The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 44 79 53
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -26
Contract jobs citing SAN 75 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.61% 2.23% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.25% 11.59% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 22
Average daily rate £363 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £479 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.07% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -71.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
411 328 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.80% 19.23% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 179 158
Average daily rate £350 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 58 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £15.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
SAN
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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
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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Havant -1 15 £375 +11.11%
Southampton -2 8 £318 -2.30% 5
Gosport - 8 - -
Winchester 0 7 £398 - 1
Basingstoke +22 5 £388 -18.42% 3
Andover - 5 £378 -
Portsmouth -7 1 £290 -10.76% 1
Farnborough - 1 £358 -
Eastleigh - 1 £325 -
Fareham - 1 - -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 71 (45.51%) VMware
2 65 (41.67%) Windows
3 56 (35.90%) IBM
4 53 (33.97%) HP
5 45 (28.85%) Security Cleared
6 43 (27.56%) EMC
7 42 (26.92%) Linux
8 39 (25.00%) UNIX
9 38 (24.36%) AIX
9 38 (24.36%) SC Cleared
10 37 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 35 (22.44%) Solaris
13 32 (20.51%) Shell Script
14 31 (19.87%) Active Directory
15 30 (19.23%) NetApp
15 30 (19.23%) Brocade
16 27 (17.31%) Red Hat
17 25 (16.03%) Citrix
17 25 (16.03%) ITIL
17 25 (16.03%) Oracle
17 25 (16.03%) Connectrix
18 23 (14.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 22 (14.10%) DNS
19 22 (14.10%) NetBackup
20 21 (13.46%) TCP/IP
20 21 (13.46%) Cisco
21 20 (12.82%) Tivoli
21 20 (12.82%) MS Exchange
21 20 (12.82%) LAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.77%) IIS
3 9 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.49%) Apache
4 7 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.28%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.64%) Quickr
8 1 (0.64%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) MS Office
3 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.05%) Maximo
2 8 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (3.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.03%) Connectrix
2 22 (14.10%) DNS
3 21 (13.46%) TCP/IP
4 20 (12.82%) LAN
4 20 (12.82%) WAN
5 15 (9.62%) Firewall
6 14 (8.97%) NAS
7 13 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (6.41%) LDAP
9 9 (5.77%) DHCP
10 8 (5.13%) iSCSI
11 5 (3.21%) HTTP
12 4 (2.56%) Kerberos
12 4 (2.56%) SSL
13 3 (1.92%) VLAN
13 3 (1.92%) VPN
13 3 (1.92%) FCoE
14 2 (1.28%) FWSM
14 2 (1.28%) Network Security
14 2 (1.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.28%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.64%) OLTP
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.64%) MySQL
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (6.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (3.21%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (7.69%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Banking
3 9 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.28%) Military
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (12.82%) Administrator
2 18 (11.54%) Analyst
3 12 (7.69%) Consultant
4 11 (7.05%) Test Manager
4 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (7.05%) Storage Engineer
4 11 (7.05%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (7.05%) Build Engineer
5 9 (5.77%) Storage Administrator
5 9 (5.77%) IT Administrator
6 8 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 8 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (4.49%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.49%) Operations Engineer
7 7 (4.49%) Test Leader
8 6 (3.85%) Backup Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (2.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.18%) HTML
2 17 (10.90%) .NET
3 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 16 (10.26%) JSP
3 16 (10.26%) Middleware
4 3 (1.92%) Web Services
5 2 (1.28%) JPA
5 2 (1.28%) SAML
5 2 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.64%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) EMC Centera
1 17 (10.90%) CLARiiON
2 15 (9.62%) Replication
3 11 (7.05%) Clustering
4 6 (3.85%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.21%) HACMP
6 4 (2.56%) Symmetrix DMX
6 4 (2.56%) IPTV
7 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.28%) Open Source
9 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.64%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 65 (41.67%) Windows
2 42 (26.92%) Linux
3 39 (25.00%) UNIX
4 38 (24.36%) AIX
5 35 (22.44%) Solaris
6 15 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (7.05%) Windows XP
8 11 (7.05%) SUSE
9 9 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (5.13%) Windows 7
11 7 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (3.21%) HPUX
13 4 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.92%) NetWare
14 3 (1.92%) Windows 8
15 2 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (1.28%) Windows 2000
15 2 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.03%) ITIL
2 20 (12.82%) Performance Management
3 17 (10.90%) Software Testing
4 15 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (8.97%) Knowledge Management
6 12 (7.69%) Service Management
7 10 (6.41%) Document Management
8 9 (5.77%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (5.13%) Change Management
9 8 (5.13%) ITSM
9 8 (5.13%) CRM
10 7 (4.49%) Network Management
10 7 (4.49%) Change Control
10 7 (4.49%) Functional Testing
10 7 (4.49%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (4.49%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (3.85%) Test Management
11 6 (3.85%) ERP
12 5 (3.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.51%) Shell Script
2 20 (12.82%) Korn
3 19 (12.18%) SQL
4 16 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 14 (8.97%) Perl
5 14 (8.97%) Java
6 9 (5.77%) Python
6 9 (5.77%) C
6 9 (5.77%) VBA
7 8 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.13%) VB
7 8 (5.13%) C#
8 5 (3.21%) PHP
8 5 (3.21%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.92%) Ruby
9 3 (1.92%) C++
10 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.28%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (28.85%) Security Cleared
2 38 (24.36%) SC Cleared
3 20 (12.82%) ISTQB
4 9 (5.77%) ISEB
5 7 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.49%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.21%) CCNP
7 5 (3.21%) MCSE
8 4 (2.56%) CCNA
8 4 (2.56%) CCDP
8 4 (2.56%) Degree
9 2 (1.28%) MCSA
9 2 (1.28%) MCITP
10 1 (0.64%) MOS
10 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.64%) CNA
10 1 (0.64%) Novell Certification
10 1 (0.64%) MCP
10 1 (0.64%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) QA
1 1 (0.64%) SLA
1 1 (0.64%) JSP 440
1 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (19.87%) Active Directory
3 16 (10.26%) SRDF
3 16 (10.26%) vSphere
4 11 (7.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 11 (7.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 10 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.49%) Hyper-V
7 6 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.21%) NFS
9 4 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (2.56%) vCloud
10 2 (1.28%) OCFS2
10 2 (1.28%) Shibboleth
10 2 (1.28%) Samba
10 2 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (14.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 22 (14.10%) NetBackup
3 20 (12.82%) Tivoli
4 16 (10.26%) EMC TimeFinder
5 9 (5.77%) EMC Navisphere
6 6 (3.85%) SCOM
7 5 (3.21%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.92%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.92%) MOM
9 3 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.28%) SCCM
10 2 (1.28%) WSUS
11 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 71 (45.51%) VMware
2 56 (35.90%) IBM
3 53 (33.97%) HP
4 43 (27.56%) EMC
5 36 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 30 (19.23%) NetApp
6 30 (19.23%) Brocade
7 27 (17.31%) Red Hat
8 25 (16.03%) Citrix
8 25 (16.03%) Oracle
9 21 (13.46%) Cisco
10 16 (10.26%) Symantec
11 15 (9.62%) Veritas
11 15 (9.62%) Sun
12 10 (6.41%) Novell
12 10 (6.41%) Remedy
13 7 (4.49%) Hitachi
14 6 (3.85%) 3PAR
15 5 (3.21%) McAfee
15 5 (3.21%) Dell
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