The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 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 Derbyshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 36 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.66% 2.40% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 20.00% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £488 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 15 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.54% 12.00% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 26
Average daily rate £434 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.91% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £203 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £315 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 20
Average hourly rate £25.72 £27.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.74% -53.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
SAN
East Midlands

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derby -9 4 £488 +54.76%
SAN
East Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) NetApp
2 4 (44.44%) Isilon
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) GPG13
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) COBIT
5 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) VMware

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) RUP
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
1 1 (11.11%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
1 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) NetApp
1 4 (44.44%) Isilon
2 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) HP