The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.60% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £29.88
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -10.46%
SAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.98% 23.19% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Median daily rate £224 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.35% +70.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
County Antrim - 1 - -
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (83.33%) Sun
1 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
1 5 (83.33%) People Management
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) KYC

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
1 5 (83.33%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware