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 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 32 58 37
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Contract jobs citing SAN 124 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.71% 0.94% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.64% 5.45% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 3 7
Median daily rate £315 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £168 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.38 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-33.21% +84.21%
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
573 110 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.27% 17.21% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 54 40
Median daily rate £300 £275 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £248 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £347 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 15 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.25 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.42% +82.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +26 123 £315 -7.20% 4
SAN
North East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 87 (70.16%) ITIL
1 87 (70.16%) Security Cleared
2 83 (66.94%) HP
3 80 (64.52%) Linux
4 69 (55.65%) SC Cleared
5 64 (51.61%) Unix
6 62 (50.00%) Oracle
7 55 (44.35%) SLA
8 46 (37.10%) AIX
9 42 (33.87%) Red Hat
10 41 (33.06%) Perl
11 40 (32.26%) Windows
11 40 (32.26%) TCP/IP
12 38 (30.65%) SQL
12 38 (30.65%) High Availability
13 37 (29.84%) EMC
14 35 (28.23%) Shell Script
14 35 (28.23%) SQL Server
14 35 (28.23%) EMC NetWorker
15 33 (26.61%) Windows Server
15 33 (26.61%) Clustering
16 30 (24.19%) AAT
16 30 (24.19%) Incident Management
16 30 (24.19%) Oracle RAC
17 29 (23.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 28 (22.58%) DNS
18 28 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
19 27 (21.77%) Service Delivery
20 26 (20.97%) RHCE
20 26 (20.97%) 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 18 (14.52%) Apache
2 7 (5.65%) iPlanet
2 7 (5.65%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.84%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.42%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (17.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 28 (22.58%) DNS
3 18 (14.52%) iSCSI
3 18 (14.52%) WAN
4 10 (8.06%) DHCP
5 9 (7.26%) LDAP
6 7 (5.65%) BIG-IP
6 7 (5.65%) Firewall
7 4 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.61%) FTP
8 2 (1.61%) Internet
8 2 (1.61%) NAS
8 2 (1.61%) SSH
9 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.23%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.55%) DB2
3 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) ClearCase
1 6 (4.84%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (23.39%) Administrator
2 20 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (11.29%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (10.48%) Unix Engineer
5 12 (9.68%) Storage Engineer
5 12 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.26%) Linux Support
7 7 (5.65%) Consultant
7 7 (5.65%) Linux Support Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Solaris Administrator
8 6 (4.84%) AIX Administrator
8 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Server Support
8 6 (4.84%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Subject Matter Expert
9 5 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.03%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.65%) JSP
2 6 (4.84%) J2EE
2 6 (4.84%) LAMP
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) Middleware
4 1 (0.81%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.61%) Clustering
2 12 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.65%) EMC VMAX
4 6 (4.84%) HP StoreVirtual
5 5 (4.03%) HP Storage
6 4 (3.23%) Celerra
6 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.23%) EMC VNX
6 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.23%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.23%) Replication
7 3 (2.42%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.42%) Symmetrix DMX
8 2 (1.61%) Grid Computing
8 2 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 80 (64.52%) Linux
2 64 (51.61%) Unix
3 46 (37.10%) AIX
4 40 (32.26%) Windows
5 33 (26.61%) Windows Server
6 29 (23.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (20.16%) Solaris
8 17 (13.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (4.84%) HPUX
11 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.61%) zOS
13 1 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (70.16%) ITIL
2 38 (30.65%) High Availability
3 30 (24.19%) Incident Management
4 28 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 27 (21.77%) Service Delivery
6 20 (16.13%) Configuration Management
7 19 (15.32%) Change Management
7 19 (15.32%) Mentoring
8 18 (14.52%) Unit Testing
9 13 (10.48%) Server Monitoring
10 11 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (8.87%) Operations Management
10 11 (8.87%) Performance Management
10 11 (8.87%) Server Building
11 10 (8.06%) QMS
11 10 (8.06%) Validation
12 9 (7.26%) Problem Management
13 8 (6.45%) Change Control
13 8 (6.45%) Conflict Management
13 8 (6.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.06%) Perl
2 38 (30.65%) SQL
3 35 (28.23%) Shell Script
4 22 (17.74%) VB
5 19 (15.32%) Bash Shell
5 19 (15.32%) Korn
6 18 (14.52%) C-shell
7 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
8 9 (7.26%) Java
9 4 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (70.16%) Security Cleared
2 69 (55.65%) SC Cleared
3 30 (24.19%) AAT
4 26 (20.97%) RHCE
5 14 (11.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (6.45%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.84%) MCSA
8 6 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.23%) Degree
9 4 (3.23%) MCTS
10 2 (1.61%) HP ASE
10 2 (1.61%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (44.35%) SLA
2 7 (5.65%) JSP 440
System Software
1 30 (24.19%) Oracle RAC
2 26 (20.97%) KVM
3 20 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (14.52%) Samba
5 11 (8.87%) Active Directory
5 11 (8.87%) Firmware
6 4 (3.23%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.23%) XenApp
7 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (28.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 22 (17.74%) Tivoli
3 20 (16.13%) MOM
4 17 (13.71%) HP SiteScope
5 7 (5.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.42%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.42%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.42%) OpenView
7 2 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 83 (66.94%) HP
2 62 (50.00%) Oracle
3 42 (33.87%) Red Hat
4 37 (29.84%) EMC
5 22 (17.74%) BMC
5 22 (17.74%) CA
6 20 (16.13%) VMware
7 19 (15.32%) ServiceNow
8 16 (12.90%) IBM
9 14 (11.29%) Cisco
10 9 (7.26%) 3PAR
11 8 (6.45%) Sun
12 7 (5.65%) BEA
12 7 (5.65%) Brocade
12 7 (5.65%) F5
12 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
13 5 (4.03%) NetApp
14 4 (3.23%) Citrix
14 4 (3.23%) Isilon
14 4 (3.23%) Opsware
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