The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 34 46 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing SAN 13 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.92% 1.77% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 14.49% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
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£433 £238 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.10% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £221 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £245 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.27%
SAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 69 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.69% 12.19% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 19
Average daily rate £430 £270 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.25% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Nottingham +21 13 £433 +76.53% 5
SAN
East Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 18 (64.29%) VMware
2 16 (57.14%) HP
3 15 (53.57%) ITIL
4 14 (50.00%) Cisco
5 13 (46.43%) Firewall
6 11 (39.29%) NAS
7 10 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (35.71%) Change Control
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (35.71%) Wireless
7 10 (35.71%) Nortel
7 10 (35.71%) Blue Coat
7 10 (35.71%) ProxySG
7 10 (35.71%) Nortel Contivity
7 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
7 10 (35.71%) CCIE
7 10 (35.71%) CCNP
7 10 (35.71%) CCNA
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (35.71%) CheckPoint
8 9 (32.14%) EMC
9 8 (28.57%) Windows
9 8 (28.57%) Brocade
9 8 (28.57%) Connectrix
9 8 (28.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 8 (28.57%) Performance Management
9 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
10 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) NAS
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (35.71%) Wireless
3 10 (35.71%) Nortel Contivity
4 8 (28.57%) Connectrix
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
1 8 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Server Support
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Change Control
2 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.57%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) CCIE
1 10 (35.71%) CCNP
1 10 (35.71%) CCNA
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (35.71%) ProxySG
2 8 (28.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.57%) vCloud
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
1 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) VMware
2 16 (57.14%) HP
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (35.71%) Nortel
4 10 (35.71%) Blue Coat
4 10 (35.71%) CheckPoint
5 9 (32.14%) EMC
6 8 (28.57%) Brocade
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.71%) Dell
9 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.57%) Citrix
9 1 (3.57%) Sun
9 1 (3.57%) IBM
9 1 (3.57%) NetApp
9 1 (3.57%) Veritas
9 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.57%) Websense