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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 53 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing SAN 25 14 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.48% 1.49% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.12% 11.38% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 17
Average daily rate
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£288 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £354 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
138 123 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.66% 13.10% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 77 91
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 35 (61.40%) VMware
3 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
5 21 (36.84%) Linux
5 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (31.58%) CentOS
6 18 (31.58%) Ubuntu
7 16 (28.07%) VMware Server
8 15 (26.32%) Windows XP
8 15 (26.32%) Python
8 15 (26.32%) Splunk
9 14 (24.56%) Active Directory
9 14 (24.56%) Service Management
10 13 (22.81%) HP
11 12 (21.05%) Workflow
11 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (19.30%) NetApp
12 11 (19.30%) Cisco
12 11 (19.30%) SQL
13 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
13 10 (17.54%) SLA
13 10 (17.54%) Incident Management
14 9 (15.79%) Clustering
15 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
15 8 (14.04%) MCSE
15 8 (14.04%) vSphere
16 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) ATG Dynamo
2 5 (8.77%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) SAS
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (3.51%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) DHCP
1 4 (7.02%) DNS
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.26%) VPN
2 3 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.51%) NAS
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.51%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) IPsec
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) MPLS
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) WLAN
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) DBA
4 6 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 5 (8.77%) UNIX Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.02%) Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (7.02%) Linux Support
7 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.51%) Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Storage Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) XMPP
2 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Clustering
2 4 (7.02%) NHS
2 4 (7.02%) Replication
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Statistics
4 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.75%) Social Media
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (36.84%) Linux
4 18 (31.58%) Ubuntu
4 18 (31.58%) CentOS
5 15 (26.32%) Windows XP
6 7 (12.28%) UNIX
6 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.77%) Solaris
8 3 (5.26%) VMS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Service Management
2 12 (21.05%) Workflow
3 10 (17.54%) Incident Management
4 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
6 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.51%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.75%) Network Management
9 1 (1.75%) Master Data Management
9 1 (1.75%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.75%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.75%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.75%) Release Management
9 1 (1.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) Python
2 11 (19.30%) SQL
3 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.04%) MCSE
3 6 (10.53%) MCSA
4 4 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) VCAP
6 2 (3.51%) CCNA
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.75%) Degree
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) VMware Server
2 14 (24.56%) Active Directory
3 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (14.04%) vSphere
5 6 (10.53%) VMware ESX
6 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.75%) XenServer
8 1 (1.75%) Xen
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
1 3 (5.26%) SCOM
2 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 35 (61.40%) VMware
2 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (26.32%) Splunk
4 13 (22.81%) HP
5 11 (19.30%) Cisco
5 11 (19.30%) NetApp
6 6 (10.53%) Oracle
6 6 (10.53%) Dell
7 5 (8.77%) JBoss
7 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.77%) Citrix
7 5 (8.77%) ATG
7 5 (8.77%) Brocade
8 4 (7.02%) IBM
9 3 (5.26%) Dot Hill
10 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.51%) EMC
10 2 (3.51%) BMC
10 2 (3.51%) Symantec
10 2 (3.51%) Remedy
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