The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing SAN 16 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.07% 0.95% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.91% 11.29% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £370 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +64.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% +1.16%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 62 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.86% 8.46% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 14 17
Average daily rate £425 £248 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.71% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £395 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 30 (76.92%) VMware
2 22 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (56.41%) Windows
3 17 (43.59%) UNIX
4 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
5 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 15 (38.46%) Citrix
5 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (38.46%) NAS
6 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (35.90%) EMC
7 13 (33.33%) Windows 2000
7 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 13 (33.33%) Windows NT
7 13 (33.33%) Clustering
7 13 (33.33%) BladeLogic
8 12 (30.77%) VMware ESX
8 12 (30.77%) IIS
8 12 (30.77%) Intel
8 12 (30.77%) Terminal Services
8 12 (30.77%) Finance
9 11 (28.21%) Change Management
9 11 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (28.21%) NetApp
9 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (28.21%) MCSE
9 11 (28.21%) SLA
9 11 (28.21%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (25.64%) 3PAR
10 10 (25.64%) Windows 2000 Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (30.77%) IIS
2 10 (25.64%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) NAS
2 11 (28.21%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (20.51%) LAN
4 7 (17.95%) WAN
5 5 (12.82%) WLAN
6 3 (7.69%) Broadband
6 3 (7.69%) Firewall
7 2 (5.13%) MPLS
7 2 (5.13%) DMZ
7 2 (5.13%) ADSL
7 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) SSH
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.56%) VPN
8 1 (2.56%) IPsec
8 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Administrator
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Data Centre Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Software Asset Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Clustering
2 8 (20.51%) EMC Centera
3 6 (15.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) UNIX
3 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 13 (33.33%) Windows NT
6 10 (25.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (17.95%) Linux
9 3 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (7.69%) SUSE
9 3 (7.69%) HPUX
9 3 (7.69%) Solaris
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Change Management
1 11 (28.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (20.51%) Migration
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.56%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.56%) Network Design
5 1 (2.56%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.56%) eTOM
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C
2 2 (5.13%) C++
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) Korn
2 2 (5.13%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (28.21%) MCSE
2 10 (25.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 12 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 12 (30.77%) Terminal Services
4 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (25.64%) ISA Server
5 4 (10.26%) vSphere
6 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.13%) NFS
8 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.56%) XenApp
8 1 (2.56%) Samba
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) BladeLogic
2 8 (20.51%) SCOM
3 7 (17.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (7.69%) YaST
5 2 (5.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (76.92%) VMware
2 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
3 15 (38.46%) Citrix
4 14 (35.90%) EMC
5 12 (30.77%) Intel
6 11 (28.21%) NetApp
7 10 (25.64%) 3PAR
7 10 (25.64%) Brocade
7 10 (25.64%) IBM
8 9 (23.08%) HP
9 7 (17.95%) Cisco
9 7 (17.95%) Hitachi
10 3 (7.69%) Veritas
10 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
11 2 (5.13%) Symantec
11 2 (5.13%) Oracle
11 2 (5.13%) Sun
11 2 (5.13%) Altiris
12 1 (2.56%) Veeam
12 1 (2.56%) Cognos
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