The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 17 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 64 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 16.49% 12.38% 14.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.68% 32.50% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 7 10
Median daily rate £375 £343 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.34% +16.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £432 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £343
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.23% +23.63%
SAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
202 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 52.06% 38.10% 29.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 28 19
Median daily rate £330 £343 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Erskine -3 64 £375 +9.34% 1
SAN
Scotland

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 65 (78.31%) Security Cleared
2 59 (71.08%) SC Cleared
3 49 (59.04%) HP
4 46 (55.42%) Microsoft
5 43 (51.81%) Linux
5 43 (51.81%) ITIL
6 42 (50.60%) Unix
7 41 (49.40%) Windows
8 38 (45.78%) DNS
8 38 (45.78%) Windows Server
9 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
9 34 (40.96%) SQL
9 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
9 34 (40.96%) PowerShell
10 27 (32.53%) DHCP
11 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (30.12%) iSCSI
13 24 (28.92%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (27.71%) Change Control
15 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
16 18 (21.69%) NAS
17 16 (19.28%) VMware
17 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (18.07%) OpenStack
19 14 (16.87%) Mentoring
19 14 (16.87%) Hyper-V
19 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (16.87%) Change Management
20 13 (15.66%) Citrix

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 15 (18.07%) OpenStack
2 11 (13.25%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.20%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (45.78%) DNS
2 27 (32.53%) DHCP
3 25 (30.12%) iSCSI
4 18 (21.69%) NAS
5 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
5 11 (13.25%) WAN
6 8 (9.64%) Firewall
6 8 (9.64%) HTTP
6 8 (9.64%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.20%) LDAP
7 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) MySQL
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.20%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) Storage Engineer
2 12 (14.46%) Consultant
2 12 (14.46%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Storage Consultant
3 10 (12.05%) Unix Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Backup Consultant
6 5 (6.02%) Administrator
6 5 (6.02%) Wintel Specialist
7 4 (4.82%) Backup Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) NetBackup Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (3.61%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.41%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.64%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.61%) Celerra
4 3 (3.61%) CLARiiON
4 3 (3.61%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.61%) Replication
4 3 (3.61%) Symmetrix
5 2 (2.41%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.41%) PKI
6 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.20%) Clustering
6 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.81%) Linux
2 42 (50.60%) Unix
3 41 (49.40%) Windows
4 38 (45.78%) Windows Server
5 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.02%) Solaris
7 4 (4.82%) AIX
7 4 (4.82%) HPUX
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) ITIL
2 24 (28.92%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (27.71%) Change Control
4 14 (16.87%) Change Management
4 14 (16.87%) Mentoring
5 11 (13.25%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.84%) Conflict Management
6 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
7 8 (9.64%) ITSM
7 8 (9.64%) Software Distribution
8 6 (7.23%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.82%) OO
11 3 (3.61%) Migration
11 3 (3.61%) Server Virtualisation
11 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.61%) Validation
12 2 (2.41%) High Availability
13 1 (1.20%) Configuration Management
13 1 (1.20%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.96%) PowerShell
1 34 (40.96%) SQL
2 12 (14.46%) VBScript
3 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
3 11 (13.25%) C-shell
3 11 (13.25%) Korn
3 11 (13.25%) Perl
4 10 (12.05%) Shell Script
5 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.64%) Jython
5 8 (9.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 65 (78.31%) Security Cleared
2 59 (71.08%) SC Cleared
3 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (15.66%) MCSA
4 13 (15.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (9.64%) Degree
5 8 (9.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.20%) MCSE
6 1 (1.20%) OCA
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.87%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.66%) vSphere
5 12 (14.46%) Terminal Services
5 12 (14.46%) XenApp
6 11 (13.25%) Samba
7 1 (1.20%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.20%) UAG
7 1 (1.20%) vCloud
7 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) BladeLogic
1 8 (9.64%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 8 (9.64%) Puppet
1 8 (9.64%) SCOrch
2 7 (8.43%) SCCM
3 6 (7.23%) EMC Navisphere
3 6 (7.23%) NetBackup
4 5 (6.02%) WSUS
5 4 (4.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.41%) SCOM
6 2 (2.41%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.20%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.20%) OpenView
7 1 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 49 (59.04%) HP
2 46 (55.42%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.28%) VMware
4 13 (15.66%) Citrix
5 12 (14.46%) EMC
6 10 (12.05%) CA
7 8 (9.64%) 3PAR
7 8 (9.64%) BMC
7 8 (9.64%) Dell
8 6 (7.23%) Cisco
9 5 (6.02%) Symantec
10 4 (4.82%) Brocade
11 2 (2.41%) NetApp
11 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.20%) AppSense
12 1 (1.20%) arcserve
12 1 (1.20%) CommVault
12 1 (1.20%) Lumension
12 1 (1.20%) Opsware
12 1 (1.20%) Oracle
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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