The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.82% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
SAN
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.79% 8.20% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 8
Average daily rate £238 £390 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.10% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £12.49 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
1 2 (66.67%) VMware