The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 23 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.35% 0.53% 3.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 2.22% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £370 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 - £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £29.48 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-42.33% +15.60%
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
16 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 10.81% 23.94% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 19
Median daily rate £375 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +103.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 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 Crawley region with a requirement for SAN.

1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) MCSA
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) VLDB
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) StorageTek

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) VLDB
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Unix Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Server Building
3 2 (20.00%) Server Patching
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) MCSD
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) GlusterFS
2 3 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (30.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Brocade
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) StorageTek
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper