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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.97% 1.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£238 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £25.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+19.00% +17.64%
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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
20 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 9.66% 5.14% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 4
Average daily rate £275 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £244 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £390 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £15.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 October 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 4 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) CommVault
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
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
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
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%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
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%) Data Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) CommVault
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft