Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 6 months to 21 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Brocade
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 195 207
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12 -24
Contract jobs citing Brocade 8 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.33% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
South West median daily rate £437 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.93% +12.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £413 £350 £303
90th Percentile £491 £380 £354
England median daily rate £386 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £22.50 £17.24
% change year-on-year - +30.51% -53.41%

Brocade is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2239 2399 2665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.66% 42.04% 40.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 1514 1670
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £200 £200 £210
90th Percentile £550 £538 £511
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 158 154
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -15.00% +24.63%
10th Percentile £11.90 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £49.76
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Brocade as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in the South West

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Brocade in the South West

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Wiltshire 0 8 £437 +9.31%
Brocade
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) Hitachi
2 7 (87.50%) NetApp
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas
3 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) EMC
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) Firmware
5 4 (50.00%) Remedy
5 4 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (50.00%) Service Management
5 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (50.00%) Security Hardening
5 4 (50.00%) Replication
5 4 (50.00%) Task Automation
6 3 (37.50%) High Availability
6 3 (37.50%) NAS
7 2 (25.00%) Unix
7 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (12.50%) Splunk
8 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
8 1 (12.50%) F5
8 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) ATM
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) EMC Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) EMC Storage Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) HP Storage Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Security Hardening
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Opsview
2 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Hitachi
2 7 (87.50%) NetApp
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas
4 5 (62.50%) EMC
4 5 (62.50%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) Remedy
6 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
7 1 (12.50%) F5
7 1 (12.50%) Juniper
7 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
7 1 (12.50%) Splunk