The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.61% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.18% +32.30%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 42 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.82% 12.88% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 28
Median daily rate £538 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £24.50 £29.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% +65.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAN 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) G Suite
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (33.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) VMware