The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 39 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.10% 3.21% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 28.57% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £356 £346 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.88% +38.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £32.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+19.37% +79.16%
SAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.84% 11.22% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 9
Median daily rate £325 £341 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.69% +13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £259 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £36.50 £25.66 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.24% -31.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Simpana
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) E-business
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) E-business
1 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (20.00%) Use Case
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Simpana
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Finjan
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Netezza
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas