The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 19 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing SAN 26 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.90% 0.80% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 8.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 6
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£350 £363 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.51% -30.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -22.22%
SAN
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.81% 9.96% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 18
Average daily rate £325 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

SAN
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 16 £350 - 1
Lewes +3 10 £338 -6.96%
Hove - 1 £350 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 35 (87.50%) VMware
2 28 (70.00%) Windows
3 20 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (42.50%) Firewall
4 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (37.50%) iSCSI
7 14 (35.00%) Change Management
7 14 (35.00%) Citrix
8 13 (32.50%) VoIP
8 13 (32.50%) vSphere
9 12 (30.00%) Replication
10 10 (25.00%) Cisco
10 10 (25.00%) VPN
10 10 (25.00%) IIS
11 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
11 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (22.50%) Capacity Management
12 8 (20.00%) SQL
13 7 (17.50%) DNS
13 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
13 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (17.50%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (17.50%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (17.50%) XenApp
13 7 (17.50%) Clustering
13 7 (17.50%) Network Security
14 6 (15.00%) ISMS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 20 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.00%) IIS
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.50%) SAS
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) iSCSI
3 13 (32.50%) VoIP
4 10 (25.00%) VPN
5 7 (17.50%) DNS
5 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
5 7 (17.50%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (17.50%) Network Security
6 6 (15.00%) DHCP
7 5 (12.50%) LAN
7 5 (12.50%) WAN
8 4 (10.00%) NAS
9 3 (7.50%) SSL
9 3 (7.50%) VLAN
10 1 (2.50%) LDAP
10 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Server Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) IT Support
3 5 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
3 5 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Replication
2 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
3 7 (17.50%) Clustering
4 5 (12.50%) EqualLogic
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) PKI
6 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.50%) Solaris
7 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Change Management
2 9 (22.50%) Capacity Management
3 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (15.00%) ISMS
4 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security
4 6 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security Management
4 6 (15.00%) Security Management
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
5 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.00%) MSF
6 4 (10.00%) SIEM
6 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Validation
6 4 (10.00%) Process Management
7 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (15.00%) MCSE
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) CCNA
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (32.50%) vSphere
4 7 (17.50%) XenApp
5 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.50%) vCloud
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) vMotion
3 2 (5.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) VMware
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.00%) Citrix
4 10 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (15.00%) HP
5 6 (15.00%) Avaya
5 6 (15.00%) Juniper
6 5 (12.50%) Dell
6 5 (12.50%) Veeam
7 4 (10.00%) CommVault
8 3 (7.50%) EMC
8 3 (7.50%) McAfee
9 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.50%) NetApp
10 1 (2.50%) 3PAR