The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 34 66 34
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -32
Contract jobs citing SAN 107 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.21% 0.55% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.20% 3.54% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 2 9
Median daily rate £295 £329 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.26% -6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £398 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-16.98% +12.76%
SAN
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
482 113 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.96% 15.63% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 48 36
Median daily rate £285 £294 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £228 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 19 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +68.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.81 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £30.75 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +32 105 £295 -10.26% 1
Sunderland - 1 £175 -
SAN
North East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SAN.

1 96 (65.75%) Security Cleared
2 95 (65.07%) ITIL
3 93 (63.70%) HP
4 88 (60.27%) Linux
5 75 (51.37%) SC Cleared
6 74 (50.68%) Unix
7 69 (47.26%) Oracle
8 65 (44.52%) SLA
9 52 (35.62%) AIX
10 48 (32.88%) Red Hat
11 46 (31.51%) High Availability
12 44 (30.14%) Perl
13 43 (29.45%) SQL
13 43 (29.45%) TCP/IP
14 42 (28.77%) Windows
14 42 (28.77%) EMC
15 40 (27.40%) Clustering
16 39 (26.71%) Incident Management
16 39 (26.71%) SQL Server
16 39 (26.71%) EMC NetWorker
17 37 (25.34%) Shell Script
18 35 (23.97%) AAT
18 35 (23.97%) Windows Server
19 34 (23.29%) Oracle RAC
19 34 (23.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 33 (22.60%) Root Cause Analysis
21 32 (21.92%) Service Delivery
22 31 (21.23%) RHCE
22 31 (21.23%) Solaris
22 31 (21.23%) KVM

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (13.01%) Apache
2 7 (4.79%) iPlanet
2 7 (4.79%) OpenStack
2 7 (4.79%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.05%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (16.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (29.45%) TCP/IP
2 29 (19.86%) DNS
3 19 (13.01%) iSCSI
3 19 (13.01%) WAN
4 10 (6.85%) DHCP
4 10 (6.85%) LDAP
5 7 (4.79%) BIG-IP
5 7 (4.79%) Firewall
6 5 (3.42%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.05%) FTP
7 3 (2.05%) Internet
7 3 (2.05%) NAS
7 3 (2.05%) SSH
8 2 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.71%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.12%) DB2
3 7 (4.79%) MySQL
3 7 (4.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.79%) ClearCase
1 7 (4.79%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (26.03%) Administrator
2 22 (15.07%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (11.64%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (10.96%) Storage Engineer
5 14 (9.59%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.90%) Unix Engineer
7 12 (8.22%) Solaris Administrator
8 11 (7.53%) Linux Support
9 10 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (6.16%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (6.16%) Linux Support Engineer
11 8 (5.48%) AIX Administrator
11 8 (5.48%) Server Support
11 8 (5.48%) Solaris Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.79%) Consultant
12 7 (4.79%) Subject Matter Expert
13 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (4.11%) Linux Server Engineer
13 6 (4.11%) Unix Administrator
13 6 (4.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.79%) JSP
1 7 (4.79%) LAMP
2 6 (4.11%) J2EE
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.37%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) Middleware
4 1 (0.68%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 40 (27.40%) Clustering
2 15 (10.27%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.48%) EMC VMAX
4 7 (4.79%) HP StoreVirtual
5 6 (4.11%) HP Storage
6 5 (3.42%) Celerra
6 5 (3.42%) EMC VNX
6 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (3.42%) Replication
7 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.74%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.05%) CLARiiON
8 3 (2.05%) Symmetrix DMX
9 2 (1.37%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 88 (60.27%) Linux
2 74 (50.68%) Unix
3 52 (35.62%) AIX
4 42 (28.77%) Windows
5 35 (23.97%) Windows Server
6 34 (23.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (21.23%) Solaris
8 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (4.11%) HPUX
11 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.37%) zOS
13 1 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (65.07%) ITIL
2 46 (31.51%) High Availability
3 39 (26.71%) Incident Management
4 33 (22.60%) Root Cause Analysis
5 32 (21.92%) Service Delivery
6 26 (17.81%) Configuration Management
7 23 (15.75%) Change Management
8 22 (15.07%) Mentoring
9 19 (13.01%) Unit Testing
10 16 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (10.96%) Server Building
11 14 (9.59%) Operations Management
11 14 (9.59%) Performance Management
12 13 (8.90%) Server Monitoring
13 11 (7.53%) QMS
13 11 (7.53%) Validation
14 10 (6.85%) Problem Management
15 9 (6.16%) Change Control
16 8 (5.48%) Conflict Management
16 8 (5.48%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.14%) Perl
2 43 (29.45%) SQL
3 37 (25.34%) Shell Script
4 24 (16.44%) VB
5 20 (13.70%) Bash Shell
5 20 (13.70%) Korn
6 19 (13.01%) C-shell
7 10 (6.85%) PowerShell
8 9 (6.16%) Java
9 4 (2.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (65.75%) Security Cleared
2 75 (51.37%) SC Cleared
3 35 (23.97%) AAT
4 31 (21.23%) RHCE
5 17 (11.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (6.85%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.11%) MCSA
8 6 (4.11%) MCTS
8 6 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.74%) Degree
10 3 (2.05%) HP ASE
10 3 (2.05%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (44.52%) SLA
2 7 (4.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 34 (23.29%) Oracle RAC
2 31 (21.23%) KVM
3 21 (14.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (13.01%) Samba
5 16 (10.96%) Firmware
6 11 (7.53%) Active Directory
7 4 (2.74%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.74%) XenApp
8 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (26.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 24 (16.44%) Tivoli
3 22 (15.07%) MOM
4 19 (13.01%) HP SiteScope
5 7 (4.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (2.74%) OpenView
7 3 (2.05%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (2.05%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 93 (63.70%) HP
2 69 (47.26%) Oracle
3 48 (32.88%) Red Hat
4 42 (28.77%) EMC
5 24 (16.44%) BMC
5 24 (16.44%) CA
6 21 (14.38%) VMware
7 19 (13.01%) IBM
7 19 (13.01%) ServiceNow
8 16 (10.96%) Cisco
9 10 (6.85%) 3PAR
10 8 (5.48%) Brocade
10 8 (5.48%) Sun
11 7 (4.79%) BEA
11 7 (4.79%) F5
11 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
12 5 (3.42%) Isilon
12 5 (3.42%) NetApp
12 5 (3.42%) Opsware
13 4 (2.74%) Citrix
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