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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 11 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 30 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 20.98% 16.95% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.15% 45.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 0
Average daily rate £410 £348 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +44.44%
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
65 44 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 45.45% 37.29% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 7
Average daily rate £405 £400 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £324 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £451 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 14 February 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 40 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (78.00%) SC Cleared
3 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (58.00%) HP
5 28 (56.00%) Windows
6 25 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
7 19 (38.00%) SQL
7 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
8 18 (36.00%) iSCSI
8 18 (36.00%) NAS
9 16 (32.00%) ITIL
9 16 (32.00%) Unix
9 16 (32.00%) Linux
10 15 (30.00%) EMC
10 15 (30.00%) Change Control
11 14 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (28.00%) PowerShell
12 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
14 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (20.00%) DNS
16 9 (18.00%) Cisco
16 9 (18.00%) DHCP
16 9 (18.00%) MCSA
16 9 (18.00%) EMC Navisphere
16 9 (18.00%) NetBackup
16 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (16.00%) Software Distribution
17 8 (16.00%) OpenStack

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (16.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
1 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) iSCSI
1 18 (36.00%) NAS
2 10 (20.00%) DNS
3 9 (18.00%) DHCP
4 8 (16.00%) Firewall
4 8 (16.00%) HTTP
4 8 (16.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.00%) LDAP
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Consultant
2 9 (18.00%) Storage Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) NetBackup Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Backup Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) SAN Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Backup Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Storage Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Storage Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (12.00%) Clustering
2 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) HP Storage
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) Celerra
5 2 (4.00%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.00%) EMC VNX
5 2 (4.00%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 25 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 16 (32.00%) Unix
4 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) ITIL
2 15 (30.00%) Change Control
3 14 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (16.00%) Software Distribution
5 7 (14.00%) Asset Management
5 7 (14.00%) ITSM
5 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.00%) Change Management
6 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.00%) OO
7 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
9 3 (6.00%) Records Management
10 2 (4.00%) High Availability
10 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
11 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.00%) Migration
11 1 (2.00%) Project Governance
11 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.00%) Jython
4 5 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) C-shell
5 1 (2.00%) Korn
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (78.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (18.00%) MCSA
5 8 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (6.00%) Degree
8 2 (4.00%) MCITP
9 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (2.00%) OCP
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) EMC Navisphere
1 9 (18.00%) NetBackup
2 8 (16.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (14.00%) SCCM
3 7 (14.00%) WSUS
4 5 (10.00%) BladeLogic
4 5 (10.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 5 (10.00%) Puppet
4 5 (10.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (58.00%) HP
3 15 (30.00%) EMC
4 9 (18.00%) Cisco
5 8 (16.00%) CA
5 8 (16.00%) VMware
6 7 (14.00%) Symantec
7 5 (10.00%) BMC
7 5 (10.00%) Brocade
7 5 (10.00%) Dell
8 4 (8.00%) Veritas
9 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.00%) Citrix
10 1 (2.00%) Oracle
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 5 days ago