The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 21 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.46% 0.79% 10.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 3.57% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £610 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.52% +90.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.48 £28.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +25.00%
SAN
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 36.07% 22.05% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 20
Average daily rate £315 £360 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £12.43 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) NAS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) OpenStack Swift
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) Kafka
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Lucene
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Informatics
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Business Development
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) UAG
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) ARCserve
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Altiris
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
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Austin Fraser
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