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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 26 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing SAN 13 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.46% 4.89% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 28.33% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
Average daily rate £320 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £410 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £466 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
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
26 60 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.92% 17.24% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 19
Average daily rate £315 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £36.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +158.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +23 13 £320 -24.70% 1
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
1 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) Cisco
4 12 (66.67%) EMC
4 12 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (61.11%) Palo Alto
6 10 (55.56%) Finance
6 10 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (38.89%) SQL
9 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (33.33%) High Availability
10 5 (27.78%) NAS
11 4 (22.22%) Citrix
11 4 (22.22%) IIS
11 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
11 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (22.22%) Change Control
12 3 (16.67%) Splunk
12 3 (16.67%) NetCrunch
12 3 (16.67%) vMotion

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (27.78%) NAS
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) VLAN
4 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technician
1 6 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Technical Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAN Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Server Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
1 17 (94.44%) Windows Server
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) High Availability
2 4 (22.22%) Change Control
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Document Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Terminal Server
2 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (16.67%) NetCrunch
2 3 (16.67%) vMotion
3 2 (11.11%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) EMC
4 11 (61.11%) Palo Alto
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) LANDesk
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Splunk
7 2 (11.11%) Acronis
7 2 (11.11%) Avaya
7 2 (11.11%) Dell
7 2 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (11.11%) MuleSoft