The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 40 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs citing SAN 78 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.60% 0.87% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.33% 5.93% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 5 6
Median daily rate £320 £433 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.01% +59.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £232 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £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
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
450 118 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 32.30% 14.71% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 58 38
Median daily rate £295 £288 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% +2.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £415 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 3
Median hourly rate £28.50 £17.08 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.86% +62.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.25 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £27.50 £13.70
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 the North East

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SAN
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +16 77 £320 -26.01% 2
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 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 North East region with a requirement for SAN.

1 58 (68.24%) Security Cleared
2 55 (64.71%) ITIL
3 50 (58.82%) Linux
3 50 (58.82%) HP
4 48 (56.47%) SC Cleared
5 42 (49.41%) Unix
6 34 (40.00%) Windows
6 34 (40.00%) Oracle
7 31 (36.47%) SLA
8 28 (32.94%) AIX
9 27 (31.76%) Perl
9 27 (31.76%) Shell Script
10 26 (30.59%) EMC
10 26 (30.59%) SQL
10 26 (30.59%) TCP/IP
10 26 (30.59%) Windows Server
11 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
12 21 (24.71%) Red Hat
13 20 (23.53%) EMC NetWorker
14 19 (22.35%) DNS
14 19 (22.35%) VMware
15 18 (21.18%) Cisco
16 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
16 17 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (18.82%) High Availability
17 16 (18.82%) DB2
18 15 (17.65%) VB
18 15 (17.65%) Solaris
18 15 (17.65%) BMC
18 15 (17.65%) CA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (12.94%) Apache
2 7 (8.24%) iPlanet
2 7 (8.24%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.53%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (30.59%) TCP/IP
2 19 (22.35%) DNS
3 11 (12.94%) iSCSI
3 11 (12.94%) WAN
4 8 (9.41%) DHCP
5 7 (8.24%) BIG-IP
5 7 (8.24%) Firewall
6 5 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (3.53%) LDAP
7 3 (3.53%) NAS
8 2 (2.35%) FTP
8 2 (2.35%) Internet
8 2 (2.35%) SSH
9 1 (1.18%) FCoE
9 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.82%) DB2
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (16.47%) Administrator
2 12 (14.12%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (10.59%) Unix Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Consultant
5 7 (8.24%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Linux Specialist
8 4 (4.71%) Linux Support
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) AIX Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) Solaris Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) JSP
2 6 (7.06%) J2EE
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.35%) Web Services
4 1 (1.18%) Middleware
4 1 (1.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Clustering
2 8 (9.41%) EMC VNX
2 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (4.71%) CLARiiON
5 4 (4.71%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (3.53%) Celerra
6 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.53%) HP Storage
6 3 (3.53%) Replication
6 3 (3.53%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.35%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.35%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.35%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 50 (58.82%) Linux
2 42 (49.41%) Unix
3 34 (40.00%) Windows
4 28 (32.94%) AIX
5 26 (30.59%) Windows Server
6 15 (17.65%) Solaris
6 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (16.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.35%) HPUX
10 2 (2.35%) zOS
11 1 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (64.71%) ITIL
2 17 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 16 (18.82%) High Availability
4 14 (16.47%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (14.12%) Change Management
5 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.12%) Service Delivery
6 11 (12.94%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.41%) Problem Management
7 8 (9.41%) Project Management
7 8 (9.41%) QMS
7 8 (9.41%) Server Monitoring
8 7 (8.24%) Change Control
8 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (8.24%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (8.24%) Operations Management
8 7 (8.24%) Performance Management
8 7 (8.24%) Six Sigma
8 7 (8.24%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) Perl
1 27 (31.76%) Shell Script
2 26 (30.59%) SQL
3 15 (17.65%) VB
4 12 (14.12%) Bash Shell
4 12 (14.12%) Korn
5 11 (12.94%) C-shell
6 9 (10.59%) Java
7 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (68.24%) Security Cleared
2 48 (56.47%) SC Cleared
3 15 (17.65%) AAT
4 11 (12.94%) RHCE
5 6 (7.06%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.71%) MCSA
7 4 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.53%) Degree
9 1 (1.18%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.18%) HPE ATP
9 1 (1.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (36.47%) SLA
2 7 (8.24%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (12.94%) KVM
3 11 (12.94%) Samba
4 10 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.71%) Firmware
5 4 (4.71%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.71%) vSphere
5 4 (4.71%) XenApp
6 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (23.53%) EMC NetWorker
2 15 (17.65%) Tivoli
3 13 (15.29%) MOM
4 12 (14.12%) HP SiteScope
5 10 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.53%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.53%) OpenView
7 2 (2.35%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) HP
2 34 (40.00%) Oracle
3 26 (30.59%) EMC
4 21 (24.71%) Red Hat
5 19 (22.35%) VMware
6 18 (21.18%) Cisco
7 15 (17.65%) BMC
7 15 (17.65%) CA
7 15 (17.65%) ServiceNow
8 11 (12.94%) IBM
9 8 (9.41%) Sun
10 7 (8.24%) 3PAR
10 7 (8.24%) BEA
10 7 (8.24%) F5
11 5 (5.88%) Brocade
11 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
11 5 (5.88%) NetApp
12 4 (4.71%) Citrix
12 4 (4.71%) Opsware
13 3 (3.53%) Veritas
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