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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 30 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.03% 1.12% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 13.33% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +16.27%
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
14 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.22% 8.38% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Average daily rate £225 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £306 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £390 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 18 September 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) CommVault
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) ITSM
1 1 (16.67%) Data Security
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) CommVault
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft