Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 207 195
Rank change year-on-year +26 -12 -22
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 3 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.15% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.96% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 16
Yorkshire median daily rate - £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.25% +86.05%
England median daily rate £350 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -15.66% +10.67% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.42 £23.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +59.23% -41.25% +14.29%

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 665 836 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.10% 15.22% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 502 562
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £173 £226 £205
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 43 73
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% -15.07%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.05 £10.26
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.75 £44.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.67 £20.50
% change year-on-year -17.50% +10.57% +2.50%

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
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 17 November 2017. 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 +9 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Network Virtualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft