The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 100 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing SAN 36 34 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.25% 1.04% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.64% 7.61% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 29
Median daily rate £278 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £170 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 £100.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £29.48 £28.13
% change year-on-year
-42.33% +4.81%
SAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
471 447 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.30% 13.63% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 245 298
Median daily rate £350 £409 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £550 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 40 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.46 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.09% +88.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £15.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £49.05 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SAN
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Bristol +15 22 £280 -27.27% 4
Gloucestershire +8 6 £250 +20.48% 1
Somerset +12 4 £240 -5.88% 2
Wiltshire -2 2 £531 +83.18% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 South West region with a requirement for SAN.

1 57 (85.07%) Windows
2 37 (55.22%) VMware
3 30 (44.78%) SQL
3 30 (44.78%) PowerShell
4 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
5 26 (38.81%) SQL Server
5 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (35.82%) Linux
7 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
8 21 (31.34%) Windows Server
9 20 (29.85%) Virtual Machines
9 20 (29.85%) Unix
9 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (26.87%) Clustering
11 17 (25.37%) Migration
11 17 (25.37%) Shell Script
12 16 (23.88%) Ingres
12 16 (23.88%) Citrix
12 16 (23.88%) SCCM
12 16 (23.88%) Failover Clustering
12 16 (23.88%) SQL Optimisation
13 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
13 15 (22.39%) Server Patching
14 14 (20.90%) Hyper-V
14 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (17.91%) WAN
16 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (16.42%) VBScript

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.49%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.49%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.49%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Office 365
2 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.49%) IaaS
5 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) WAN
2 10 (14.93%) LAN
3 5 (7.46%) NAS
4 4 (5.97%) DNS
4 4 (5.97%) Firewall
4 4 (5.97%) VPN
5 3 (4.48%) DHCP
5 3 (4.48%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.48%) SSL
5 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.99%) MPLS
6 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.49%) Extranet
7 1 (1.49%) Intranet
7 1 (1.49%) IPv6
7 1 (1.49%) Skype
7 1 (1.49%) VLAN
7 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) SQL Server
2 23 (34.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (23.88%) Ingres
5 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.49%) OLAP
11 1 (1.49%) OLTP
11 1 (1.49%) SAP BI
11 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
11 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Military
3 1 (1.49%) Publishing
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) DBA
2 20 (29.85%) SQL DBA
3 17 (25.37%) Administrator
4 12 (17.91%) Architect
5 11 (16.42%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (10.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) ERP Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (4.48%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Server Support
9 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) Web Services
2 8 (11.94%) REST
2 8 (11.94%) WSDL
2 8 (11.94%) XML
2 8 (11.94%) XSD
3 4 (5.97%) .NET
4 2 (2.99%) Middleware
5 1 (1.49%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.49%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Clustering
2 10 (14.93%) NHS
3 9 (13.43%) Data Centre
4 8 (11.94%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.97%) EMC VNX
6 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.99%) Replication
8 1 (1.49%) CESG
8 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.49%) iSeries
8 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (85.07%) Windows
2 24 (35.82%) Linux
3 21 (31.34%) Windows Server
4 20 (29.85%) Unix
5 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.99%) Android
8 2 (2.99%) HPUX
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Migration
2 16 (23.88%) SQL Optimisation
3 15 (22.39%) Server Patching
4 11 (16.42%) Data Management
5 9 (13.43%) Virtual Environments
6 8 (11.94%) SOA
7 7 (10.45%) High Availability
7 7 (10.45%) MODAF
7 7 (10.45%) TOGAF
7 7 (10.45%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.96%) Business Continuity
8 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.96%) ITIL
8 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.46%) Change Management
9 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.97%) ETL
10 4 (5.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) PowerShell
1 30 (44.78%) SQL
2 17 (25.37%) Shell Script
3 11 (16.42%) VBScript
4 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.49%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.49%) Korn
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
5 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (14.93%) MCSA
3 10 (14.93%) MCSE
4 8 (11.94%) MCSD
5 6 (8.96%) CCNA
5 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.97%) Degree
7 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.99%) MCP
9 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) HL7
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.49%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
2 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (29.85%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (20.90%) Hyper-V
5 9 (13.43%) Xen
6 8 (11.94%) Docker
7 5 (7.46%) vSphere
8 2 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.49%) Firmware
9 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.49%) NFS
9 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (23.88%) Failover Clustering
1 16 (23.88%) SCCM
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (7.46%) WSUS
4 2 (2.99%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.49%) MOM
5 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.49%) SCOM
5 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 37 (55.22%) VMware
2 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
3 16 (23.88%) Citrix
4 10 (14.93%) Cisco
5 7 (10.45%) NetApp
6 6 (8.96%) HP
6 6 (8.96%) SAP
7 5 (7.46%) Dell
7 5 (7.46%) EMC
8 4 (5.97%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (5.97%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (4.48%) IBM
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle
10 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.99%) Veritas
11 1 (1.49%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.49%) CommVault
11 1 (1.49%) Meru Networks
11 1 (1.49%) Sophos
11 1 (1.49%) Veeam
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