The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 33 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 0 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.67% - 11.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% - 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 14
Average daily rate £413 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
SAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 33 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.80% 13.92% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 34
Average daily rate £390 £280 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -32.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAN across the Basingstoke region.

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Basingstoke region.

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) NFS
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (25.00%) HACMP
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) LPAR
4 2 (25.00%) OpenSSH
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) GPFS
4 2 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) IPsec
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) AIX Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Audit Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Audit Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAN Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) HACMP
2 2 (25.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) GPFS
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
1 2 (25.00%) OpenSSH
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Veeam