The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 11 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing SAN 22 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 18.49% 37.14% 10.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.00% 72.22% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £355 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -18.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £25.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +17.64%
SAN
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Communications & Networking Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.02% 51.43% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 13
Average daily rate £333 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.27% -6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £310 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £455 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 31 (79.49%) SQL
2 28 (71.79%) Security Cleared
3 27 (69.23%) SC Cleared
4 21 (53.85%) Citrix
5 20 (51.28%) Clustering
6 18 (46.15%) Linux
7 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
7 17 (43.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 17 (43.59%) Configuration Management
8 16 (41.03%) Solaris
8 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
9 15 (38.46%) HP
9 15 (38.46%) Veritas
9 15 (38.46%) NAS
9 15 (38.46%) Software Distribution
10 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (35.90%) VMware
11 13 (33.33%) IPsec
11 13 (33.33%) Tivoli
11 13 (33.33%) Netcool
11 13 (33.33%) DNS
12 12 (30.77%) Windows
13 11 (28.21%) ITIL
13 11 (28.21%) DHCP
13 11 (28.21%) VMware ESX
14 9 (23.08%) Service Management
15 8 (20.51%) Thin Client
15 8 (20.51%) Middleware
15 8 (20.51%) Firewall
15 8 (20.51%) Fat Client

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) NAS
2 13 (33.33%) DNS
2 13 (33.33%) IPsec
3 11 (28.21%) DHCP
4 8 (20.51%) Firewall
5 5 (12.82%) LAN
5 5 (12.82%) WAN
6 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.56%) Junos
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.13%) MSI
1 2 (5.13%) InstallShield
1 2 (5.13%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.56%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Consultant
2 4 (10.26%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Build Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Technology Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Linux Support
5 1 (2.56%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Analyst
5 1 (2.56%) IT Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Middleware
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) Clustering
2 8 (20.51%) Thin Client
2 8 (20.51%) Fat Client
3 4 (10.26%) Open Source
4 3 (7.69%) EqualLogic
4 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.69%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) Solaris
3 12 (30.77%) Windows
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.82%) UNIX
6 4 (10.26%) AIX
6 4 (10.26%) HPUX
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Configuration Management
2 15 (38.46%) Software Distribution
3 11 (28.21%) ITIL
4 9 (23.08%) Service Management
5 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.26%) Change Data Capture
8 3 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma
8 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.69%) Validation
9 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.56%) Change Control
10 1 (2.56%) Time Management
10 1 (2.56%) Network Management
10 1 (2.56%) Network Design
10 1 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) VB
3 2 (5.13%) REXX
3 2 (5.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 28 (71.79%) Security Cleared
2 27 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.82%) MCTS
4 3 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) CCNP
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (28.21%) VMware ESX
4 7 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (12.82%) vSphere
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (10.26%) KVM
6 4 (10.26%) RHEV
7 3 (7.69%) vCloud
8 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (43.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 13 (33.33%) Netcool
3 2 (5.13%) WSUS
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 2 (5.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Citrix
2 15 (38.46%) HP
2 15 (38.46%) Veritas
3 14 (35.90%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle
5 5 (12.82%) AppSense
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.69%) NetApp
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) Dell
6 3 (7.69%) EMC
7 2 (5.13%) CA
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) McAfee
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.56%) Borland
8 1 (2.56%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) Brocade
8 1 (2.56%) Crossbeam
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Synergize Consulting
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Posted: 2 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 3 days ago