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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank - 53 58
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.98% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.35% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+56.36% -8.33%

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
105 68 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.68% 13.33% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 49 61
Median daily rate £350 £250 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -35.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £130 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £185.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -85.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL

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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec