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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 28 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing SAN 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.11% 0.34% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.23% 2.27% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £293 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £13.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-19.18% +24.63%

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
83 44 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 29.12% 15.12% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 31
Median daily rate £338 £293 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +229.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 23 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SAN.

1 8 (72.73%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) EMC
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) ITSM
4 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) NFS
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Veritas
5 3 (27.27%) Intel Security
5 3 (27.27%) Netcool
5 3 (27.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) MS Access
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) NetBackup

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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MS Access
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Server Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Server Support
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITSM
1 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
3 2 (18.18%) Statistics
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Deduplication
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) NFS
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 3 (27.27%) Netcool
2 3 (27.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) EMC
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) Intel Security
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Veritas
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) CommVault
6 1 (9.09%) IBM
6 1 (9.09%) Meridio
6 1 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (9.09%) VMware