The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 37 34
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 2.17% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.79% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.88 £29.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.63% +8.18%
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 38 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 19.83% 13.72% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 49
Median daily rate £200 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £305 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.45 £37.50 £11.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.46% +214.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Siebel
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Informatica
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Wiki
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (80.00%) QlikView
1 4 (80.00%) IronPort
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (80.00%) QlikView
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Informatica
1 4 (80.00%) IronPort
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Siebel
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat