The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.85% 1.80% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 12.50% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £23.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+24.21% -1.04%
SAN
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.87% 14.37% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 14
Average daily rate £270 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £165 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £387 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Replication
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (50.00%) Clustering
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 5 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ALE
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) EMC