The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 60 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.49% 1.07% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 7.50% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £250 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.00 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £29.88
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -10.46%
SAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 80 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.11% 14.21% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 46
Median daily rate £350 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £137 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £18.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +49.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.75 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.00 £185.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 3 £250 - 1
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SCOM
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
6 1 (14.29%) NAS
6 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (14.29%) Clustering
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec