The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 46 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.29% 1.84% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.17% 13.85% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Median daily rate £183 £260 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.61% -35.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £233 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £340 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £334
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-47.69% +18.18%
SAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 65 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.72% 13.32% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 58
Median daily rate £325 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £234 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £28.63 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.62% -28.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £15.75 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £47.50 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -3 4 £250 +4.16% 1
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) High Availability
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (25.00%) VBScript
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) IPv6
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) NHS DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) WSDL
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) HPUX
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) MODAF
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) Bourne shell
3 1 (8.33%) Korn
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) MCSD
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HL7
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) Docker
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) CommVault
6 1 (8.33%) Meru Networks
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) Veritas