The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Brighton region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 24 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing SAN 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.33% 2.23% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 33.33% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +5.68%
Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 9.77% 6.70% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 6
Average daily rate £250 £218 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.71% -42.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £203 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
SAN
East Sussex

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) CommVault
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft