The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 33 36 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing SAN 20 2 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.10% 0.58% 7.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 3.70% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 17
Average daily rate £400 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +44.44%
SAN
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 54 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.49% 15.74% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 35 44
Average daily rate £325 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £13.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +57.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -5 13 £400 - 2
Barnsley - 5 £398 -
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 14 (60.87%) Unix
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
1 14 (60.87%) EMC
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
1 14 (60.87%) NAS
2 13 (56.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 13 (56.52%) Veritas
3 12 (52.17%) HP
3 12 (52.17%) IBM
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Solaris
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
4 8 (34.78%) SUSE
4 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 8 (34.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
5 7 (30.43%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (30.43%) Brocade
5 7 (30.43%) Migration
5 7 (30.43%) Financial Institution
5 7 (30.43%) NFS
5 7 (30.43%) NetApp
5 7 (30.43%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (26.09%) Banking
6 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (21.74%) SCCM
7 5 (21.74%) SCOM
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) NAS
2 7 (30.43%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Financial Institution
3 6 (26.09%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) NAS Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) NetApp Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) SAN Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Unix
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Solaris
2 8 (34.78%) SUSE
3 7 (30.43%) Data ONTAP
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.35%) Business Development
2 1 (4.35%) Change Control
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (4.35%) Information Security
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL
2 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
2 1 (4.35%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
2 1 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (30.43%) NFS
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
1 5 (21.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) EMC
2 13 (56.52%) Veritas
3 12 (52.17%) HP
3 12 (52.17%) IBM
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
4 8 (34.78%) VMware
5 7 (30.43%) Brocade
5 7 (30.43%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
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