The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.56% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
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
49 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.84% 9.96% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 7
Average daily rate £324 £208 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.02% -48.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £330 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.35 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +94.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Zenoss
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (50.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support
2 1 (50.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec