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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing SAN 42 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.60% 1.40% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.05% 14.29% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 5
Average daily rate £320 £339 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% +38.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £34.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+13.23% +13.33%
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
279 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.56% 9.80% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 31 36
Average daily rate £285 £300 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 2
Average hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +153.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 42 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 40 (74.07%) ITIL
3 38 (70.37%) SC Cleared
4 33 (61.11%) Unix
4 33 (61.11%) Windows
5 29 (53.70%) Linux
6 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
7 26 (48.15%) HP
8 22 (40.74%) Shell Script
8 22 (40.74%) Perl
9 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
10 20 (37.04%) SQL
11 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
12 18 (33.33%) VMware
13 17 (31.48%) Oracle
14 15 (27.78%) DNS
15 13 (24.07%) SLA
15 13 (24.07%) Solaris
15 13 (24.07%) DB2
15 13 (24.07%) BMC
15 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (24.07%) Incident Management
16 12 (22.22%) CA
16 12 (22.22%) Tivoli
16 12 (22.22%) VB
16 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
16 12 (22.22%) ServiceNow
17 11 (20.37%) AIX
17 11 (20.37%) MOM
17 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) iPlanet
2 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.70%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 15 (27.78%) DNS
3 9 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 9 (16.67%) WAN
4 7 (12.96%) NAS
5 6 (11.11%) DHCP
6 5 (9.26%) BIG-IP
6 5 (9.26%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) FTP
7 2 (3.70%) Internet
7 2 (3.70%) LDAP
7 2 (3.70%) SSH
8 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) DB2
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Unix Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) NetBackup Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) NetBackup Support
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.41%) Storage Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) SAN Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Unix Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.70%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) SAN Support
8 2 (3.70%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) JSP
2 4 (7.41%) J2EE
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Celerra
1 5 (9.26%) CLARiiON
1 5 (9.26%) EMC VNX
1 5 (9.26%) Replication
1 5 (9.26%) Symmetrix
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.70%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.70%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Unix
1 33 (61.11%) Windows
2 29 (53.70%) Linux
3 28 (51.85%) Windows Server
4 13 (24.07%) Solaris
5 11 (20.37%) AIX
5 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) ITIL
2 13 (24.07%) Incident Management
3 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (14.81%) Service Management
6 7 (12.96%) Change Management
6 7 (12.96%) Server Monitoring
7 6 (11.11%) Validation
8 5 (9.26%) Change Control
8 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (9.26%) ITIL V3
8 5 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (9.26%) Migration
8 5 (9.26%) Project Management
8 5 (9.26%) QMS
8 5 (9.26%) Six Sigma
9 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.41%) Conflict Management
9 4 (7.41%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) Perl
1 22 (40.74%) Shell Script
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 12 (22.22%) VB
4 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
4 10 (18.52%) Korn
5 9 (16.67%) C-shell
6 6 (11.11%) Java
6 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 38 (70.37%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.67%) AAT
3 9 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.70%) Degree
6 2 (3.70%) MCSA
6 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) SLA
2 5 (9.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.67%) Samba
3 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.41%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.41%) XenApp
5 2 (3.70%) Firmware
5 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 11 (20.37%) MOM
3 10 (18.52%) HP SiteScope
4 7 (12.96%) NetBackup
5 5 (9.26%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (9.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (7.41%) OpenView
7 2 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) HP
2 18 (33.33%) VMware
3 17 (31.48%) Oracle
4 13 (24.07%) BMC
5 12 (22.22%) CA
5 12 (22.22%) ServiceNow
6 10 (18.52%) Cisco
7 7 (12.96%) EMC
7 7 (12.96%) Veritas
8 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 6 (11.11%) Sun
9 5 (9.26%) BEA
9 5 (9.26%) F5
10 4 (7.41%) Citrix
11 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.56%) Opsware
12 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.70%) NetApp
12 2 (3.70%) Splunk
12 2 (3.70%) Symantec
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
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