The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Contract jobs citing SAN 72 96 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.22% 4.66% 3.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.59% 19.67% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 34
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£360 £325 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -24.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £255 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £433 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 5
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +77.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.83 £35.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £22.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.48 £28.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +25.00%
SAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
434 488 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.39% 23.70% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 274 162
Average daily rate £380 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 38 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.46 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £48.00 £43.25
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 Hampshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Gosport +7 19 £363 -23.68%
Winchester -12 14 £350 -4.18%
Havant +9 8 £369 -13.23%
Southampton -3 6 £351 +1.81% 6
Hook -3 5 £325 +17.86%
Andover -8 3 £550 -
Portsmouth +1 2 £325 -19.75%
Farnborough -6 2 £403 +28.80% 3
Basingstoke -4 1 - -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 58 (43.28%) Linux
2 55 (41.04%) UNIX
3 51 (38.06%) VMware
4 50 (37.31%) Microsoft
4 50 (37.31%) Security Cleared
5 43 (32.09%) SC Cleared
5 43 (32.09%) Windows
6 42 (31.34%) HP
7 40 (29.85%) Oracle
7 40 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (28.36%) Citrix
9 32 (23.88%) Perl
10 27 (20.15%) AIX
11 26 (19.40%) Active Directory
11 26 (19.40%) Solaris
12 25 (18.66%) Fibre Channel
13 23 (17.16%) IBM
14 22 (16.42%) Red Hat
14 22 (16.42%) FCoE
15 21 (15.67%) ISTQB
16 20 (14.93%) DV Cleared
16 20 (14.93%) Cisco
17 18 (13.43%) .NET
17 18 (13.43%) SQL
17 18 (13.43%) HTML
17 18 (13.43%) JavaScript
17 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET
17 18 (13.43%) JSP
17 18 (13.43%) Tivoli
17 18 (13.43%) Project Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (8.21%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.72%) Apache
3 8 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.97%) SAS
4 6 (4.48%) IIS
4 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.73%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.73%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.49%) nginx
6 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.75%) Lync
7 1 (0.75%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (7.46%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.66%) Fibre Channel
2 22 (16.42%) FCoE
3 17 (12.69%) NAS
3 17 (12.69%) Firewall
4 16 (11.94%) IPsec
5 15 (11.19%) iSCSI
5 15 (11.19%) TCP/IP
6 14 (10.45%) LAN
6 14 (10.45%) WAN
7 13 (9.70%) SSL
8 9 (6.72%) LDAP
9 7 (5.22%) NetScaler
9 7 (5.22%) Structured Cabling
10 6 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (4.48%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (4.48%) VPN
10 6 (4.48%) DNS
11 4 (2.99%) Wireless
12 3 (2.24%) Internet
13 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.45%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.49%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.49%) Wise Package Studio
1 2 (1.49%) Gerrit
1 2 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.75%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (5.97%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (12.69%) Analyst
1 17 (12.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (10.45%) Administrator
2 14 (10.45%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (9.70%) Test Analyst
4 8 (5.97%) Developer
4 8 (5.97%) Consultant
4 8 (5.97%) Network Engineer
4 8 (5.97%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 8 (5.97%) UNIX Administrator
4 8 (5.97%) Test Specialist
5 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (4.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (4.48%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (3.73%) Test Leader
7 5 (3.73%) Performance Test Leader
7 5 (3.73%) AIX Administrator
7 5 (3.73%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (3.73%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.43%) HTML
1 18 (13.43%) .NET
1 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET
1 18 (13.43%) JSP
2 5 (3.73%) SAML
3 3 (2.24%) JSF
4 2 (1.49%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.49%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.49%) ServiceStack
4 2 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Clustering
1 13 (9.70%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.73%) EMC VNX
2 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.99%) Private Cloud
3 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.24%) HACMP
4 3 (2.24%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.24%) LPAR
4 3 (2.24%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (1.49%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) iSeries
6 1 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (43.28%) Linux
2 55 (41.04%) UNIX
3 43 (32.09%) Windows
4 27 (20.15%) AIX
5 26 (19.40%) Solaris
6 18 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (9.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (8.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.99%) HPUX
10 4 (2.99%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.24%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.49%) NetWare
12 2 (1.49%) Android
12 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.43%) Project Management
1 18 (13.43%) Test Scripting
2 16 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.19%) Software Testing
4 13 (9.70%) Configuration Management
4 13 (9.70%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (8.96%) Change Management
6 9 (6.72%) Migration
6 9 (6.72%) Knowledge Management
6 9 (6.72%) Performance Testing
7 6 (4.48%) Network Architecture
7 6 (4.48%) Asset Management
7 6 (4.48%) ITIL
7 6 (4.48%) DevOps
8 5 (3.73%) Test Automation
8 5 (3.73%) Open Source
8 5 (3.73%) Server Building
8 5 (3.73%) OO
8 5 (3.73%) Identity Management
8 5 (3.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.88%) Perl
2 18 (13.43%) SQL
2 18 (13.43%) JavaScript
3 16 (11.94%) Java
4 15 (11.19%) Shell Script
5 14 (10.45%) Korn
5 14 (10.45%) C
6 10 (7.46%) Python
7 9 (6.72%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.22%) VBScript
9 5 (3.73%) PHP
10 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.99%) VBA
11 3 (2.24%) C++
12 2 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (37.31%) Security Cleared
2 43 (32.09%) SC Cleared
3 21 (15.67%) ISTQB
4 20 (14.93%) DV Cleared
5 16 (11.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (5.97%) MCSE
6 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (5.22%) VCP4
8 6 (4.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (4.48%) Degree
9 5 (3.73%) ISEB
10 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.75%) MCSA
11 1 (0.75%) MCP
11 1 (0.75%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) SLA
1 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 40 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (19.40%) Active Directory
3 17 (12.69%) vSphere
4 13 (9.70%) VMware ESX
5 11 (8.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 11 (8.21%) Oracle Clusterware
6 10 (7.46%) XenApp
7 5 (3.73%) Shibboleth
7 5 (3.73%) KVM
8 4 (2.99%) GPFS
9 3 (2.24%) Postfix
10 2 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.49%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.75%) OpenSSH
11 1 (0.75%) NFS
11 1 (0.75%) Samba
11 1 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (13.43%) Tivoli
2 14 (10.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 14 (10.45%) SCCM
3 12 (8.96%) SCOM
4 10 (7.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (5.22%) Nagios
5 7 (5.22%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (5.22%) vMotion
6 5 (3.73%) Puppet
7 4 (2.99%) Netcool
8 3 (2.24%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.49%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.49%) Ansible
9 2 (1.49%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.49%) ARCserve
9 2 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 51 (38.06%) VMware
2 50 (37.31%) Microsoft
3 42 (31.34%) HP
4 40 (29.85%) Oracle
5 38 (28.36%) Citrix
6 23 (17.16%) IBM
7 22 (16.42%) Red Hat
8 20 (14.93%) Cisco
9 13 (9.70%) Veritas
10 11 (8.21%) EMC
10 11 (8.21%) 3PAR
11 10 (7.46%) Sun
12 8 (5.97%) NetApp
13 6 (4.48%) IronPort
14 5 (3.73%) Juniper
15 4 (2.99%) Dell
15 4 (2.99%) Brocade
16 2 (1.49%) Lumension
16 2 (1.49%) Symantec
16 2 (1.49%) Remedy
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Energon People
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago