The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 18 12
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead - 6.20% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 22.22% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 36 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 25.00% 27.91% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 11
Average daily rate £398 £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £295 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £27.20 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) CA
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 7
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (60.00%) X-Windows
3 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) WSUS
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) DFS Replication
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 7
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (60.00%) DFS Replication
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) CA
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco