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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 45 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing SAN 10 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.78% 1.78% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.20% 10.78% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Median daily rate £240 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £324 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £424 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-19.18% +29.32%

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
82 102 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.59% 16.50% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 53 62
Median daily rate £345 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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 16 (72.73%) Windows
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) Citrix
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (27.27%) NAS
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) WSUS
9 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
9 5 (22.73%) DHCP
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) EMC
9 5 (22.73%) HP
10 4 (18.18%) IBM
10 4 (18.18%) AIX
10 4 (18.18%) Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (18.18%) vSphere
11 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010

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 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) NAS
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 2 (9.09%) VSAN
5 1 (4.55%) IPsec
5 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Server Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Support
4 2 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Celerra
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.55%) HP Storage
4 1 (4.55%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (18.18%) AIX
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (13.64%) Solaris
8 1 (4.55%) CentOS
8 1 (4.55%) Unix
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Change Control
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (13.64%) Service Management
2 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) vSphere
4 3 (13.64%) Terminal Server
4 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Server
4 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) WSUS
2 2 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) PowerCLI
2 2 (9.09%) SnapMirror
2 2 (9.09%) vRealize
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Netcool
3 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) EMC
5 5 (22.73%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 4 (18.18%) IBM
7 3 (13.64%) Dell
7 3 (13.64%) NetApp
8 2 (9.09%) Avaya
8 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 2 (9.09%) F5
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle
8 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
8 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
8 2 (9.09%) Veeam
8 2 (9.09%) Veritas
8 2 (9.09%) WatchGuard
9 1 (4.55%) Isilon