The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 14 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.61% - 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £220 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
SAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 14.52% 9.90% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
Average daily rate £275 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% -12.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.26 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

SAN
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware