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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 45 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing SAN 12 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.32% 3.67% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.19% 19.39% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 4
Median daily rate £340 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £274 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £405 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+56.36% -7.56%

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
91 98 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.57% 18.92% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 62 40
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £9.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.91% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £9.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Sheffield -6 9 £350 -12.50% 2
Doncaster - 2 £156 -
Rotherham - 1 £273 -
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) NetApp
4 10 (58.82%) EMC
5 9 (52.94%) IBM
5 9 (52.94%) NAS
6 8 (47.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 8 (47.06%) Veritas
7 7 (41.18%) NFS
7 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
7 7 (41.18%) DNS
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) Solaris
7 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (41.18%) SRDF
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (35.29%) SCCM
8 6 (35.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 6 (35.29%) Veritas File System
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (35.29%) SUSE
8 6 (35.29%) Symmetrix
8 6 (35.29%) Perl
8 6 (35.29%) AIX
8 6 (35.29%) LDAP
8 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
8 6 (35.29%) Sun

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) NAS
2 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (35.29%) LDAP
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) Broadband
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) FCoE
5 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) HBase
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) SAN Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Server Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) Rendezvous
2 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.88%) WAP
2 1 (5.88%) WSH
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Symmetrix
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Solaris
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) AIX
3 6 (35.29%) SUSE
3 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (23.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (23.53%) VMS
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (41.18%) NFS
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (41.18%) SRDF
3 6 (35.29%) Veritas File System
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (17.65%) vSphere
7 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
8 1 (5.88%) KVM
8 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
8 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (5.88%) Xen
8 1 (5.88%) XenApp
8 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
1 6 (35.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) DameWare
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) NetApp
3 10 (58.82%) EMC
4 9 (52.94%) IBM
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Veritas
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco
7 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
7 6 (35.29%) Sun
8 3 (17.65%) HP
9 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
9 1 (5.88%) Citrix
9 1 (5.88%) Intel
9 1 (5.88%) Juniper
9 1 (5.88%) Mitel
9 1 (5.88%) Sophos
9 1 (5.88%) Sybase
9 1 (5.88%) Symantec
9 1 (5.88%) TIBCO