Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 November 2018 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 West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 202 200
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2 +22
Contract jobs citing iSCSI 12 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.035% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 0.24% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 5
South West median daily rate £375 £435 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00% -
10th Percentile £358 £435 £328
90th Percentile £461 £435 £457
England median daily rate £365 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +0.69% -3.33% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £31.25 - £13.50

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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 910 832 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.52% 14.70% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 499 494
South West median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -5.41%
10th Percentile £195 £171 £163
90th Percentile £538 £526 £538
England median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 53 84
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +3.17% -19.75%
10th Percentile £16.98 £12.60 £11.83
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.20
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +9.76%

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in the South West

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iSCSI in the South West

iSCSI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iSCSI in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iSCSI in the South West

iSCSI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iSCSI in the South West

iSCSI
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 iSCSI within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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 - 7 £380 - 1
Bristol -6 5 £375 -13.79% 2
iSCSI
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing iSCSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Wireless
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) MPLS
3 7 (58.33%) OSPF
3 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
3 7 (58.33%) BGP
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
3 7 (58.33%) FCoE
3 7 (58.33%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) VoIP
4 6 (50.00%) SSL
5 5 (41.67%) CCNP
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (41.67%) NFS
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
5 5 (41.67%) IPsec
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) VPLS
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell

iSCSI
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) BGP
2 7 (58.33%) FCoE
2 7 (58.33%) MPLS
2 7 (58.33%) OSPF
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
3 6 (50.00%) SSL
3 6 (50.00%) VoIP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) EIGRP
4 5 (41.67%) IPsec
4 5 (41.67%) VPLS
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) ADSL
6 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Network Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup Architect
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (25.00%) Debian
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Hardening
4 2 (16.67%) Adaptive Security
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) MCT
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) NFS
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Samba
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
2 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Brocade
3 2 (16.67%) Forcepoint
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee
3 2 (16.67%) Meraki
3 2 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) BT
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) QNAP
4 1 (8.33%) Siemens