The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.88% 0.66% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £331
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.63%
SAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.06% 12.58% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 8
Median daily rate £320 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £161 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £46.00 £12.35 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+272.46% -14.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Leek - 2 - -
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas