The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / East of England
Rank 96 96 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing SAN 25 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.20% 1.23% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% 8.53% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 13
Median daily rate £288 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £915
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.11% +24.28%

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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
356 340 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.03% 14.37% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 184 184
Median daily rate £334 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.79% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 67
Median hourly rate £21.50 £41.50 £23.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.19% +78.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SAN
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Suffolk -1 10 £288 -36.11%
Hertfordshire +3 6 £200 - 6
Cambridgeshire +9 5 £413 +54.20% 2
Norfolk +2 2 - - 5
Essex -12 2 - -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 of England region with a requirement for SAN.

1 29 (61.70%) Windows
1 29 (61.70%) VMware
2 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
3 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
4 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
5 20 (42.55%) Windows Server
6 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
7 15 (31.91%) Firewall
8 14 (29.79%) Citrix
8 14 (29.79%) High Availability
9 13 (27.66%) Cisco
9 13 (27.66%) Middleware
9 13 (27.66%) LAN
9 13 (27.66%) Clustering
10 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (25.53%) NAS
11 11 (23.40%) ITIL
12 10 (21.28%) IIS
12 10 (21.28%) WAN
12 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
13 9 (19.15%) Linux
13 9 (19.15%) EMC
13 9 (19.15%) Secure Coding
13 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Clustering
14 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
15 7 (14.89%) HP
15 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (14.89%) vSphere
15 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (21.28%) IIS
2 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.26%) Mimecast
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.13%) G Suite
4 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 13 (27.66%) LAN
3 12 (25.53%) NAS
4 10 (21.28%) WAN
5 5 (10.64%) Wireless
6 4 (8.51%) VLAN
7 3 (6.38%) DHCP
7 3 (6.38%) DNS
7 3 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (6.38%) Internet
7 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.26%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
8 2 (4.26%) VoIP
8 2 (4.26%) WLAN
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) French Language
3 2 (4.26%) Law
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.77%) DBA
2 6 (12.77%) SQL DBA
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) EMC Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.38%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) Java SE
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
2 13 (27.66%) Clustering
3 5 (10.64%) Replication
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) EMC VNX
5 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) CCTV
6 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.13%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) PKI
6 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 20 (42.55%) Windows Server
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (19.15%) Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.38%) Solaris
8 1 (2.13%) Android
8 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) High Availability
2 11 (23.40%) ITIL
3 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
4 9 (19.15%) Secure Coding
5 7 (14.89%) Network Optimisation
6 6 (12.77%) Migration
6 6 (12.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.51%) Change Management
7 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.38%) Information Management
8 3 (6.38%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Project Management
8 3 (6.38%) SDLC
9 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.26%) Patch Management
9 2 (4.26%) SIEM
9 2 (4.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.51%) Python
3 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.26%) C
4 2 (4.26%) C++
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) Jython
4 2 (4.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.77%) MCSE
3 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) CCNA
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.38%) CCNP
5 3 (6.38%) MCITP
5 3 (6.38%) MCSA
6 2 (4.26%) NCDA
6 2 (4.26%) NCIE
7 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
2 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.89%) vSphere
4 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.51%) XenApp
7 3 (6.38%) KVM
7 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.26%) Docker
8 2 (4.26%) LXC
8 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.13%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (2.13%) vCloud
9 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.26%) Puppet
4 2 (4.26%) SCCM
5 1 (2.13%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (2.13%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.13%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.13%) Simpana
5 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) VMware
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (29.79%) Citrix
4 13 (27.66%) Cisco
5 9 (19.15%) EMC
6 7 (14.89%) HP
7 5 (10.64%) NetApp
8 4 (8.51%) Brocade
8 4 (8.51%) Intel Security
9 3 (6.38%) Dell
9 3 (6.38%) Oracle
10 2 (4.26%) CA
10 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.26%) Juniper
10 2 (4.26%) Lotus
10 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
10 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.26%) Vyatta
11 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
11 1 (2.13%) Isilon
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