The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 67 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing SAN 16 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.31% 1.92% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 14.38% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 5
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £372 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.27%
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
140 146 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.46% 13.33% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 67 62
Average daily rate £330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £31.49 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.71% +59.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.82 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £190.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 12 £338 +3.84% 1
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 33 (86.84%) VMware
2 29 (76.32%) Windows
3 21 (55.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (47.37%) Citrix
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
6 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (36.84%) Migration
8 12 (31.58%) NetApp
8 12 (31.58%) Cisco
9 11 (28.95%) SQL
10 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 10 (26.32%) IIS
10 10 (26.32%) Firewall
11 9 (23.68%) HP
11 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
11 9 (23.68%) NAS
11 9 (23.68%) vSphere
12 8 (21.05%) XenApp
12 8 (21.05%) EMC
12 8 (21.05%) MCSE
12 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (21.05%) MPLS
13 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
14 6 (15.79%) Veeam
14 6 (15.79%) 3PAR
14 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 10 (26.32%) IIS
2 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.63%) CICS
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 9 (23.68%) NAS
3 8 (21.05%) MPLS
4 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 6 (15.79%) DHCP
4 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.16%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) DNS
5 5 (13.16%) VLAN
5 5 (13.16%) iSCSI
6 4 (10.53%) BIG-IP
6 4 (10.53%) DSL
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.26%) VPN
9 1 (2.63%) Broadband
9 1 (2.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.63%) International Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) Project Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Data Centre Manager
7 1 (2.63%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) EMC Centera
1 5 (13.16%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 4 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.89%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 2000
5 5 (13.16%) Windows NT
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.53%) UNIX
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Service Management
6 1 (2.63%) ITSM
6 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) VBScript
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) MCSE
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) MCSA
3 3 (7.89%) CCNA
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (23.68%) vSphere
4 8 (21.05%) XenApp
5 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
6 4 (10.53%) DFS Replication
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (10.53%) Xen
6 4 (10.53%) NLBS
6 4 (10.53%) Terminal Services
6 4 (10.53%) ISA Server
7 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
8 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.63%) NFS
9 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) BladeLogic
1 4 (10.53%) WSUS
2 3 (7.89%) SCOM
2 3 (7.89%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (7.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) Citrix
3 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 12 (31.58%) NetApp
4 12 (31.58%) Cisco
5 9 (23.68%) HP
6 8 (21.05%) EMC
7 6 (15.79%) Veeam
7 6 (15.79%) 3PAR
7 6 (15.79%) Brocade
7 6 (15.79%) IBM
8 5 (13.16%) Intel
8 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
8 5 (13.16%) Hitachi
9 3 (7.89%) Symantec
10 2 (5.26%) Oracle
11 1 (2.63%) Sophos
11 1 (2.63%) Juniper
11 1 (2.63%) BMC
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