The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / East Midlands
Rank 75 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing SAN 21 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.41% 2.52% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.82% 16.59% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 18
Median daily rate £275 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £189 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £472 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+59.25% -9.24%

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
194 229 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.06% 15.17% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 127 96
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.60 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £23.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SAN
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +2 6 £500 +100.00% 3
Northamptonshire -15 6 £120 -40.00% 11
Derbyshire -13 5 £375 -9.09%
Leicestershire +6 2 £175 -2.77% 2
Lincolnshire 0 2 £160 -14.66% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SAN.

1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
3 13 (36.11%) Firewall
3 13 (36.11%) VMware
4 12 (33.33%) Cisco
5 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
5 11 (30.56%) ITIL
5 11 (30.56%) HP
5 11 (30.56%) NAS
6 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (27.78%) LAN
6 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (25.00%) EMC
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
8 7 (19.44%) Unix
8 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (16.67%) QMS
9 6 (16.67%) MS Office
9 6 (16.67%) Linux
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) WAN
9 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 6 (16.67%) SLA
9 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 6 (16.67%) Citrix
9 6 (16.67%) Migration

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.11%) iPlanet
2 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) NAS
3 10 (27.78%) LAN
4 6 (16.67%) WAN
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (13.89%) NX-OS
5 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
6 4 (11.11%) BIG-IP
7 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.56%) FTP
7 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.56%) LDAP
7 2 (5.56%) SSH
7 2 (5.56%) Wireless
8 1 (2.78%) DNS
8 1 (2.78%) HTTP
8 1 (2.78%) Internet
8 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Local Government
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) SAN Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Chief Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) J2EE
2 3 (8.33%) JSP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) HP Storage
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Grid Computing
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.78%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
4 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (19.44%) Unix
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
7 5 (13.89%) Solaris
8 4 (11.11%) AIX
9 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.78%) CentOS
10 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (16.67%) Migration
2 6 (16.67%) QMS
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.78%) Change Control
6 1 (2.78%) High Availability
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.78%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (2.78%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.78%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CCNA
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 4 (11.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.89%) vSphere
3 5 (13.89%) XenApp
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.56%) Firmware
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.78%) NFS
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (13.89%) NetBackup
2 4 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (5.56%) OpenView
5 1 (2.78%) SCCM
5 1 (2.78%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) VMware
2 12 (33.33%) Cisco
3 11 (30.56%) HP
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.00%) EMC
6 6 (16.67%) Citrix
6 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 6 (16.67%) Webroot
7 5 (13.89%) NetApp
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle
7 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
8 4 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 4 (11.11%) BEA
8 4 (11.11%) Brocade
8 4 (11.11%) F5
8 4 (11.11%) Sun
8 4 (11.11%) Symantec
9 3 (8.33%) Apple
9 3 (8.33%) Veritas
10 2 (5.56%) BMC
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