The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing Brocade 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - - 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category - - 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £365 £360
% change year-on-year -2.39% +1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +70.00%  

Brocade is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 129 169 209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 39.94% 39.03% 48.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 119 114
Median daily rate £375 £440 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +46.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £254 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +83.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Brocade as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in South Yorkshire

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Brocade in South Yorkshire

Brocade
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Brocade in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) Infoblox
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (85.71%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (14.29%) NAS

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) IP Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IP Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) NAS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) F5
1 6 (85.71%) Infoblox
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware