The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 10 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing SAN 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.53% 4.51% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.58% 17.65% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £331 £381 £610
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-16.98% +12.76%
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
31 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.33% 25.56% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 8
Median daily rate £363 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -8.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.45 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 July 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 13 (59.09%) Clustering
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (50.00%) ITIL
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (36.36%) Dell Compellent
7 8 (36.36%) Simpana
7 8 (36.36%) SLA
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) CommVault
7 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) Unix
9 5 (22.73%) HP
9 5 (22.73%) Solaris
9 5 (22.73%) Migration
9 5 (22.73%) EMC
9 5 (22.73%) Veritas
9 5 (22.73%) SCCM
10 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 4 (18.18%) XenApp
10 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
11 3 (13.64%) Change Management
11 3 (13.64%) Firewall

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (9.09%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) NAS
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.55%) FWSM
3 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.55%) IPsec
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Backup Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Storage Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Unix Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Sybase DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Clustering
2 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Replication
4 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.09%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (9.09%) EMC VNX
4 2 (9.09%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (27.27%) Unix
7 5 (22.73%) Solaris
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.55%) AIX
9 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Server Patching
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.64%) VBScript
3 2 (9.09%) Korn
4 1 (4.55%) Bourne shell
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) XenApp
3 3 (13.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) Firmware
4 2 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (36.36%) Simpana
3 5 (22.73%) SCCM
4 3 (13.64%) Legato
5 2 (9.09%) Foglight
5 2 (9.09%) HP SIM
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
5 2 (9.09%) SCOM
6 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
6 1 (4.55%) Cacti
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) CommVault
2 8 (36.36%) Dell Compellent
3 5 (22.73%) EMC
3 5 (22.73%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) Veritas
4 3 (13.64%) Dell
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.64%) Sybase
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) arcserve
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Emulex
5 2 (9.09%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) Sun
5 2 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Polycom