The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 34 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing SAN 10 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.12% 0.35% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.08% 1.69% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Median daily rate £488 - £283
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 - £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £328
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £29.48 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-42.33% +13.38%
SAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 59 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.12% 20.92% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 39
Median daily rate £350 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.41 £14.75 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.50 £28.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SAN.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) HP
3 15 (71.43%) EMC
3 15 (71.43%) Oracle
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 14 (66.67%) NetBackup
5 13 (61.90%) SQL
5 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
5 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (57.14%) Veritas
6 12 (57.14%) MS Access
6 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 12 (57.14%) Windows XP
6 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
6 12 (57.14%) Netcool
6 12 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) Citrix
8 8 (38.10%) Unicenter
8 8 (38.10%) Thin Client
8 8 (38.10%) MS Office
8 8 (38.10%) Meridio
8 8 (38.10%) Live Communications Server
8 8 (38.10%) Statistics
8 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (38.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
8 8 (38.10%) Fat Client

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (38.10%) Live Communications Server
3 5 (23.81%) IIS
3 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 2 (9.52%) iPlanet
5 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.76%) Apache
6 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (9.52%) BIG-IP
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.76%) DMZ
5 1 (4.76%) FCoE
5 1 (4.76%) HSRP
5 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) SSH
5 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MS Access
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) EDRMS
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) J2EE
1 2 (9.52%) JSP
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) ELK Stack
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Fat Client
1 8 (38.10%) Statistics
1 8 (38.10%) Thin Client
2 5 (23.81%) Clustering
3 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.76%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.76%) HP Storage
4 1 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (57.14%) Windows XP
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
7 7 (33.33%) Solaris
7 7 (33.33%) Unix
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
9 2 (9.52%) AIX
9 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
10 1 (4.76%) CentOS
10 1 (4.76%) Debian
10 1 (4.76%) Fedora
10 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) JSP 440
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (4.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (4.76%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) NFS
4 1 (4.76%) Postfix
4 1 (4.76%) qmail
4 1 (4.76%) Sendmail
4 1 (4.76%) Varnish
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 12 (57.14%) Netcool
2 12 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (38.10%) Unicenter
3 8 (38.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (4.76%) Ansible
6 1 (4.76%) Bacula
6 1 (4.76%) Cacti
6 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (4.76%) Kibana
6 1 (4.76%) logstash
6 1 (4.76%) Plesk
6 1 (4.76%) Puppet
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (4.76%) Salt
6 1 (4.76%) SCOM
6 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) HP
2 15 (71.43%) EMC
2 15 (71.43%) Oracle
3 12 (57.14%) Veritas
4 9 (42.86%) Citrix
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) Meridio
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) F5
8 4 (19.05%) Intel Security
9 3 (14.29%) NetApp
9 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
10 2 (9.52%) BEA
10 2 (9.52%) IBM
10 2 (9.52%) Sun
10 2 (9.52%) Symantec
11 1 (4.76%) BMC
11 1 (4.76%) CommVault