The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.22% 0.78% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 3.57% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £335 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.45% +9.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £367 £358 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £23.15
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +40.38%
SAN
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 14.63% 21.88% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 3
Average daily rate £400 £313 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £213 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault
2 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) VLDB
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) VLDB
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) GlusterFS
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) VMware