The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 52 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing SAN 30 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.75% 2.68% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 15.58% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 21
Median daily rate £375 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -10.83%
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
230 231 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.12% 17.20% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 130 159
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £262 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 21
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% +8.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Epsom +5 9 - -
Guildford - 2 £253 - 1
Egham +3 1 £210 -32.80%
Woking -16 1 £400 -15.78% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SAN.

1 38 (55.07%) NAS
2 37 (53.62%) Linux
3 31 (44.93%) Windows
3 31 (44.93%) VMware
4 27 (39.13%) Unix
5 25 (36.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (33.33%) Solaris
6 23 (33.33%) Finance
7 21 (30.43%) Oracle
7 21 (30.43%) Red Hat
8 20 (28.99%) Sun
9 19 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (27.54%) Data Centre
10 18 (26.09%) High Availability
11 17 (24.64%) Enterprise Storage
12 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
13 15 (21.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 15 (21.74%) Service Delivery
13 15 (21.74%) Veritas
14 14 (20.29%) NetApp
14 14 (20.29%) Brocade
15 13 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
15 13 (18.84%) ITIL
16 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
16 12 (17.39%) NetBackup
16 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (15.94%) vSphere
17 11 (15.94%) vCloud
17 11 (15.94%) Citrix

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.35%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.90%) SAS
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.80%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (55.07%) NAS
2 9 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (13.04%) Firewall
2 9 (13.04%) FTP
2 9 (13.04%) SSL
2 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 8 (11.59%) WAN
4 7 (10.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (10.14%) IPsec
4 7 (10.14%) iSCSI
4 7 (10.14%) LAN
4 7 (10.14%) Network Security
4 7 (10.14%) SSH
4 7 (10.14%) VPN
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.90%) HTTP
5 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.90%) LDAP
5 2 (2.90%) MPLS
5 2 (2.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Banking
2 7 (10.14%) Investment Banking
2 7 (10.14%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Administrator
2 14 (20.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (18.84%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (17.39%) Storage Administrator
5 11 (15.94%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (13.04%) Solaris Administrator
7 8 (11.59%) Storage Systems Administrator
8 7 (10.14%) Consultant
8 7 (10.14%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) SAN Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 5 (7.25%) SAN Storage Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) Storage Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Configuration Manager
11 4 (5.80%) Server Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) SharePoint Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
11 4 (5.80%) Unix Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) .NET
1 5 (7.25%) Middleware
2 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Data Centre
2 17 (24.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (8.70%) Clustering
3 6 (8.70%) Replication
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.45%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (53.62%) Linux
2 31 (44.93%) Windows
3 27 (39.13%) Unix
4 23 (33.33%) Solaris
5 19 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
7 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (10.14%) CentOS
9 7 (10.14%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (4.35%) HPUX
10 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) High Availability
2 15 (21.74%) Service Delivery
3 13 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (18.84%) ITIL
4 9 (13.04%) Change Control
4 9 (13.04%) Project Management
4 9 (13.04%) Server Building
5 8 (11.59%) Migration
6 7 (10.14%) Change Management
6 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.70%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.70%) Service Management
8 5 (7.25%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.25%) Coaching
9 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.80%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (5.80%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.35%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.90%) ActionScript
3 2 (2.90%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (2.90%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
1 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) Degree
3 6 (8.70%) MCSE
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.25%) MCP
5 2 (2.90%) CCNA
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (36.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (21.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
4 11 (15.94%) vCloud
4 11 (15.94%) vSphere
5 10 (14.49%) Veritas File System
6 9 (13.04%) NFS
7 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
8 5 (7.25%) Firmware
9 4 (5.80%) XenApp
10 3 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) NetBackup
2 9 (13.04%) SCCM
2 9 (13.04%) SCOM
3 5 (7.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (5.80%) Nagios
4 4 (5.80%) NetApp OnCommand
4 4 (5.80%) Puppet
5 3 (4.35%) EMC Navisphere
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.45%) Cacti
7 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) VMware
2 21 (30.43%) Oracle
2 21 (30.43%) Red Hat
3 20 (28.99%) Sun
4 15 (21.74%) Veritas
5 14 (20.29%) Brocade
5 14 (20.29%) NetApp
6 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
7 11 (15.94%) Cisco
7 11 (15.94%) Citrix
8 10 (14.49%) Symantec
9 7 (10.14%) EMC
10 6 (8.70%) HP
11 4 (5.80%) arcserve
11 4 (5.80%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (4.35%) SAP
12 3 (4.35%) Veeam
13 2 (2.90%) Axway
13 2 (2.90%) Sybase
14 1 (1.45%) Draytek