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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 45 48
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.89% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.27% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+56.36% -7.56%

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
30 55 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.33% 12.20% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 27
Median daily rate £350 £356 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -17.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £205 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £416 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +17.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £27.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.00 £40.30 £53.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (33.33%) NHS
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA

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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) NHS DBA
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft