The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston - 1.61% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
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
3 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 5.36% 30.65% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Average daily rate £420 £294 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.97% -27.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) IBM XIV
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat