The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Peterborough region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 30 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.87% 3.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.09% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.07% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.84% 19.35% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate £233 £331 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.81% +32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £112.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
SAN
Cambridgeshire

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) ARCserve
3 3 (50.00%) Mercator
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (50.00%) CA
3 3 (50.00%) Thin Client

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Design Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) ARCserve
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Mercator
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) CA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
Peterborough
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