The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 22 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.71% 0.43% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 1.72% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £320 £510 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.25% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -10.83%
SAN
Berkshire

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
31 58 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 21.99% 24.68% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 51 55
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £254 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £525 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for SAN.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) e-Health
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) FCoE
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) FCoE
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) e-Health
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp