The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing SAN 32 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.88% 1.36% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 12.87% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £375 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +32.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £245 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £420 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -5.66%
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
192 101 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.27% 10.59% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 52 50
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £14.87 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.05% +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +7.14%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 34 (59.65%) VMware
3 29 (50.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
5 21 (36.84%) NetApp
6 20 (35.09%) Active Directory
7 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (22.81%) HP
10 13 (22.81%) ITIL
11 11 (19.30%) NAS
11 11 (19.30%) MCSE
11 11 (19.30%) MCSA
11 11 (19.30%) UNIX
11 11 (19.30%) Citrix
12 10 (17.54%) DNS
12 10 (17.54%) Solaris
12 10 (17.54%) Linux
12 10 (17.54%) Oracle
12 10 (17.54%) Service Management
13 9 (15.79%) Ubuntu
13 9 (15.79%) Cisco
13 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (14.04%) Apache
14 8 (14.04%) DHCP
14 8 (14.04%) Python
14 8 (14.04%) CentOS
15 7 (12.28%) Splunk
15 7 (12.28%) Fibre Channel

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (14.04%) Apache
2 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (5.26%) ATG Dynamo
5 3 (5.26%) SAS
5 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.26%) JBoss
5 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.26%) WorkSite
6 2 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.51%) IIS
7 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) NAS
2 10 (17.54%) DNS
3 8 (14.04%) DHCP
4 7 (12.28%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (12.28%) VPN
5 5 (8.77%) iSCSI
5 5 (8.77%) Firewall
6 4 (7.02%) Ethernet
6 4 (7.02%) FTP
6 4 (7.02%) SMTP
7 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.26%) RTSP
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.51%) WAN
8 2 (3.51%) LAN
9 1 (1.75%) WLAN
9 1 (1.75%) SSL
9 1 (1.75%) Internet
9 1 (1.75%) MPLS
9 1 (1.75%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.02%) Ingres
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (12.28%) Administrator
2 7 (12.28%) UNIX Administrator
3 6 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Project Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Linux Support
7 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Replication
2 4 (7.02%) PDA
3 3 (5.26%) NHS
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) CMDB
5 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (19.30%) UNIX
5 10 (17.54%) Solaris
5 10 (17.54%) Linux
6 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.79%) Ubuntu
7 8 (14.04%) CentOS
8 7 (12.28%) VMS
9 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
10 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Service Management
3 6 (10.53%) Workflow
4 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.26%) Software Deployment
5 3 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.75%) Network Design
7 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.75%) ERP
7 1 (1.75%) BCP
7 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) Python
2 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.26%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) C
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) VBScript
5 1 (1.75%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (19.30%) MCSE
2 11 (19.30%) MCSA
3 7 (12.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) MCP
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.51%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) CCDA
6 1 (1.75%) CCDP
6 1 (1.75%) CISSP
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) VCAP
6 1 (1.75%) VCP5
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) CCSA
6 1 (1.75%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 20 (35.09%) Active Directory
2 14 (24.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX
4 6 (10.53%) Samba
4 6 (10.53%) VMware Server
4 6 (10.53%) vSphere
5 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.75%) UAG
7 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.75%) XenServer
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
2 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) VMware
2 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
3 21 (36.84%) NetApp
4 13 (22.81%) HP
5 11 (19.30%) Citrix
6 10 (17.54%) Oracle
7 9 (15.79%) Cisco
8 7 (12.28%) Splunk
9 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.02%) Dell
11 3 (5.26%) IBM
11 3 (5.26%) CommVault
11 3 (5.26%) Reuters
11 3 (5.26%) Brocade
11 3 (5.26%) Remedy
11 3 (5.26%) ServiceNow
11 3 (5.26%) Dot Hill
11 3 (5.26%) ATG
12 2 (3.51%) Symantec
12 2 (3.51%) BMC
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