The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 22 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing SAN 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 4.43% 1.09% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.88% 8.33% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate £413 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £325 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
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
32 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 20.25% 13.04% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 12
Average daily rate £388 £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £317 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £9.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 17 (100.00%) Unix
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) Bash Shell
2 16 (94.12%) High Availability
2 16 (94.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 16 (94.12%) Shell Script
2 16 (94.12%) Sun
2 16 (94.12%) HP
2 16 (94.12%) Veritas
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Korn
2 16 (94.12%) Software Packaging
2 16 (94.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 16 (94.12%) Veritas File System
2 16 (94.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 16 (94.12%) Perl
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle
3 14 (82.35%) Opsware
3 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
4 10 (58.82%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
5 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
6 1 (5.88%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.88%) NAS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Solaris Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Unix Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Solaris
1 17 (100.00%) Unix
2 16 (94.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.88%) HPUX
3 1 (5.88%) SUSE
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) High Availability
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
2 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Bash Shell
1 16 (94.12%) Korn
1 16 (94.12%) Perl
1 16 (94.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 16 (94.12%) Veritas File System
1 16 (94.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (94.12%) HP
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle
2 16 (94.12%) Sun
2 16 (94.12%) Veritas
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
3 14 (82.35%) Opsware