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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 20 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing SAN 21 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 8.47% 11.39% 11.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 29.03% 43.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 17
Median daily rate £330 £345 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +22.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £451 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £30.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +28.72%
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
81 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 32.66% 39.24% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 15 37
Median daily rate £310 £315 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 30 July 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 66 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 57 (65.52%) SC Cleared
3 52 (59.77%) ITIL
4 51 (58.62%) HP
5 47 (54.02%) Linux
5 47 (54.02%) DNS
6 44 (50.57%) Unix
7 40 (45.98%) Windows
8 39 (44.83%) Microsoft
9 38 (43.68%) SQL
9 38 (43.68%) SQL Server
10 37 (42.53%) Windows Server
11 36 (41.38%) Active Directory
12 33 (37.93%) PowerShell
13 29 (33.33%) DHCP
14 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 28 (32.18%) iSCSI
14 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (21.84%) Change Control
15 19 (21.84%) Citrix
16 18 (20.69%) WAN
16 18 (20.69%) MS Excel
16 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
16 18 (20.69%) Perl
16 18 (20.69%) Apache
16 18 (20.69%) C-shell
16 18 (20.69%) Bash Shell
16 18 (20.69%) Unit Testing
16 18 (20.69%) Samba
16 18 (20.69%) Korn

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 18 (20.69%) Apache
2 10 (11.49%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (20.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.15%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (54.02%) DNS
2 29 (33.33%) DHCP
3 28 (32.18%) iSCSI
4 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
4 18 (20.69%) WAN
5 14 (16.09%) NAS
6 8 (9.20%) Firewall
6 8 (9.20%) HTTP
6 8 (9.20%) HTTPS
7 4 (4.60%) NetScaler
7 4 (4.60%) SMTP
8 2 (2.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (43.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) ClearCase
1 2 (2.30%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 15 (17.24%) Storage Engineer
1 15 (17.24%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (10.34%) Administrator
2 9 (10.34%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (9.20%) Consultant
3 8 (9.20%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (8.05%) Wintel Specialist
5 6 (6.90%) Storage Consultant
6 5 (5.75%) Backup Consultant
6 5 (5.75%) Backup Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (4.60%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.30%) Active Directory Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) NetBackup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) Middleware
2 2 (2.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
1 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
1 8 (9.20%) Public Cloud
2 6 (6.90%) Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) PKI
4 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.45%) Celerra
5 3 (3.45%) CLARiiON
5 3 (3.45%) EMC VNX
5 3 (3.45%) Replication
5 3 (3.45%) Symmetrix
6 2 (2.30%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (54.02%) Linux
2 44 (50.57%) Unix
3 40 (45.98%) Windows
4 37 (42.53%) Windows Server
5 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.90%) Solaris
7 5 (5.75%) AIX
8 4 (4.60%) HPUX
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.77%) ITIL
2 19 (21.84%) Change Control
3 18 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (20.69%) Unit Testing
4 15 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 12 (13.79%) Change Management
6 8 (9.20%) ITSM
6 8 (9.20%) Software Distribution
6 8 (9.20%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (8.05%) High Availability
8 6 (6.90%) Conflict Management
8 6 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.75%) Validation
10 4 (4.60%) OO
11 3 (3.45%) Migration
11 3 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (3.45%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.45%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.30%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.30%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.68%) SQL
2 33 (37.93%) PowerShell
3 18 (20.69%) Bash Shell
3 18 (20.69%) C-shell
3 18 (20.69%) Korn
3 18 (20.69%) Perl
4 16 (18.39%) Shell Script
5 15 (17.24%) VBScript
6 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.20%) Jython
6 8 (9.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 66 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 57 (65.52%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (12.64%) DV Cleared
5 9 (10.34%) MCSA
5 9 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (9.20%) Degree
7 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.30%) MCTS
8 1 (1.15%) MCSE
8 1 (1.15%) OCA
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (20.69%) Samba
3 16 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (17.24%) Terminal Services
4 15 (17.24%) XenApp
5 12 (13.79%) Hyper-V
6 8 (9.20%) vSphere
7 4 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.15%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.15%) UAG
8 1 (1.15%) vCloud
8 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) SCCM
2 8 (9.20%) BladeLogic
2 8 (9.20%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 8 (9.20%) Puppet
2 8 (9.20%) SCOrch
2 8 (9.20%) WSUS
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (5.75%) SCOM
3 5 (5.75%) SCVMM
4 4 (4.60%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (4.60%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (4.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (4.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.45%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.30%) EMC Navisphere
6 2 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.15%) OpenView
Vendors
1 51 (58.62%) HP
2 39 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.84%) Citrix
4 16 (18.39%) VMware
5 13 (14.94%) CA
6 11 (12.64%) 3PAR
7 8 (9.20%) BMC
7 8 (9.20%) Dell
7 8 (9.20%) EMC
7 8 (9.20%) Symantec
8 7 (8.05%) Brocade
9 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.60%) AppSense
10 4 (4.60%) arcserve
10 4 (4.60%) Lumension
11 2 (2.30%) Cisco
11 2 (2.30%) CommVault
11 2 (2.30%) NetApp
11 2 (2.30%) Oracle
12 1 (1.15%) Opsware