The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 33 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.92% 0.91% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 6.98% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £242 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £32.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+20.31% +64.10%
SAN
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 43 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.94% 13.03% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 28 51
Median daily rate £363 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £41.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +1.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SAN.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (58.33%) Capacity Management
3 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) ITSM
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) NetApp
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) NAS
8 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (8.33%) PaaS
8 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (8.33%) 3PAR

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Availability Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Capacity and Availability Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Server Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) IBM XIV
3 1 (8.33%) iSeries
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Capacity Management
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) ITSM
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (8.33%) Brocade
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds