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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank - 63 32
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.30% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.30% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £210 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.04% +22.85%

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
129 87 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.55% 13.26% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 49 23
Median daily rate £345 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £266 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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
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 26 February 2017, 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 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 13 (61.90%) HP
5 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 11 (52.38%) iSCSI
6 11 (52.38%) NAS
6 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
7 10 (47.62%) HTTPS
7 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
7 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
7 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 10 (47.62%) SQL
7 10 (47.62%) HTTP
7 10 (47.62%) CA
7 10 (47.62%) Middleware
7 10 (47.62%) Firewall
7 10 (47.62%) ITSM
7 10 (47.62%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 10 (47.62%) Software Distribution
7 10 (47.62%) Virtual Environments
8 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 9 (42.86%) Cisco
9 8 (38.10%) EMC
9 8 (38.10%) OO
10 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
11 6 (28.57%) Brocade
12 5 (23.81%) BladeLogic
12 5 (23.81%) BMC

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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) iSCSI
1 11 (52.38%) NAS
2 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) HTTP
2 10 (47.62%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) EMC VMAX
1 5 (23.81%) Replication
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Symmetrix
3 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 2 (9.52%) Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) Celerra
5 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (4.76%) HP Storage
5 1 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) AIX
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) ITSM
2 10 (47.62%) Software Distribution
2 10 (47.62%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (38.10%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Compliance Management
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.76%) QMS
7 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.76%) Release Management
7 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Jython
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) RHCE
5 1 (4.76%) OCA
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) KVM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) NFS
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 5 (23.81%) BladeLogic
2 5 (23.81%) Puppet
2 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) SCOrch
2 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) WSUS
4 3 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.76%) PureDisk
5 1 (4.76%) Simpana
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) HP
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) CA
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco
5 8 (38.10%) EMC
6 6 (28.57%) Brocade
7 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
7 5 (23.81%) BMC
7 5 (23.81%) Dell
7 5 (23.81%) Symantec
8 3 (14.29%) IBM
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle
9 2 (9.52%) NetApp
9 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
10 1 (4.76%) arcserve
10 1 (4.76%) Convergys
10 1 (4.76%) SAP
10 1 (4.76%) Sun
10 1 (4.76%) Veritas
10 1 (4.76%) VMware