The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing SAN 5 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 1.44% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.95% 14.13% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Median daily rate £318 £280 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £195 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £318 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.88 £33.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-52.25% +20.90%
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
84 92 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.26% 10.22% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 48
Median daily rate £275 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £473 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+304.85% -29.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SAN.

1 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) HP
3 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
5 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
6 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
6 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
7 6 (26.09%) Unix
7 6 (26.09%) AIX
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) EMC
7 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
7 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
7 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) EMC NetWorker

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) NAS
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) IPsec
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
1 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (8.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Analyst
1 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
1 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
1 3 (13.04%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) JSP
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 6 (26.09%) AIX
4 6 (26.09%) Unix
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) Solaris
7 1 (4.35%) HPUX
7 1 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
2 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (21.74%) Security Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.70%) Server Building
5 2 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
3 4 (17.39%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Korn
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
4 4 (17.39%) CCNA
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (13.04%) MCSA
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) ISEB
6 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) RHEV
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.35%) KVM
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas File System
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (13.04%) PowerCLI
3 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.35%) Netcool
4 1 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) HP
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
5 6 (26.09%) EMC
6 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) Citrix
6 5 (21.74%) F5
6 5 (21.74%) IBM
7 2 (8.70%) PlateSpin
7 2 (8.70%) Veritas
8 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.35%) CommVault
8 1 (4.35%) Opsware
8 1 (4.35%) Sun