The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 40 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing SAN 76 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.60% 0.92% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.01% 6.94% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 5 6
Median daily rate £320 £415 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +52.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £211 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £338
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 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+20.31% +64.10%
SAN
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
422 72 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.66% 13.28% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 36 34
Median daily rate £295 £291 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.37% +3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £415 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.58% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.25 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.96 £27.50 £10.45
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SAN.

1 57 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 54 (69.23%) ITIL
3 48 (61.54%) Linux
3 48 (61.54%) HP
4 47 (60.26%) SC Cleared
5 41 (52.56%) Unix
6 32 (41.03%) Windows
6 32 (41.03%) Oracle
7 30 (38.46%) SLA
8 27 (34.62%) AIX
9 26 (33.33%) Perl
9 26 (33.33%) Shell Script
10 25 (32.05%) SQL
10 25 (32.05%) TCP/IP
10 25 (32.05%) Windows Server
11 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
12 20 (25.64%) EMC
12 20 (25.64%) Red Hat
13 19 (24.36%) DNS
13 19 (24.36%) EMC NetWorker
14 17 (21.79%) Incident Management
15 15 (19.23%) DB2
15 15 (19.23%) Solaris
15 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (19.23%) High Availability
15 15 (19.23%) AAT
16 14 (17.95%) ServiceNow
16 14 (17.95%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (17.95%) VB
16 14 (17.95%) MS Excel

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (14.10%) Apache
2 7 (8.97%) iPlanet
2 7 (8.97%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.85%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.05%) TCP/IP
2 19 (24.36%) DNS
3 11 (14.10%) iSCSI
3 11 (14.10%) WAN
4 8 (10.26%) DHCP
5 7 (8.97%) BIG-IP
5 7 (8.97%) Firewall
6 3 (3.85%) LDAP
6 3 (3.85%) NAS
7 2 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.56%) FTP
7 2 (2.56%) Internet
7 2 (2.56%) SSH
8 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.23%) DB2
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Administrator
2 11 (14.10%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Unix Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Consultant
5 7 (8.97%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Linux Support
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) AIX Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
8 3 (3.85%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) JSP
2 6 (7.69%) J2EE
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) Middleware
4 1 (1.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Clustering
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.41%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (5.13%) CLARiiON
4 4 (5.13%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (3.85%) Celerra
5 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) EMC VNX
5 3 (3.85%) HP Storage
5 3 (3.85%) Replication
5 3 (3.85%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.56%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 48 (61.54%) Linux
2 41 (52.56%) Unix
3 32 (41.03%) Windows
4 27 (34.62%) AIX
5 25 (32.05%) Windows Server
6 15 (19.23%) Solaris
6 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.56%) HPUX
10 2 (2.56%) zOS
11 1 (1.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (69.23%) ITIL
2 17 (21.79%) Incident Management
3 15 (19.23%) High Availability
4 14 (17.95%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (15.38%) Change Management
5 12 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 11 (14.10%) Service Delivery
6 11 (14.10%) Unit Testing
7 8 (10.26%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.26%) Project Management
7 8 (10.26%) QMS
7 8 (10.26%) Server Monitoring
8 7 (8.97%) Change Control
8 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (8.97%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (8.97%) Operations Management
8 7 (8.97%) Performance Management
8 7 (8.97%) Six Sigma
8 7 (8.97%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.33%) Perl
1 26 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 25 (32.05%) SQL
3 14 (17.95%) VB
4 12 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 12 (15.38%) Korn
5 11 (14.10%) C-shell
6 9 (11.54%) Java
7 8 (10.26%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 47 (60.26%) SC Cleared
3 15 (19.23%) AAT
4 10 (12.82%) RHCE
5 6 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 5 (6.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.13%) MCSA
7 4 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.85%) Degree
9 1 (1.28%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.28%) HPE ATP
9 1 (1.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (38.46%) SLA
2 7 (8.97%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.10%) Samba
4 10 (12.82%) KVM
5 9 (11.54%) Active Directory
6 4 (5.13%) Firmware
6 4 (5.13%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.13%) XenApp
7 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (2.56%) vSphere
8 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (24.36%) EMC NetWorker
2 14 (17.95%) Tivoli
3 12 (15.38%) MOM
4 11 (14.10%) HP SiteScope
5 7 (8.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.85%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.85%) OpenView
7 2 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) HP
2 32 (41.03%) Oracle
3 20 (25.64%) EMC
3 20 (25.64%) Red Hat
4 14 (17.95%) BMC
4 14 (17.95%) CA
4 14 (17.95%) ServiceNow
4 14 (17.95%) VMware
5 13 (16.67%) Cisco
6 8 (10.26%) IBM
6 8 (10.26%) Sun
7 7 (8.97%) 3PAR
7 7 (8.97%) BEA
7 7 (8.97%) F5
8 5 (6.41%) Brocade
8 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.41%) NetApp
9 4 (5.13%) Citrix
9 4 (5.13%) Opsware
10 3 (3.85%) Veritas
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