The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 60 76 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Contract jobs citing SAN 13 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.60% 1.06% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.35% 5.62% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 10
Median daily rate £300 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £294 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £430 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.88 £33.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-52.25% +20.90%
SAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 267 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.10% 18.82% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 120 56
Median daily rate £425 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 10 £294 -10.98% 4
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) VMware
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) Windows
5 9 (37.50%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) Unix
6 8 (33.33%) HP
6 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
7 7 (29.17%) WAN
7 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
7 7 (29.17%) Firewall
8 6 (25.00%) NetApp
8 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) Citrix
9 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 5 (20.83%) Migration
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.83%) NAS
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
10 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
10 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
10 4 (16.67%) Matrix Organization

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.67%) Apache
3 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
1 7 (29.17%) LAN
1 7 (29.17%) WAN
2 5 (20.83%) NAS
3 4 (16.67%) ATM
3 4 (16.67%) DMZ
3 4 (16.67%) WLAN
4 3 (12.50%) ADSL
4 3 (12.50%) DNS
4 3 (12.50%) MPLS
4 3 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.83%) SAN Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Server Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Wintel Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Exchange Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Voice Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.17%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (16.67%) Solaris
3 4 (16.67%) zOS
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 4 (16.67%) Logistics
3 4 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (16.67%) Release Management
3 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Presales
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) VCP5
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (8.33%) Firmware
5 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) HP
4 6 (25.00%) NetApp
5 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
5 5 (20.83%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) CommVault
6 4 (16.67%) EMC
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) Altiris
7 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
8 2 (8.33%) Brocade
8 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco
8 2 (8.33%) Dell
8 2 (8.33%) Symantec
9 1 (4.17%) IBM
9 1 (4.17%) Intel
9 1 (4.17%) SAP
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