The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 52 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing SAN 41 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.72% 2.13% 3.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.95% 15.73% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 33
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £23.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -
SAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
294 178 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.50% 13.56% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 100 168
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 31
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £175.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom 0 6 £350 +86.66%
Leatherhead - 4 £500 -
Guildford -11 3 £350 +16.66% 7
Woking - 3 £300 -
Camberley +2 2 £405 +1.25% 1
Redhill - 2 £320 -
Staines -4 1 - -
Weybridge - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 59 (64.84%) VMware
2 57 (62.64%) Windows
3 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
4 35 (38.46%) SQL
5 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
6 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 25 (27.47%) Linux
9 24 (26.37%) Hyper-V
9 24 (26.37%) NAS
10 22 (24.18%) Cisco
11 20 (21.98%) F5
12 18 (19.78%) Red Hat
13 17 (18.68%) Firewall
13 17 (18.68%) DNS
13 17 (18.68%) ITIL
13 17 (18.68%) SolarWinds
13 17 (18.68%) SCCM
14 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
14 15 (16.48%) HP
14 15 (16.48%) Finance
15 14 (15.38%) Oracle
15 14 (15.38%) SCOM
15 14 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (14.29%) UAG
16 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (14.29%) UNIX
16 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
17 12 (13.19%) WAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.30%) Lync
3 3 (3.30%) Apache
3 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.30%) JBoss
4 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.20%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.10%) IIS
5 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.37%) NAS
2 17 (18.68%) Firewall
2 17 (18.68%) DNS
3 12 (13.19%) WAN
3 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
4 10 (10.99%) DHCP
4 10 (10.99%) LAN
5 9 (9.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (8.79%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (8.79%) BGP
6 8 (8.79%) TACACS
7 7 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 7 (7.69%) MPLS
8 6 (6.59%) OSPF
9 5 (5.49%) VPN
9 5 (5.49%) FTP
9 5 (5.49%) SSH
10 4 (4.40%) BIG-IP
10 4 (4.40%) VoIP
10 4 (4.40%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
2 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.20%) MySQL
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Back Office
3 2 (2.20%) Automotive
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.20%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (24.18%) Architect
2 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Technical Architect
4 11 (12.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (9.89%) Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Consultant
9 4 (4.40%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) UNIX Support
11 2 (2.20%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 2 (2.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 2 (2.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) Middleware
2 2 (2.20%) XML
3 1 (1.10%) .NET
3 1 (1.10%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.10%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Clustering
2 6 (6.59%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.49%) PKI
4 4 (4.40%) DataPower
4 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.30%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.30%) Replication
6 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.20%) HACMP
6 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.10%) User Experience
7 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.10%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.10%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 57 (62.64%) Windows
2 25 (27.47%) Linux
3 13 (14.29%) UNIX
3 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (12.09%) Solaris
4 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.40%) CentOS
6 4 (4.40%) SUSE
6 4 (4.40%) AIX
7 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) ITIL
2 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
3 14 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (9.89%) ITSM
5 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.69%) Network Design
6 6 (6.59%) Migration
7 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.49%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.49%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.49%) Change Control
8 4 (4.40%) Security Architecture
8 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (4.40%) TOGAF
8 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.40%) Project Management
8 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.40%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.30%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (3.30%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.46%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.40%) Perl
4 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.20%) Java
5 2 (2.20%) XPath
5 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.10%) VBScript
6 1 (1.10%) C#
6 1 (1.10%) C++
6 1 (1.10%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
2 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.79%) CCNP
4 6 (6.59%) MCSE
4 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.40%) Degree
6 3 (3.30%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (3.30%) CCIE
6 3 (3.30%) CCNA
7 2 (2.20%) CCDA
7 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.20%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.20%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.20%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (40.66%) Active Directory
2 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (26.37%) Hyper-V
4 13 (14.29%) UAG
5 12 (13.19%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (13.19%) ISA Server
6 10 (10.99%) VMware ESX
7 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (6.59%) Terminal Services
8 5 (5.49%) XenDesktop
8 5 (5.49%) vSphere
9 4 (4.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (4.40%) XenApp
10 3 (3.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Veritas File System
10 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (2.20%) NFS
11 2 (2.20%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.10%) Snort
12 1 (1.10%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) SCCM
2 14 (15.38%) SCOM
3 8 (8.79%) NetBackup
4 6 (6.59%) Backup Exec
4 6 (6.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (4.40%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.20%) Puppet
6 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.20%) Control-M
6 2 (2.20%) OpenView
7 1 (1.10%) Legato
7 1 (1.10%) WSUS
7 1 (1.10%) Cacti
7 1 (1.10%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 59 (64.84%) VMware
2 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
3 22 (24.18%) Cisco
4 20 (21.98%) F5
5 18 (19.78%) Red Hat
6 17 (18.68%) SolarWinds
7 15 (16.48%) HP
8 14 (15.38%) Oracle
9 12 (13.19%) Symantec
10 10 (10.99%) Citrix
11 9 (9.89%) Sun
12 8 (8.79%) IBM
12 8 (8.79%) NetApp
13 5 (5.49%) Veritas
13 5 (5.49%) Kaseya
13 5 (5.49%) EMC
14 4 (4.40%) Dell
15 3 (3.30%) Juniper
15 3 (3.30%) CommVault
15 3 (3.30%) SAP
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