The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 20 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.60% 2.83% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 17.65% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £250 £233 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -55.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £328
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £29.48 £28.13
% change year-on-year
-42.33% +4.81%
SAN
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 17 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 12.61% 16.04% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 25
Median daily rate £290 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.26% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.75 £120.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.12% -86.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAN across the Gloucester region.

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Gloucester region.

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) HP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) NHS DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CommVault
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle