The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 85 81 123
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +42
Contract jobs citing SAN 83 136 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.38% 2.43% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.08% 18.01% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 113 74
Median daily rate £450 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £343
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.23% +23.63%
SAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
435 755 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.45% 13.48% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 550 522
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 22
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -13.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £13.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £22.90 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for SAN.

1 62 (48.44%) Windows
2 58 (45.31%) VMware
3 57 (44.53%) Linux
4 46 (35.94%) Finance
5 39 (30.47%) HP
5 39 (30.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (30.47%) NAS
6 37 (28.91%) EMC
7 35 (27.34%) Active Directory
8 33 (25.78%) Windows Server
9 31 (24.22%) NetApp
9 31 (24.22%) Red Hat
9 31 (24.22%) Unix
10 26 (20.31%) Cisco
10 26 (20.31%) Data Centre
11 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
11 23 (17.97%) ITIL
12 21 (16.41%) IBM
12 21 (16.41%) Citrix
13 19 (14.84%) SQL
13 19 (14.84%) Banking
14 18 (14.06%) Firewall
15 17 (13.28%) SQL Server
15 17 (13.28%) Solaris
15 17 (13.28%) Veritas
15 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (12.50%) LAN
16 16 (12.50%) NFS
17 15 (11.72%) Migration
17 15 (11.72%) Puppet

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (3.91%) Apache
3 5 (3.91%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.34%) PowerExchange
5 3 (2.34%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.34%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.56%) Node.js
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.56%) Zimbra
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.78%) Confluence
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Office
2 3 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) RMDS
2 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.34%) IaaS
2 3 (2.34%) Office 365
3 2 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.47%) NAS
2 18 (14.06%) Firewall
3 16 (12.50%) LAN
4 14 (10.94%) WAN
5 13 (10.16%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (9.38%) DNS
7 11 (8.59%) DHCP
8 10 (7.81%) iSCSI
9 8 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.13%) BGP
11 4 (3.13%) EIGRP
11 4 (3.13%) Internet
11 4 (3.13%) LDAP
11 4 (3.13%) Network Security
11 4 (3.13%) OSPF
11 4 (3.13%) SSL
11 4 (3.13%) VPN
11 4 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.69%) DB2
5 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.34%) PowerCenter
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.56%) HBase
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.78%) Mahout
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 46 (35.94%) Finance
2 19 (14.84%) Banking
3 8 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.69%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (24.22%) Administrator
2 18 (14.06%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (11.72%) Architect
4 14 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.16%) Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (7.03%) Storage Administrator
7 8 (6.25%) Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.47%) EMC Storage Administrator
8 7 (5.47%) Unix Administrator
8 7 (5.47%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Support
10 5 (3.91%) Storage Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) VMware Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.13%) Web Services
2 3 (2.34%) Middleware
3 2 (1.56%) .NET
3 2 (1.56%) CGI
3 2 (1.56%) JRuby
3 2 (1.56%) SAX
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (1.56%) XML
4 1 (0.78%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.78%) COM
4 1 (0.78%) Java SE
4 1 (0.78%) LAMP
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.78%) Rendezvous
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.78%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (0.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.31%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.16%) Clustering
3 10 (7.81%) EMC VNX
3 10 (7.81%) Replication
4 9 (7.03%) EMC VMAX
5 7 (5.47%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (4.69%) iSeries
7 4 (3.13%) Video on Demand
8 3 (2.34%) Derivative
8 3 (2.34%) EMC Centera
8 3 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.34%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.56%) AS400
9 2 (1.56%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.56%) CMDB
9 2 (1.56%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.56%) Equities
9 2 (1.56%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.56%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 62 (48.44%) Windows
2 57 (44.53%) Linux
3 33 (25.78%) Windows Server
4 31 (24.22%) Unix
5 17 (13.28%) Solaris
5 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (11.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (8.59%) AIX
9 9 (7.03%) Windows 7
10 7 (5.47%) Apple iOS
10 7 (5.47%) SUSE
10 7 (5.47%) Windows 8
10 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.13%) CentOS
12 3 (2.34%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.56%) VyOS
14 1 (0.78%) Android
14 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.97%) ITIL
2 15 (11.72%) Migration
3 11 (8.59%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (7.81%) Change Management
5 8 (6.25%) High Availability
5 8 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (5.47%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.47%) Open Source
7 6 (4.69%) Data Protection
7 6 (4.69%) SDLC
7 6 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.91%) DevOps
8 5 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.91%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (3.91%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.13%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.13%) Data Management
9 4 (3.13%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (3.13%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.84%) SQL
2 14 (10.94%) PowerShell
3 13 (10.16%) Python
4 12 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 9 (7.03%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.03%) Perl
6 6 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.91%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.13%) C
8 4 (3.13%) Korn
8 4 (3.13%) PHP
9 3 (2.34%) C#
9 3 (2.34%) C-shell
9 3 (2.34%) Java
9 3 (2.34%) Ruby
10 2 (1.56%) RPG IV
10 2 (1.56%) Tcl
10 2 (1.56%) VBScript
11 1 (0.78%) R
11 1 (0.78%) sed
Qualifications
1 8 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.47%) RHCA
2 7 (5.47%) RHCE
3 6 (4.69%) Degree
4 5 (3.91%) CCNP
5 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.34%) CCNA
6 3 (2.34%) MCSE
7 2 (1.56%) CCEE
7 2 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.56%) MCSA
7 2 (1.56%) MCTS
8 1 (0.78%) CCA
8 1 (0.78%) CCEA
8 1 (0.78%) CCSP
8 1 (0.78%) NCDA
8 1 (0.78%) NCIE
8 1 (0.78%) NCSA
8 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 39 (30.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (27.34%) Active Directory
3 16 (12.50%) NFS
4 12 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (7.81%) Hyper-V
6 9 (7.03%) VMware ESX
6 9 (7.03%) vSphere
7 8 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 8 (6.25%) XenApp
8 7 (5.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 5 (3.91%) KVM
10 4 (3.13%) XenDesktop
11 3 (2.34%) DFS Replication
11 3 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (2.34%) RHEV
11 3 (2.34%) Samba
12 2 (1.56%) Firmware
12 2 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (1.56%) SRDF
12 2 (1.56%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 15 (11.72%) Puppet
2 9 (7.03%) EMC VPLEX
3 8 (6.25%) SCCM
3 8 (6.25%) SCOM
4 7 (5.47%) NetBackup
5 6 (4.69%) Control-M
5 6 (4.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (3.91%) Nagios
7 4 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (2.34%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (2.34%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 3 (2.34%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.34%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (2.34%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.56%) BladeLogic
9 2 (1.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 2 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (45.31%) VMware
2 39 (30.47%) HP
3 37 (28.91%) EMC
4 31 (24.22%) NetApp
4 31 (24.22%) Red Hat
5 26 (20.31%) Cisco
6 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
7 21 (16.41%) Citrix
7 21 (16.41%) IBM
8 17 (13.28%) Veritas
9 11 (8.59%) 3PAR
9 11 (8.59%) Dell
9 11 (8.59%) Oracle
10 8 (6.25%) Symantec
11 7 (5.47%) F5
12 6 (4.69%) Brocade
13 4 (3.13%) BMC
13 4 (3.13%) CommVault
13 4 (3.13%) Dell Compellent
13 4 (3.13%) Fortinet
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