The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 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 Norwich 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 22 23
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich - 2.21% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.09% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £253 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 10.34% 24.26% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 7
Average daily rate £300 £255 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £317 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 6
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
SAN
Norfolk

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

SAN
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) EMC Centera
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) EMC Centera
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat