The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 55 70 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Contract jobs citing SAN 9 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 0.24% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 2.15% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate
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£313 - £269
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 - £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £18.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+79.16% -33.33%
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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 Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 93 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.45% 11.12% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 46 27
Average daily rate £360 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 4
Average hourly rate £22.88 £17.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% -35.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £18.00 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (41.67%) MS Access
4 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) NetApp
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) SCCM
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Clustering
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (8.33%) SCVMM

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) MS Access
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Support
2 4 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCEE
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Dell
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
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