The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 32 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.60% 8.30% 4.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 67.86% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 4
Median daily rate £375 £330 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +28.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.63%
SAN
East Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.28% 12.23% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 23 13
Median daily rate £375 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +32.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.59 - £19.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware