Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Fibre Channel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fibre Channel over the 6 months to 20 September 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.

Fibre Channel (FC)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 69 77
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 -8
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.22% 0.14% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% 0.73% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 - £525
10th Percentile £406 - £475
90th Percentile £419 - £553
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -17.50% -4.76% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Fibre Channel 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 160 137 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.98% 18.51% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 79 120
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £226 £213 £242
90th Percentile £550 £628 £551
Yorkshire median daily rate £417 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 14
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -37.78% +81.16%
10th Percentile £13.95 £11.50 £12.45
90th Percentile £81.45 £14.50 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.91 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% +1.43% +7.69%

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Fibre Channel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in South Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fibre Channel in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds

Fibre Channel
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) FCoE
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Service Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds