The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Crawley region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 17 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.44% 0.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £503 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 17.89% 13.27% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 6
Average daily rate £500 £400 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +185.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £27.38 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
SAN
West Sussex

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) EMC