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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 51 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Contract jobs citing SAN 15 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.80% 0.57% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.36% 2.85% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Median daily rate £365 £521 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.97% +37.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £399 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £530 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £29.88
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -10.46%
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
132 246 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.81% 20.03% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 81 70
Median daily rate £450 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +24 13 £365 -29.97%
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Unix
4 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 9 (36.00%) NAS
5 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL
6 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (28.00%) LAN
6 7 (28.00%) WAN
6 7 (28.00%) Firewall
6 7 (28.00%) Clustering
7 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (24.00%) Logistics
7 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (24.00%) SCCM
7 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
7 6 (24.00%) zOS
7 6 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (24.00%) DMZ
7 6 (24.00%) ATM
7 6 (24.00%) WLAN
7 6 (24.00%) HP
7 6 (24.00%) Solaris
7 6 (24.00%) J2EE

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 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 6 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) NAS
2 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 6 (24.00%) ATM
3 6 (24.00%) DMZ
3 6 (24.00%) WLAN
4 5 (20.00%) ADSL
4 5 (20.00%) MPLS
4 5 (20.00%) VoIP
5 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.00%) Skype
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Network Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Voice Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Wintel Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Brocade Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) SAN Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.00%) SAN Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Clustering
3 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (4.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Unix
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) Solaris
4 6 (24.00%) zOS
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.00%) CentOS
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
1 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (24.00%) Logistics
2 6 (24.00%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Release Management
4 4 (16.00%) Presales
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (12.00%) Network Design
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (4.00%) SDLC
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCIE
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCSA
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) VCP5
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) Firmware
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (8.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) Altiris
5 4 (16.00%) 3PAR
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 3 (12.00%) Dell
6 3 (12.00%) Symantec
7 2 (8.00%) Brocade
8 1 (4.00%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (4.00%) EMC
8 1 (4.00%) ForgeRock
8 1 (4.00%) Hitachi
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) Intel
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) NetApp
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat