The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of FalconStor products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FalconStor over the 3 months to 26 April 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 FalconStor Software.

FalconStor
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 641
Contract jobs citing FalconStor 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £270
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

FalconStor 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20421 24662 25246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.94% 44.15% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12544 15129 14343
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 698 813 1096
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +5.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

FalconStor
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FalconStor in the UK

FalconStor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FalconStor in the UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FalconStor also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for FalconStor.

1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Dell Compellent

FalconStor
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Dell Compellent