The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 29 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.77% - 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £525 - £208
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.06% 10.70% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 20
Median daily rate £475 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.86 £10.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 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
Ipswich - 4 £525 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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

1 17 (94.44%) LAN
1 17 (94.44%) WAN
1 17 (94.44%) NAS
2 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (83.33%) Middleware
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) Windows
4 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
5 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 13 (72.22%) Secure Coding
5 13 (72.22%) High Availability
5 13 (72.22%) Load Balancing
5 13 (72.22%) IIS
5 13 (72.22%) Citrix
5 13 (72.22%) VMware
5 13 (72.22%) Clustering
6 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (44.44%) Network Optimisation
8 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
8 5 (27.78%) Network Security
8 5 (27.78%) SIEM
8 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Reinsurance
10 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
10 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (11.11%) Validation

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 13 (72.22%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) LAN
1 17 (94.44%) NAS
1 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 7 (38.89%) Integration Manager
3 7 (38.89%) Integration Project Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Data Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Data Centre Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 13 (72.22%) Clustering
3 3 (16.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) High Availability
1 13 (72.22%) Load Balancing
1 13 (72.22%) Secure Coding
2 8 (44.44%) Network Optimisation
3 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
3 5 (27.78%) SIEM
3 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds