The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Livingston 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 9 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 7.41% - 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £32.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.31% +77.77%
SAN
West Lothian

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

Communications & Networking Category
Livingston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 22.22% 20.00% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 7
Median daily rate £388 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £265 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Livingston

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

SAN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Livingston

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 Livingston region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) vMotion
1 3 (100.00%) Server Building

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Server Building
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware