The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 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 Devon 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 3.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £168 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 17.34% 15.03% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 10
Average daily rate £220 £263 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.19% -18.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £159 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £268 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £40.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.90% +268.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
SAN
South West

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Devon

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 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
Exeter - - - - 1
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault