The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Norfolk region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.20% 3.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 17.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £245 £253 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.84% 19.90% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 9
Average daily rate £300 £235 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £320 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £13.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Great Yarmouth - 1 £245 -
Norwich - - - -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) CLARiiON
4 2 (33.33%) EMC Centera
4 2 (33.33%) Celerra
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) IBM

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Server Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Celerra
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 2 (33.33%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat