The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 22 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.13% 2.34% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.64% 10.34% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate £280 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.75% -9.37%
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
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 58 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.00% 22.66% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 39 26
Average daily rate £278 £401 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 7
Average hourly rate £30.88 £14.00 £12.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.53% +14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £10.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £33.20 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +10 5 £290 -
York +4 2 £259 -28.62%
Selby - 2 - -
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) Office 365
7 4 (28.57%) Server Building
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Veeam
7 4 (28.57%) Mitel
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (21.43%) vCloud
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
9 2 (14.29%) Citrix
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.14%) LDAP
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 9 (64.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Operational Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Server Building
1 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C-shell
2 1 (7.14%) Korn
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (21.43%) vCloud
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas File System
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Xen
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Mitel
3 4 (28.57%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Sun