The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing SAN 67 69 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.46% 3.16% 4.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.27% 16.24% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 43
Median daily rate £380 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £322 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 7
Median hourly rate £23.75 £23.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £29.48 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-42.33% +15.60%
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
388 425 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.04% 19.48% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 245 274
Median daily rate £375 £386 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 40
Median hourly rate £48.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.43 £47.83 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport +8 22 £433 +19.31%
Havant +1 8 £380 +3.05%
Hook +4 7 £353 +8.46%
Portsmouth -12 6 £375 +15.38% 1
Fareham - 5 £335 - 1
Farnborough +1 3 £310 -22.98%
Basingstoke +10 1 £338 -
Winchester -11 1 £350 - 2
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 81 (57.45%) Security Cleared
2 71 (50.35%) SC Cleared
3 64 (45.39%) Windows
3 64 (45.39%) HP
4 60 (42.55%) Linux
5 47 (33.33%) Oracle
6 43 (30.50%) Unix
7 42 (29.79%) SQL
7 42 (29.79%) Windows Server
8 40 (28.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (26.24%) VMware
10 34 (24.11%) Data Centre
11 33 (23.40%) DV Cleared
12 31 (21.99%) ITIL
13 30 (21.28%) Active Directory
14 29 (20.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 29 (20.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (19.86%) DNS
15 28 (19.86%) AIX
15 28 (19.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 28 (19.86%) Migration
16 27 (19.15%) PowerShell
17 26 (18.44%) DHCP
17 26 (18.44%) Microsoft
18 25 (17.73%) Citrix
18 25 (17.73%) IBM
19 23 (16.31%) HPUX
19 23 (16.31%) Oracle Linux
19 23 (16.31%) Virtual Servers
20 22 (15.60%) Virtual Environments

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
1 10 (7.09%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.55%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.13%) Apache
5 3 (2.13%) IIS
5 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (14.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.71%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.13%) HP Helion
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.13%) Office 365
2 2 (1.42%) IaaS
2 2 (1.42%) PaaS
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.86%) DNS
2 26 (18.44%) DHCP
3 13 (9.22%) NAS
4 12 (8.51%) iSCSI
5 11 (7.80%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (6.38%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.67%) Firewall
8 7 (4.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (4.96%) FCoE
9 6 (4.26%) LAN
9 6 (4.26%) VPN
9 6 (4.26%) WAN
10 5 (3.55%) MPLS
11 4 (2.84%) IPsec
12 3 (2.13%) DMZ
12 3 (2.13%) Network Security
12 3 (2.13%) SSL
13 2 (1.42%) Internet
13 2 (1.42%) VoIP
13 2 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.55%) DB2
2 5 (3.55%) MySQL
3 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.42%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (7.09%) HP UFT
1 10 (7.09%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (4.26%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Military
3 3 (2.13%) Back Office
3 3 (2.13%) Billing
4 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (15.60%) Unix Engineer
2 18 (12.77%) Architect
3 10 (7.09%) Consultant
3 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (7.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 8 (5.67%) Administrator
4 8 (5.67%) Storage Engineer
4 8 (5.67%) Technical Architect
5 7 (4.96%) AIX Engineer
6 6 (4.26%) HPUX Engineer
6 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (4.26%) Test Specialist
6 6 (4.26%) Wintel Specialist
7 5 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (3.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 4 (2.84%) Backup Engineer
8 4 (2.84%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 4 (2.84%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.77%) .NET
2 10 (7.09%) ASP.NET
2 10 (7.09%) HTML
2 10 (7.09%) JSP
3 3 (2.13%) LAMP
3 3 (2.13%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (2.13%) Middleware
3 3 (2.13%) REST
3 3 (2.13%) WSDL
4 2 (1.42%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.11%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.80%) LPAR
3 9 (6.38%) Replication
4 7 (4.96%) Device Driver
4 7 (4.96%) EMC VNX
5 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.55%) Clustering
5 5 (3.55%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (2.84%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (2.13%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.42%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.71%) CESG
9 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.71%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 64 (45.39%) Windows
2 60 (42.55%) Linux
3 43 (30.50%) Unix
4 42 (29.79%) Windows Server
5 40 (28.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (20.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (19.86%) AIX
8 23 (16.31%) HPUX
8 23 (16.31%) Oracle Linux
9 15 (10.64%) Solaris
10 12 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (5.67%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.42%) CentOS
14 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.99%) ITIL
2 28 (19.86%) Migration
3 22 (15.60%) Virtual Environments
4 16 (11.35%) Service Management
5 14 (9.93%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (7.80%) Data Protection
6 11 (7.80%) Functional Testing
7 10 (7.09%) CRM
8 7 (4.96%) Performance Testing
8 7 (4.96%) Regression Testing
8 7 (4.96%) Software Engineering
8 7 (4.96%) Software Testing
9 6 (4.26%) Server Building
10 5 (3.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.55%) ITSM
10 5 (3.55%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.84%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.84%) Converged Infrastructure
11 4 (2.84%) Load Balancing
11 4 (2.84%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.79%) SQL
2 27 (19.15%) PowerShell
3 19 (13.48%) VBScript
4 16 (11.35%) Java
5 13 (9.22%) JavaScript
5 13 (9.22%) Perl
6 11 (7.80%) Shell Script
7 10 (7.09%) C#
7 10 (7.09%) Korn
7 10 (7.09%) VB
8 3 (2.13%) C
8 3 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 81 (57.45%) Security Cleared
2 71 (50.35%) SC Cleared
3 33 (23.40%) DV Cleared
4 16 (11.35%) CCNA
4 16 (11.35%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (7.09%) ISTQB
5 10 (7.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.55%) CCNP
8 4 (2.84%) MCITP
8 4 (2.84%) MCSA
8 4 (2.84%) VCP4
8 4 (2.84%) VCP5
9 3 (2.13%) Degree
10 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.42%) MCSE
10 2 (1.42%) VCAP
11 1 (0.71%) CCSA
11 1 (0.71%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) JSP 440
System Software
1 30 (21.28%) Active Directory
2 29 (20.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (16.31%) Virtual Servers
4 20 (14.18%) XenApp
5 17 (12.06%) Terminal Services
6 15 (10.64%) vSphere
7 10 (7.09%) Oracle Clusterware
8 5 (3.55%) vCloud
9 4 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (1.42%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.71%) Firmware
12 1 (0.71%) GPFS
12 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.71%) Samba
Systems Management
1 28 (19.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 22 (15.60%) HP Data Protector
3 8 (5.67%) Tivoli
4 6 (4.26%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (2.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (2.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 3 (2.13%) Unicenter
8 2 (1.42%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.42%) Puppet
8 2 (1.42%) SCCM
8 2 (1.42%) SCOM
9 1 (0.71%) Netcool
Vendors
1 64 (45.39%) HP
2 47 (33.33%) Oracle
3 37 (26.24%) VMware
4 26 (18.44%) Microsoft
5 25 (17.73%) Citrix
5 25 (17.73%) IBM
6 14 (9.93%) Red Hat
7 12 (8.51%) EMC
8 11 (7.80%) Cisco
9 8 (5.67%) Veritas
10 5 (3.55%) Hitachi
10 5 (3.55%) Sophos
10 5 (3.55%) Symantec
11 4 (2.84%) Altiris
11 4 (2.84%) Intel Security
11 4 (2.84%) NetApp
11 4 (2.84%) Supermicro
12 3 (2.13%) Brocade
12 3 (2.13%) QNAP
12 3 (2.13%) Remedy