The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 24 26 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing SAN 20 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 11.70% 10.53% 21.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% 25.40% 57.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 23
Median daily rate £340 £380 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £401 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -10.83%
SAN
Renfrewshire

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
85 63 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 49.71% 41.45% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 50 38
Median daily rate £340 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £421 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Erskine region with a requirement for SAN.

1 28 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 23 (65.71%) ITIL
4 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
5 19 (54.29%) Linux
6 17 (48.57%) DNS
7 16 (45.71%) Windows
7 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
7 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
8 14 (40.00%) HP
8 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (37.14%) iSCSI
10 12 (34.29%) Software Distribution
10 12 (34.29%) NAS
11 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 9 (25.71%) DHCP
12 9 (25.71%) VMware
12 9 (25.71%) Clustering
12 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (22.86%) vRealize
13 8 (22.86%) PowerCLI
13 8 (22.86%) vSphere
13 8 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (22.86%) Citrix
13 8 (22.86%) Unix
14 7 (20.00%) Perl

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) DNS
2 13 (37.14%) iSCSI
3 12 (34.29%) NAS
4 9 (25.71%) DHCP
5 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (17.14%) Firewall
6 6 (17.14%) HTTP
6 6 (17.14%) HTTPS
6 6 (17.14%) IPsec
7 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.86%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 6 (17.14%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Clustering
2 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.86%) Unix
6 7 (20.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Software Distribution
3 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.14%) ITSM
4 6 (17.14%) Server Building
4 6 (17.14%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (11.43%) OO
6 3 (8.57%) High Availability
6 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.57%) Validation
7 2 (5.71%) Change Control
8 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
3 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (20.00%) C-shell
3 7 (20.00%) Korn
3 7 (20.00%) Perl
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) Jython
4 6 (17.14%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.71%) VBScript
6 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (17.14%) Degree
5 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 3 (8.57%) MCTS
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.86%) vSphere
4 7 (20.00%) Samba
5 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.71%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) PowerCLI
1 8 (22.86%) vRealize
2 6 (17.14%) BladeLogic
2 6 (17.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (17.14%) Netcool
2 6 (17.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (17.14%) Puppet
2 6 (17.14%) SCOrch
2 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) HP
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) BMC
4 6 (17.14%) CA
4 6 (17.14%) Dell
4 6 (17.14%) Veritas
5 1 (2.86%) CommVault
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat