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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 45 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.14% - 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.55% - 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £220 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -10.08%
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
53 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.06% 13.61% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 21
Median daily rate £331 £375 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -8.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £130 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.70 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £19.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365

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
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec