The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 20 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Contract jobs citing SAN 14 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.93% 1.90% 4.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 14.29% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
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£433 £245 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.53% -34.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £228 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £310 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +8.13%
SAN
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 70 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.76% 13.33% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 14
Average daily rate £425 £270 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 16 (55.17%) HP
3 14 (48.28%) Cisco
4 13 (44.83%) Firewall
5 11 (37.93%) NAS
6 10 (34.48%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (34.48%) Change Control
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (34.48%) Wireless
6 10 (34.48%) Nortel
6 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
6 10 (34.48%) ProxySG
6 10 (34.48%) Nortel Contivity
6 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
6 10 (34.48%) CCIE
6 10 (34.48%) CCNP
6 10 (34.48%) CCNA
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
7 9 (31.03%) EMC
8 8 (27.59%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) Brocade
8 8 (27.59%) Connectrix
8 8 (27.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 8 (27.59%) Degree
8 8 (27.59%) Performance Management
8 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
9 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (10.34%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) NAS
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (34.48%) Nortel Contivity
3 10 (34.48%) Wireless
4 8 (27.59%) Connectrix
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
General
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Network Engineer
1 8 (27.59%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Server Support
4 2 (6.90%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX Support
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
1 1 (3.45%) Statistics
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
2 10 (34.48%) Change Control
3 8 (27.59%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.45%) Network Management
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) CCIE
1 10 (34.48%) CCNP
1 10 (34.48%) CCNA
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) ProxySG
1 10 (34.48%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (27.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.45%) vCloud
6 1 (3.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
1 2 (6.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) HP
3 14 (48.28%) Cisco
4 10 (34.48%) Nortel
4 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
4 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
5 9 (31.03%) EMC
6 8 (27.59%) Brocade
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) Dell
9 2 (6.90%) Citrix
10 1 (3.45%) NetApp
10 1 (3.45%) Veritas
10 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.45%) Sun
10 1 (3.45%) IBM
10 1 (3.45%) Websense
10 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds