The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 30 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing SAN 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.50% 1.16% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 5.00% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£285 £356 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.27%
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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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 26.57% 23.26% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 32 20
Average daily rate £285 £363 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.37% +54.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £15.30 £167.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Slough

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) MS Office
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Back Office
7 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
7 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (25.00%) Android
7 4 (25.00%) iPad
8 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (18.75%) WSUS
8 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
8 3 (18.75%) Banking
8 3 (18.75%) Finance

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Back Office
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Deskside Support
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Android
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.25%) AIX
7 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Data Security
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Juniper
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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