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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 30 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.40% 0.38% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 1.41% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 10
Median daily rate £450 - £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.04% +22.85%

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
37 71 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.80% 26.69% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 48 47
Median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Median hourly rate £19.50 £32.75 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.45% +138.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £32.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £32.75 £23.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SAN.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

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 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft