The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 40 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.00% 0.60% 4.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.84% 2.25% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.65 £13.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.01% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.50% +3.00%
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
62 89 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 20.67% 26.81% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 17
Average daily rate £400 £325 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +96.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Average hourly rate £13.65 £27.88 £12.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.03% +125.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) vSphere
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) IIS
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) DNS
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (28.57%) Middleware
6 4 (28.57%) Hitachi
6 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Ruby
6 4 (28.57%) Ajax
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) C++
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Perl

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) BGP
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) IPsec
3 3 (21.43%) VLAN
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) FCoE
4 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
1 4 (28.57%) Middleware
1 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 4 (28.57%) Ajax
1 4 (28.57%) JSON
1 4 (28.57%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) AIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) SUSE
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) OO
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) vSphere
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (21.43%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (14.29%) Firmware
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
1 3 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (21.43%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (21.43%) HP SIM
1 3 (21.43%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (21.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Hitachi
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Dell
5 3 (21.43%) EMC
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) CA
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Splunk
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
7 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp