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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 43 49 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Contract jobs citing SAN 98 56 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.73% 3.23% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.17% 17.95% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 9
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£328 £394 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.82% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £293 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £483 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -63.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +5.68%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
442 312 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.33% 18.01% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 151 123
Average daily rate £345 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 54
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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
Hook +5 6 £252 -20.87%
Farnborough -5 4 £313 -36.70% 1
Southampton -8 4 £338 - 1
Fareham -1 2 £360 - 2
Portsmouth +3 1 £405 +24.61%
Basingstoke - - - -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 93 (53.76%) Security Cleared
2 85 (49.13%) HP
3 75 (43.35%) SC Cleared
4 67 (38.73%) Oracle
5 65 (37.57%) Windows
6 61 (35.26%) UNIX
7 57 (32.95%) VMware
8 53 (30.64%) Microsoft
9 48 (27.75%) Java
10 45 (26.01%) ISTQB
11 44 (25.43%) Linux
12 40 (23.12%) SQL
13 34 (19.65%) EMC
13 34 (19.65%) Citrix
14 32 (18.50%) IBM
14 32 (18.50%) TCP/IP
15 31 (17.92%) Active Directory
16 29 (16.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 28 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
18 27 (15.61%) LAN
18 27 (15.61%) WAN
18 27 (15.61%) HTML
18 27 (15.61%) .NET
19 26 (15.03%) JSP
20 25 (14.45%) Perl
20 25 (14.45%) VB
20 25 (14.45%) Shell Script
21 24 (13.87%) Red Hat
21 24 (13.87%) JavaScript
21 24 (13.87%) ASP.NET

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 19 (10.98%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.83%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.47%) Apache
5 6 (3.47%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.89%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.89%) IIS
7 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.31%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.31%) Lync
7 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.58%) Documentum
9 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 16 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.47%) MS Office
3 4 (2.31%) MS Project
3 4 (2.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (12.72%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (10.98%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (6.94%) Maximo
4 3 (1.73%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.50%) TCP/IP
2 27 (15.61%) LAN
2 27 (15.61%) WAN
3 20 (11.56%) Firewall
3 20 (11.56%) Fibre Channel
4 15 (8.67%) DNS
5 14 (8.09%) LDAP
6 10 (5.78%) Connectrix
6 10 (5.78%) NAS
7 9 (5.20%) Network Security
8 7 (4.05%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (3.47%) HTTP
10 5 (2.89%) Kerberos
10 5 (2.89%) SSL
10 5 (2.89%) IPsec
10 5 (2.89%) OSPF
10 5 (2.89%) VLAN
10 5 (2.89%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (2.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (3.47%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.89%) SQLPlus
5 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.58%) OLTP
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (6.36%) LoadRunner
2 8 (4.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.73%) StarTeam
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.58%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.58%) MSI
General
1 9 (5.20%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.47%) Finance
2 6 (3.47%) Military
3 5 (2.89%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.31%) Billing
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (18.50%) Analyst
2 18 (10.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (9.25%) Test Manager
4 14 (8.09%) Test Analyst
5 13 (7.51%) Consultant
6 12 (6.94%) Tester
6 12 (6.94%) Storage Engineer
7 10 (5.78%) Performance Manager
7 10 (5.78%) Operations Engineer
8 8 (4.62%) Performance Test Manager
8 8 (4.62%) Performance Tester
9 7 (4.05%) Test Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) Developer
10 6 (3.47%) Software Developer
11 5 (2.89%) Network Engineer
11 5 (2.89%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.89%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.61%) HTML
1 27 (15.61%) .NET
2 26 (15.03%) JSP
3 24 (13.87%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.89%) Web Services
4 5 (2.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (2.31%) SAML
6 3 (1.73%) Middleware
6 3 (1.73%) JPA
7 2 (1.16%) JSF
8 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.51%) Clustering
2 10 (5.78%) HACMP
3 5 (2.89%) Open Source
4 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.16%) Replication
5 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.58%) iPad
6 1 (0.58%) Firmware
6 1 (0.58%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.58%) EMC Centera
6 1 (0.58%) PKI
6 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.58%) iPhone
6 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (37.57%) Windows
2 61 (35.26%) UNIX
3 44 (25.43%) Linux
4 23 (13.29%) AIX
4 23 (13.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (12.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (11.56%) Solaris
7 15 (8.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.94%) Windows XP
9 9 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (4.62%) HPUX
11 6 (3.47%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (2.89%) Windows 7
12 5 (2.89%) NetWare
12 5 (2.89%) Windows 2000
13 4 (2.31%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.73%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.58%) SUSE
15 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.14%) ITIL
2 18 (10.40%) CRM
3 16 (9.25%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.09%) Performance Management
4 14 (8.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (5.78%) Software Testing
6 9 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (5.20%) Migration
6 9 (5.20%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (4.62%) Document Management
7 8 (4.62%) Service Management
8 7 (4.05%) Project Management
8 7 (4.05%) Time Management
9 6 (3.47%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (3.47%) SOA
10 5 (2.89%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.89%) ERP
10 5 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.89%) Asset Management
10 5 (2.89%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (27.75%) Java
2 40 (23.12%) SQL
3 25 (14.45%) Perl
3 25 (14.45%) VB
3 25 (14.45%) Shell Script
4 24 (13.87%) JavaScript
5 23 (13.29%) C#
5 23 (13.29%) Korn
6 21 (12.14%) C
7 12 (6.94%) Python
8 11 (6.36%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.62%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.62%) C++
9 8 (4.62%) PHP
10 5 (2.89%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.31%) VBA
12 3 (1.73%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.73%) Ruby
12 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 93 (53.76%) Security Cleared
2 75 (43.35%) SC Cleared
3 45 (26.01%) ISTQB
4 29 (16.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (13.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 23 (13.29%) DV Cleared
7 19 (10.98%) CCNA
7 19 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (5.78%) MCSE
10 8 (4.62%) CCNP
11 6 (3.47%) MCITP
12 5 (2.89%) Degree
13 3 (1.73%) MCP
13 3 (1.73%) ISEB
14 2 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 1 (0.58%) MCTS
15 1 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
15 1 (0.58%) CNA
15 1 (0.58%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) QA
2 5 (2.89%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.73%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.73%) BS7799
3 3 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (17.92%) Active Directory
2 28 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (13.29%) vSphere
4 19 (10.98%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (6.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 10 (5.78%) Hyper-V
6 10 (5.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 8 (4.62%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.89%) OCFS2
8 5 (2.89%) GPFS
9 4 (2.31%) Shibboleth
10 3 (1.73%) vCloud
11 2 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.16%) XenApp
12 1 (0.58%) XenServer
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.58%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 22 (12.72%) Tivoli
2 18 (10.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (5.78%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (4.05%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.47%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (2.89%) MOM
6 5 (2.89%) SCOM
7 4 (2.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (2.31%) WSUS
8 3 (1.73%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.73%) SCCM
8 3 (1.73%) HP SIM
8 3 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.73%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (1.16%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.58%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 85 (49.13%) HP
2 67 (38.73%) Oracle
3 57 (32.95%) VMware
4 53 (30.64%) Microsoft
5 34 (19.65%) EMC
5 34 (19.65%) Citrix
6 32 (18.50%) IBM
7 24 (13.87%) Red Hat
8 23 (13.29%) Cisco
9 19 (10.98%) Brocade
10 17 (9.83%) Sun
11 16 (9.25%) NetApp
12 11 (6.36%) Juniper
13 10 (5.78%) 3PAR
14 8 (4.62%) Hitachi
15 7 (4.05%) Blue Coat
15 7 (4.05%) Dell
16 6 (3.47%) Compaq
16 6 (3.47%) McAfee
16 6 (3.47%) Symantec
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