The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Greenwich region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 2 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 50.00% 14.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £380 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 50.00% 42.86% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £380 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
SAN
London

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Greenwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) OCP
2 3 (60.00%) OCA
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) HPUX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) VMS
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Isilon
3 2 (40.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (40.00%) SRDF

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 3 (60.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CLARiiON
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) HPUX
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) VMS
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) OCP
1 3 (60.00%) OCA
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (20.00%) NCDA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) SRDF
3 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Isilon
3 2 (40.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle