The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 58 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing SAN 7 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.95% 1.42% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.54% 9.62% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Average daily rate
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£220 £204 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £361
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -7.40%
SAN
East of England

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
107 104 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.52% 14.73% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 36 37
Average daily rate £325 £250 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £184 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 27
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £20.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Peterborough +5 3 £225 - 2
Cambridge -1 2 £193 -23.76% 4
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (69.23%) HP
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) NetApp
7 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) Wireless
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (23.08%) Change Control
8 3 (23.08%) Network Management
8 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) CA
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (23.08%) ARCserve
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) LAN
8 3 (23.08%) WAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Change Control
1 3 (23.08%) Network Management
1 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) ARCserve
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) SCDPM
3 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) HP
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 3 (23.08%) CA
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.69%) Lumension
6 1 (7.69%) Aruba
6 1 (7.69%) Brocade
6 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 10 days ago