The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 23 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 1.49% 0.71% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 9.09% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £333 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.23% +36.00%
SAN
Derbyshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 17.91% 7.80% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 11
Median daily rate £325 £333 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% -15.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £178 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £567
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derby region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Derby

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 5 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 Derby region with a requirement for SAN.

1 11 (91.67%) Unix
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Solaris
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Software Packaging
3 9 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (75.00%) Veritas File System
3 9 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 9 (75.00%) High Availability
3 9 (75.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (75.00%) Veritas
3 9 (75.00%) Sun
3 9 (75.00%) HP
3 9 (75.00%) Perl
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Korn
3 9 (75.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Opsware
6 5 (41.67%) Degree
6 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
9 2 (16.67%) EMC
9 2 (16.67%) Firmware
9 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Solaris
3 9 (75.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) HPUX
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (75.00%) Korn
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
1 9 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (75.00%) Veritas File System
2 9 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 9 (75.00%) HP
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Sun
3 9 (75.00%) Veritas
4 7 (58.33%) Opsware
5 2 (16.67%) EMC