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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.87% 0.29% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 2.50% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £435 £313 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.20% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £313 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £313 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £28.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-22.80% +21.27%
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
44 40 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.83% 11.53% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 10
Median daily rate £356 £328 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +11.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -19.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

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 24 July 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 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Hyperic
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) SAN Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Web Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperic
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat