The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 51 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing SAN 9 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.40% 3.82% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 14.55% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Median daily rate £375 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £403 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-32.14% +94.44%
SAN
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 213 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.78% 26.23% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 98 55
Median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £246 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 11
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Welwyn Garden City -1 3 £425 +25.92% 2
Watford +6 2 £258 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -2 2 £375 +7.14% 6
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) HP
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) NetApp
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) NAS
6 3 (21.43%) vSphere
6 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
6 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
6 3 (21.43%) CommVault
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) Clustering
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (14.29%) MCITP
7 2 (14.29%) CMDB

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (21.43%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (21.43%) DBA
2 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) CMDB
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) NFS
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) CommVault
5 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
6 2 (14.29%) Avaya
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) PlateSpin
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
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