The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 43 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing SAN 23 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.92% 2.54% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 16.39% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 4
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£400 £488 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +77.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% -8.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.46 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.12% +22.22%
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
171 122 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.70% 15.50% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 57 16
Average daily rate £434 £275 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.72% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £185 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 8
Average hourly rate £21.53 £21.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.63 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
Royston - 5 £175 -
Welwyn Garden City -2 4 - -
Watford 0 2 - - 3
Hertford - 2 - -
St Albans - 2 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 32 (62.75%) Windows
2 26 (50.98%) VMware
3 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
4 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (35.29%) HP
6 18 (35.29%) Migration
7 14 (27.45%) Change Management
8 13 (25.49%) Cisco
8 13 (25.49%) SCCM
9 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
9 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
10 11 (21.57%) UNIX
10 11 (21.57%) NAS
11 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
11 10 (19.61%) NetApp
12 9 (17.65%) DNS
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle
12 9 (17.65%) Finance
12 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (15.69%) Brocade
13 8 (15.69%) Firewall
13 8 (15.69%) IBM
13 8 (15.69%) Citrix
14 7 (13.73%) ISO 9001
14 7 (13.73%) Replication
14 7 (13.73%) Kindle
15 6 (11.76%) vSphere
15 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (11.76%) Linux

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) NAS
2 9 (17.65%) DNS
3 8 (15.69%) Firewall
4 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.84%) LDAP
5 4 (7.84%) WAN
6 3 (5.88%) LAN
7 2 (3.92%) Internet
7 2 (3.92%) DHCP
7 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.92%) Network Security
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.96%) Wireless
8 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) LoadRunner
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Publishing
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
4 4 (7.84%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Implementation Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Implementation Project Manager
4 4 (7.84%) IT Support
4 4 (7.84%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.84%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 3 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (5.88%) Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.92%) Support Technician
6 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Kindle
2 7 (13.73%) Replication
3 4 (7.84%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) HACMP
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.96%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.96%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) Celerra
5 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.96%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.96%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.96%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 32 (62.75%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) UNIX
3 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) Linux
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.84%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (7.84%) HPUX
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.92%) AIX
8 1 (1.96%) Solaris
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Migration
2 14 (27.45%) Change Management
3 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Release Management
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.96%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Service Management
7 1 (1.96%) ITSM
7 1 (1.96%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) C
2 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) HP ASE
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.96%) RHCE
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) ISO 9001
2 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
2 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.76%) vSphere
4 4 (7.84%) XenApp
5 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.92%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.96%) Docker
7 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.92%) Puppet
5 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.96%) OpenView
5 1 (1.96%) SCOM
5 1 (1.96%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.96%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) VMware
2 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 18 (35.29%) HP
4 13 (25.49%) Cisco
5 10 (19.61%) NetApp
6 9 (17.65%) Oracle
7 8 (15.69%) IBM
7 8 (15.69%) Citrix
7 8 (15.69%) Brocade
8 4 (7.84%) Veritas
9 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.88%) CommVault
9 3 (5.88%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.92%) McAfee
10 2 (3.92%) EMC
11 1 (1.96%) BMC
11 1 (1.96%) Sybase
11 1 (1.96%) SAP
11 1 (1.96%) Imperva
11 1 (1.96%) Symantec
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