The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing SAN 9 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.84% 3.50% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 25.00% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £438 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £445 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.23% +23.63%
SAN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 52 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.25% 14.02% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +47.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £51.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -2 4 £375 +15.38% 2
Birkenhead - 1 £500 -
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAN.

1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Converged Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) SCOrch
3 7 (43.75%) XenApp
3 7 (43.75%) PaaS
3 7 (43.75%) IaaS
3 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) IIS
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
6 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 3 (18.75%) Intel
7 3 (18.75%) Nagios
7 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) SCOM
7 3 (18.75%) Wiki
7 3 (18.75%) JIRA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) Tuxedo
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) IaaS
1 7 (43.75%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Storage Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) Wiki
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (6.25%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Converged Infrastructure
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Email Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Escalation Management
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) ITSM
6 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
6 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (43.75%) XenApp
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) GPFS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (6.25%) Veritas File System
4 1 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCOrch
2 3 (18.75%) EdgeSight
2 3 (18.75%) Nagios
2 3 (18.75%) SCOM
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (6.25%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Legato
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (6.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Intel
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas
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