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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 40 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing SAN 13 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.53% 1.49% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.26% 8.76% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 8
Median daily rate £300 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £195 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £425 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -10.08%
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
106 137 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.62% 17.00% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 71 36
Median daily rate £340 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £140 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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
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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 7 (36.84%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) WSUS
7 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) EMC
7 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
7 5 (26.32%) Citrix
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
8 4 (21.05%) Clustering
8 4 (21.05%) DNS
8 4 (21.05%) DHCP
8 4 (21.05%) IBM
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) AIX
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) 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 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
4 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.26%) IPsec
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Server Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Server Support
3 2 (10.53%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Celerra
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.26%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
4 1 (5.26%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) AIX
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) CentOS
7 1 (5.26%) Solaris
7 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Server Building
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) MCSA
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) ISEB
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
4 3 (15.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) WSUS
2 4 (21.05%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (10.53%) PowerCLI
3 2 (10.53%) SnapMirror
3 2 (10.53%) vRealize
4 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Netcool
4 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
3 5 (26.32%) EMC
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) F5
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Avaya
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 2 (10.53%) Veeam
5 2 (10.53%) WatchGuard
6 1 (5.26%) Brocade
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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