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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 48 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing SAN 10 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.62% 2.07% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 15.53% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Average daily rate £420 £325 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £310 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £466 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
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
110 103 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.83% 13.32% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £114 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 12 February 2016, 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 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) IBM
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
4 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
4 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) EMC
4 8 (29.63%) AIX
4 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco
5 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (22.22%) NAS
6 6 (22.22%) Brocade
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (18.52%) Banking
7 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
8 4 (14.81%) Flash
8 4 (14.81%) Unix
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) Migration
8 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
8 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (14.81%) Data Centre

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) NAS
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.70%) IPv4
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Storage Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) IBM Storage Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) SAN Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) SAN Storage Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Subject Matter Expert
6 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (7.41%) Celerra
3 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
3 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) CCTV
4 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 8 (29.63%) AIX
3 8 (29.63%) Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) Unix
7 3 (11.11%) Solaris
7 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
1 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.41%) Coaching
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 3 (11.11%) Legato
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (7.41%) SCDPM
3 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 10 (37.04%) IBM
3 8 (29.63%) EMC
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) Brocade
6 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
7 3 (11.11%) Dell
7 3 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (11.11%) Veeam
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix
8 2 (7.41%) CommVault
8 2 (7.41%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (7.41%) Fujitsu
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle
9 1 (3.70%) Avaya
9 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.70%) NetApp
9 1 (3.70%) Symantec
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