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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 12 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing SAN 5 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 16.13% 8.61% 20.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 21.67% 47.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 16
Median daily rate £345 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +15.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £363 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £443 £450
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 £46.50 £27.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+72.22% -9.24%

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
18 60 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 58.06% 39.74% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 54 28
Median daily rate £340 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £435 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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 16 January 2017.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Erskine region with a requirement for SAN.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
4 14 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 14 (66.67%) ITIL
4 14 (66.67%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) Software Distribution
5 12 (57.14%) NAS
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (38.10%) vSphere
6 8 (38.10%) vRealize
6 8 (38.10%) PowerCLI
6 8 (38.10%) VSAN
6 8 (38.10%) HP
6 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
7 7 (33.33%) Clustering
7 7 (33.33%) DHCP
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (28.57%) iSCSI
8 6 (28.57%) SCOrch
8 6 (28.57%) Puppet

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:

Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) NAS
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) VSAN
3 7 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (28.57%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) HTTP
4 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
4 6 (28.57%) IPsec
4 6 (28.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Clustering
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Software Distribution
3 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITSM
3 6 (28.57%) Server Building
3 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (19.05%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Jython
3 6 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) PowerCLI
1 8 (38.10%) vRealize
2 6 (28.57%) BladeLogic
2 6 (28.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (28.57%) Netcool
2 6 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (28.57%) Puppet
2 6 (28.57%) SCOrch
2 6 (28.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) HP
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) BMC
3 6 (28.57%) CA
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 6 (28.57%) Dell
3 6 (28.57%) Veritas