The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 44 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.81% 0.50% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 3.53% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £268 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.87% -12.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.78% +24.28%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 85 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.26% 14.07% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 41 49
Median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £225 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 16
Median hourly rate £21.50 £55.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.90% +39.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £38.75 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridge +13 4 £425 +41.66%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) KVM
2 2 (33.33%) Vyatta
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (33.33%) LXC
2 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) KVM
2 2 (33.33%) LXC
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vCloud
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) CA
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 2 (33.33%) Vyatta
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) EMC