Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 71 87
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16 -9
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 5 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.55% 0.23% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 1.17% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £625 - £525
10th Percentile £406 - £475
90th Percentile £638 - £547
Yorkshire median daily rate £419 - £525
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 151 171 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.50% 19.66% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 114 126
South Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.61% +2.35% +19.89%
10th Percentile £255 £245 £266
90th Percentile £555 £634 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +1.82% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 17
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £23.08 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.08% +7.33% +74.27%
10th Percentile £13.50 £16.71 £12.90
90th Percentile £16.80 £47.05 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.65 £14.50
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.03% +16.09%

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

Fibre Channel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fibre Channel in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fibre Channel in South Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Sheffield +4 3 £625 -
Fibre Channel
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Xen
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (60.00%) SRDF
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) NFS
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) 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 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) FCoE
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) H.323
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) Skype
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (60.00%) Thought Leadership
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) NFS
1 3 (60.00%) SRDF
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Xen
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Meraki
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds