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 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 24 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing SAN 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.04% 5.48% 5.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 38.10% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Median daily rate £386 £260 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.31% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £260 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £260 £514
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 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
42 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 21.21% 14.38% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 20
Median daily rate £450 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £239 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £15.75
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 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 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 Crawley region with a requirement for SAN.

1 6 (60.00%) Degree
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) EMC
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (40.00%) GlusterFS
3 4 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) VLDB
3 4 (40.00%) StorageTek
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall

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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) VLDB
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Solaris
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
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%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) GlusterFS
2 4 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) EMC
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Brocade
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) StorageTek
2 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) CommVault
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam