The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 44 55 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.88% 0.78% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.35% 5.26% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
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
63 76 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.85% 14.87% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 32
Average daily rate £320 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £43.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +118.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 3 - - 1
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) HP
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Hitachi
4 6 (40.00%) VoIP
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Unified Communications
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) NAS
7 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
7 3 (20.00%) vSphere
7 3 (20.00%) HP Storage
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) Unix
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) SCCM
8 2 (13.33%) SCOM

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Unified Communications
1 6 (40.00%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) IPv6
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) System Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
1 1 (6.67%) Korn
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CCDA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Hitachi
4 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
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