The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 - 41 41
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.60% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.91% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 7
Median daily rate - £351 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £29.48 £28.13
% change year-on-year
-42.33% +4.81%
SAN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 55 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.43% 14.71% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 64
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Southampton

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SAN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for SAN.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware