The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 59 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing SAN 6 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.70% 2.73% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% 19.64% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £384 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £23.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+21.27% +1.07%
SAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 112 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.24% 13.88% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 57 18
Average daily rate £363 £324 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.97% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +44.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Glasgow region.

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Solaris
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) NAS
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) EMC
4 5 (25.00%) Data Guard
4 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (20.00%) AIX
5 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (15.00%) Firewall
6 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 3 (15.00%) Veritas
6 3 (15.00%) VB
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Legato
6 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) NAS
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Solaris
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) AIX
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.00%) ETL Development
4 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Server Building
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) VB
1 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (15.00%) Korn
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (15.00%) Legato
3 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.00%) SCCM
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (5.00%) WSUS
5 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 3 (15.00%) Veritas
4 3 (15.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) CommVault
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) StorageTek
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee
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TEKsystems
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Posted: 5 days ago
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