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 3 months to 29 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.

Fibre Channel (FC)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 40
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 1.36% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.50% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £525 -
Yorkshire median daily rate - £525 £363
% change year-on-year - +44.82%  
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 skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 69 80 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 20.23% 18.10% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 201 66
South Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +81.81%  
10th Percentile £298 £206 £115
90th Percentile £550 £545 £430
Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -7.05% +41.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 15
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +22.22%  
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £7.19
90th Percentile £14.50 £23.08 £160.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +12.00% -50.00%  

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 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java

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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) NAS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO