Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 November 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 186 205
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 -14
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 12 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 0.45% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 7
Yorkshire median daily rate £419 - £525
10th Percentile £323 - £475
90th Percentile £638 - £547
England median daily rate £400 £350 £410
% change year-on-year +14.29% -14.63% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.42 £23.50
% change year-on-year +6.89% +59.23% -41.25%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 627 668 814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.71% 15.20% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 397 485
Yorkshire median daily rate £417 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £251 £177 £225
90th Percentile £553 £550 £550
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 42 43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.92% +1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.89 £11.05
90th Percentile £26.05 £34.40 £46.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +12.50%

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fibre Channel in Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fibre Channel in Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
South Yorkshire -2 5 £625 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £369 -
West Yorkshire -6 3 £375 -
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (50.00%) Clustering
3 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) SMTP
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) EMC
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) LAMP
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) IPsec
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) NetApp
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Middleware
6 3 (25.00%) MPLS

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) SMTP
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) FTP
3 3 (25.00%) H.323
3 3 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (25.00%) IPsec
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) SSL
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SAN Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) SAN Storage Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) HPUX
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Runbook
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Management
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 3 (25.00%) NFS
2 3 (25.00%) SRDF
2 3 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
1 3 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) EMC
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Aruba
4 3 (25.00%) Brocade
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Google
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Meraki
4 3 (25.00%) MuleSoft
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) HP