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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 43 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing SAN 16 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.14% 3.41% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.53% 28.99% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £254 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £342 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% +1.16%
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
103 69 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.77% 11.77% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 17 48
Average daily rate £350 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £298 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 January 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 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (34.62%) Solaris
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (30.77%) HP
5 8 (30.77%) Veritas
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle
6 7 (26.92%) SCCM
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Streams
7 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (23.08%) Data Guard
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
7 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (23.08%) VB
7 6 (23.08%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) ETL
7 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (23.08%) Dell
7 6 (23.08%) CommVault
8 5 (19.23%) Migration
8 5 (19.23%) Symantec
8 5 (19.23%) NetApp
8 5 (19.23%) Citrix
8 5 (19.23%) UNIX
8 5 (19.23%) SQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (19.23%) Lync
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) NAS
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) IPsec
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Intranet
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) DBA
1 6 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
1 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Defect Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Designer
3 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) JSP
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Solaris
3 6 (23.08%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) UNIX
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Tru64
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) AIX
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
1 6 (23.08%) ETL
1 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Data Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (7.69%) Software Distribution
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Network Design
5 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) VB
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) VBA
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) C-shell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.69%) MCTS
4 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Samba
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) Data Guard
3 5 (19.23%) NetBackup
3 5 (19.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
4 2 (7.69%) Netcool
4 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) HP
2 8 (30.77%) Veritas
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 7 (26.92%) VMware
4 6 (23.08%) Dell
4 6 (23.08%) CommVault
5 5 (19.23%) Symantec
5 5 (19.23%) NetApp
5 5 (19.23%) Citrix
6 4 (15.38%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.85%) AppSense
7 1 (3.85%) Brocade