The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 59 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.08% 1.14% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.56% 7.69% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £283 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.60% -3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £334
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-47.69% +18.18%
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
61 52 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.44% 14.81% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 9
Median daily rate £400 £318 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% -2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £14.88 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.03% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Hyperic
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
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