Period
to 20 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 6 months to 20 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.

Brocade
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 85 130
Rank change year-on-year +1 +45 -51
Contract jobs citing Brocade 16 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.49% 1.02% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 3.14% 2.10% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 6
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £310 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.28% -
10th Percentile £275 £305 £244
90th Percentile £384 £350 £353
North East median daily rate £340 £310 £321
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Brocade is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 510 476 1,105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 47.57% 48.37% 54.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 309 735
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.97% -1.59%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £221
90th Percentile £525 £538 £500
North East median daily rate £350 £360 £320
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 69
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.13% +14.29% +115.38%
10th Percentile £10.10 £9.94 £11.83
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £29.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year -47.59% +4.50% +113.46%

Brocade
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Brocade as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Brocade in Tyne and Wear

Brocade
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Brocade in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Brocade in Tyne and Wear

Brocade
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Brocade within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 16 £340 +9.68%
Brocade
North East

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Brocade 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Brocade.

1 16 (100.00%) EMC
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
3 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
3 13 (81.25%) Isilon
3 13 (81.25%) 3PAR
3 13 (81.25%) EMC VNX
4 12 (75.00%) ITIL
5 11 (68.75%) EMC VMAX
5 11 (68.75%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (68.75%) Celerra
5 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
6 10 (62.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (62.50%) HP StoreVirtual
6 10 (62.50%) HP
6 10 (62.50%) Replication
6 10 (62.50%) HP Storage
7 8 (50.00%) Quality Management
7 8 (50.00%) QMS
8 5 (31.25%) NetApp
9 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (25.00%) Veritas
9 4 (25.00%) Firmware
9 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (25.00%) Change Management
9 4 (25.00%) HP ASE
9 4 (25.00%) Release Management
9 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (25.00%) HPE ATP

Brocade
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 16 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (68.75%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (18.75%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) EMC Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) EMC Storage Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) EMC VNX
2 11 (68.75%) Celerra
2 11 (68.75%) EMC VMAX
3 10 (62.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (62.50%) HP Storage
3 10 (62.50%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (62.50%) Replication
4 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
4 2 (12.50%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) AIX
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Solaris
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) QMS
2 8 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Disk Encryption
3 4 (25.00%) Proactive Management
3 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (25.00%) Release Management
3 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (68.75%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) HP ASE
3 4 (25.00%) HPE ATP
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
1 3 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
1 3 (18.75%) PureDisk
1 3 (18.75%) Simpana
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) EMC
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
3 13 (81.25%) 3PAR
3 13 (81.25%) Isilon
4 10 (62.50%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 4 (25.00%) Veritas
7 3 (18.75%) arcserve
7 3 (18.75%) CA
7 3 (18.75%) CommVault
7 3 (18.75%) IBM
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) SAP
7 3 (18.75%) Sun
7 3 (18.75%) Symantec