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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 34 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs citing SAN 14 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.89% 6.07% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.58% 35.21% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 2
Median daily rate £500 £275 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £426 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £28.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-22.12% +20.21%
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
96 71 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.83% 17.23% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 40 18
Median daily rate £500 £225 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £108 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £434 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -9.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 28 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Sheffield -12 10 £525 +144.18% 2
Doncaster +6 2 £231 -46.22%
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) EMC
3 16 (66.67%) VMware
4 15 (62.50%) Cisco
4 15 (62.50%) SQL
5 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
5 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (50.00%) IBM
6 12 (50.00%) LAN
6 12 (50.00%) WAN
7 11 (45.83%) Solaris
7 11 (45.83%) Linux
7 11 (45.83%) NAS
8 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
8 10 (41.67%) iSCSI
8 10 (41.67%) Banking
8 10 (41.67%) Xen
8 10 (41.67%) SRDF
8 10 (41.67%) FCoE
8 10 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (41.67%) Multicast
8 10 (41.67%) KVM
8 10 (41.67%) Oracle
8 10 (41.67%) NFS
8 10 (41.67%) Benchmarking
8 10 (41.67%) Intel
8 10 (41.67%) NetApp
9 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
10 8 (33.33%) SCCM

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 8 (33.33%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) LAN
1 12 (50.00%) WAN
2 11 (45.83%) NAS
3 10 (41.67%) FCoE
3 10 (41.67%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (41.67%) iSCSI
3 10 (41.67%) Multicast
4 7 (29.17%) HTTP
5 4 (16.67%) DHCP
5 4 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
2 7 (29.17%) HBase
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (41.67%) Banking
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Architect
1 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) ICT Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Middleware
2 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) Rendezvous
2 7 (29.17%) XML
2 7 (29.17%) XSLT
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Solaris
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) AIX
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) SUSE
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Benchmarking
1 10 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.33%) Release Management
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.17%) Budget Control
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 10 (41.67%) KVM
2 10 (41.67%) NFS
2 10 (41.67%) SRDF
2 10 (41.67%) Xen
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
6 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 7 (29.17%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (8.33%) SCSM
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) EMC
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco
4 12 (50.00%) IBM
5 10 (41.67%) Intel
5 10 (41.67%) NetApp
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 7 (29.17%) DataSynapse
6 7 (29.17%) HP
6 7 (29.17%) Sybase
6 7 (29.17%) TIBCO
7 6 (25.00%) Veritas
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
10 2 (8.33%) Dell
10 2 (8.33%) Red Hat