Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 22 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 362 351 343
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +13
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 9 29 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.053% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.91% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 19
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -3.85% +0.65%
10th Percentile £296 £280 £320
90th Percentile £408 £488 £418
England median daily rate £356 £375 £390
% change year-on-year -5.00% -3.85% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
South East median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate - £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -66.25% +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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2935 3175 3481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.43% 18.99% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1814 1870
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £230 £225
90th Percentile £550 £529 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 218 240
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.68 £11.81
90th Percentile £46.07 £54.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.59 £20.55
% change year-on-year -20.73% +14.79% +2.75%

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in the South East

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSCSI in the South East

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iSCSI in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iSCSI in the South East

iSCSI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for iSCSI in the South East

iSCSI
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Berkshire +6 6 £380 -20.00% 2
Thames Valley -16 6 £380 -17.84% 3
Hampshire +7 2 £325 +1.56% 3
West Sussex -8 1 - -
iSCSI
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) A+ Certification
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis

iSCSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Task Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) A+ Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (44.44%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) CCA
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) VCP6
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (33.33%) NFS
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (11.11%) vCloud
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) EdgeSight
2 1 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Intel
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat