The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 14 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 20 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 13.70% - 11.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.04% - 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 1
Average daily rate
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£313 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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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
54 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 36.99% 20.83% 67.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 2 13
Average daily rate £325 £300 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -19.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £354 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 23 (76.67%) SQL
1 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
1 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (63.33%) Citrix
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (53.33%) HP
5 15 (50.00%) DNS
6 13 (43.33%) DHCP
6 13 (43.33%) ITIL
6 13 (43.33%) Windows
7 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 12 (40.00%) VMware
7 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (36.67%) Clustering
8 11 (36.67%) Fat Client
8 11 (36.67%) Service Management
8 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
8 11 (36.67%) Thin Client
8 11 (36.67%) Linux
9 10 (33.33%) Solaris
9 10 (33.33%) Netcool
9 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
10 9 (30.00%) Middleware
10 9 (30.00%) Performance Testing
10 9 (30.00%) NAS
10 9 (30.00%) Software Distribution
11 8 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (26.67%) Tivoli
11 8 (26.67%) Veritas

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) DNS
2 13 (43.33%) DHCP
3 9 (30.00%) NAS
4 8 (26.67%) IPsec
5 5 (16.67%) LAN
5 5 (16.67%) WAN
5 5 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security
7 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.33%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.33%) MSI
1 1 (3.33%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.33%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Build Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Technology Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) IT Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Middleware
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Thin Client
1 11 (36.67%) Clustering
1 11 (36.67%) Fat Client
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Open Source
3 2 (6.67%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) Solaris
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) AIX
5 3 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
2 11 (36.67%) Service Management
3 9 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Software Distribution
4 4 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Six Sigma
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Management
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Validation
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (6.67%) VBScript
5 1 (3.33%) REXX
5 1 (3.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
1 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCTS
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
4 3 (10.00%) KVM
4 3 (10.00%) RHEV
5 2 (6.67%) vCloud
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (33.33%) Netcool
3 8 (26.67%) Tivoli
4 3 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.33%) WSUS
5 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Citrix
2 16 (53.33%) HP
3 12 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (26.67%) Veritas
5 7 (23.33%) AppSense
6 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle
7 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.67%) Dell
8 2 (6.67%) NetApp
9 1 (3.33%) Juniper
9 1 (3.33%) CA
9 1 (3.33%) EMC
9 1 (3.33%) Cisco
9 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.33%) Symantec
9 1 (3.33%) McAfee
9 1 (3.33%) Crossbeam
9 1 (3.33%) TippingPoint
9 1 (3.33%) Riverbed