Reading

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSCSI in Reading

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iSCSI in Reading over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iSCSI in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 3 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (75.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP

iSCSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (75.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat