The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 85 88 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Contract jobs citing SAN 17 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.25% 1.12% 2.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.29% 8.00% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 15
Median daily rate £250 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £403 £322
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £331
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.63%
SAN
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
183 225 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.42% 14.04% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 156 71
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £533 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 1
Median hourly rate £11.72 £17.50 £115.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.02% -84.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SAN.

1 36 (83.72%) VMware
2 22 (51.16%) Windows
3 21 (48.84%) Linux
4 19 (44.19%) Windows Server
5 17 (39.53%) VMware Server
5 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
5 17 (39.53%) Citrix
6 16 (37.21%) CentOS
7 15 (34.88%) Degree
7 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
7 15 (34.88%) Ubuntu
8 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (30.23%) DNS
10 11 (25.58%) LAN
10 11 (25.58%) WAN
10 11 (25.58%) DHCP
10 11 (25.58%) NHS
11 10 (23.26%) Nagios
11 10 (23.26%) NetApp
11 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
12 9 (20.93%) Legal
12 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
12 9 (20.93%) Grafana
12 9 (20.93%) Splunk
13 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
13 7 (16.28%) XenDesktop
13 7 (16.28%) SQL
13 7 (16.28%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) DNS
2 11 (25.58%) DHCP
2 11 (25.58%) LAN
2 11 (25.58%) WAN
3 6 (13.95%) NAS
4 4 (9.30%) Firewall
5 2 (4.65%) Internet
5 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.65%) MPLS
5 2 (4.65%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
6 1 (2.33%) BGP
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.33%) LDAP
6 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.33%) OSPF
6 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.33%) VoIP
6 1 (2.33%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Informix
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Hudson
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.93%) Legal
2 3 (6.98%) Back Office
3 2 (4.65%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Storage Specialist
6 5 (11.63%) Hardware Specialist
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Support Technician
8 3 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) LAMP
2 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) NHS
2 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.30%) Replication
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.65%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.65%) Clustering
5 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.65%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.33%) PKI
6 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Linux
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server
4 16 (37.21%) CentOS
5 15 (34.88%) Ubuntu
6 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
9 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (4.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Migration
3 4 (9.30%) Information Security
4 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.65%) Change Control
5 2 (4.65%) Change Management
5 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.65%) SIEM
5 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.33%) Analytics
6 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.33%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.33%) High Availability
6 1 (2.33%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.30%) CISSP
3 4 (9.30%) MCSA
3 4 (9.30%) MCSE
3 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.98%) CISA
5 2 (4.65%) CCDE
5 2 (4.65%) CCIE
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) CCNP
5 2 (4.65%) GSEC
5 2 (4.65%) GSLC
5 2 (4.65%) GSNA
5 2 (4.65%) SANS
5 2 (4.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) ISO22301
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) VMware Server
2 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.28%) XenDesktop
4 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.98%) XenApp
6 2 (4.65%) vSphere
7 1 (2.33%) Docker
7 1 (2.33%) Squid
7 1 (2.33%) vCloud
7 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Nagios
2 9 (20.93%) Grafana
3 3 (6.98%) SCCM
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.65%) Opsview
4 2 (4.65%) SCOM
5 1 (2.33%) Ansible
5 1 (2.33%) Cacti
5 1 (2.33%) Graphite
5 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) Puppet
5 1 (2.33%) Salt
5 1 (2.33%) SCSM
5 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) VMware
2 17 (39.53%) Citrix
2 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.26%) NetApp
4 9 (20.93%) Splunk
5 6 (13.95%) HP
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco
7 4 (9.30%) CommVault
7 4 (9.30%) EMC
8 3 (6.98%) iManage
8 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.98%) Reuters
8 3 (6.98%) ServiceNow
8 3 (6.98%) Zerto
9 2 (4.65%) Dell
9 2 (4.65%) IBM
9 2 (4.65%) Symantec
9 2 (4.65%) Veritas
10 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.33%) SAP