The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bracknell region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 35 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.62% 4.37% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 15.25% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £280 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 59 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.31% 28.64% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 2
Average daily rate £325 £183 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.08% +82.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £27.88 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
SAN
Berkshire

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
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