The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 19 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing SAN 16 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.11% 1.22% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 12.50% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £18.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -33.33%
SAN
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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
32 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.22% 9.76% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 10
Average daily rate £350 £300 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) Windows
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (43.48%) iSCSI
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 8 (34.78%) VoIP
5 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
6 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Avaya
7 6 (26.09%) Clustering
7 6 (26.09%) Change Management
8 5 (21.74%) Firewall
8 5 (21.74%) DNS
8 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Dell
8 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
8 5 (21.74%) IIS
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) EqualLogic
8 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (21.74%) Veeam
9 4 (17.39%) MSF
9 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (17.39%) NAS
9 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
9 4 (17.39%) SQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) SAS
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) iSCSI
2 8 (34.78%) VoIP
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) NAS
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
5 2 (8.70%) VLAN
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
6 1 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Server Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Server Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (26.09%) Clustering
3 5 (21.74%) EqualLogic
4 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.04%) Replication
5 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Change Management
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) MSF
3 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
3 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Document Management
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Process Management
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Management
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CCNA
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCSE
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.04%) vCloud
4 3 (13.04%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
1 3 (13.04%) vMotion
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Avaya
4 5 (21.74%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) Veeam
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) CommVault
6 3 (13.04%) EMC
7 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.70%) Juniper
7 2 (8.70%) HP
7 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.35%) NetApp