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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 47 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing SAN 11 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.65% 4.06% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.94% 14.69% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 6
Median daily rate £413 £350 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £299 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £371 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £32.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.31% +77.77%
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
123 211 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.47% 27.62% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 94 58
Median daily rate £425 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -5 3 £425 +25.92%
Watford 0 2 £258 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 2 £375 +7.14%
St Albans -3 1 £400 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 (92.31%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) NetApp
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) CommVault
6 3 (23.08%) Intel Security
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) NAS
6 3 (23.08%) vSphere
6 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
7 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (15.38%) Change Control
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning

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 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Mimecast
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Platform Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) CMDB
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) CentOS
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Database Mirroring
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) NFS
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) CommVault
4 3 (23.08%) Intel Security
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) PlateSpin
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
Hertfordshire
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