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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £43.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-19.18% +29.32%

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
48 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.55% 12.87% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 25
Median daily rate £375 £238 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -39.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £136 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £378 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.85 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec