The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 16 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.47% 5.98% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 30.43% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £358 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £343
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.23% +23.63%
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
14 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 20.59% 19.66% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 5
Median daily rate £338 £250 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £238 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Farnborough region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 13 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for SAN.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware