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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing SAN 45 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.60% 1.36% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.66% 10.53% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 5
Median daily rate £320 £415 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +69.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £262
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.23% +36.00%
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
307 76 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.39% 12.88% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 50 44
Median daily rate £285 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +153.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £10.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +6 45 £320 -15.16% 7
SAN
North East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SAN.

1 42 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 41 (73.21%) ITIL
3 38 (67.86%) SC Cleared
4 35 (62.50%) Unix
5 34 (60.71%) Windows
6 31 (55.36%) Linux
7 28 (50.00%) HP
7 28 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 23 (41.07%) Shell Script
8 23 (41.07%) Perl
9 22 (39.29%) SQL
9 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
10 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
11 19 (33.93%) Oracle
12 18 (32.14%) VMware
13 15 (26.79%) DNS
14 14 (25.00%) SLA
14 14 (25.00%) Solaris
14 14 (25.00%) DB2
14 14 (25.00%) BMC
14 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
15 13 (23.21%) CA
15 13 (23.21%) Tivoli
15 13 (23.21%) VB
15 13 (23.21%) ServiceNow
16 12 (21.43%) AIX
16 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
16 12 (21.43%) MOM
16 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008

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 9 (16.07%) Apache
2 6 (10.71%) iPlanet
2 6 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.57%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
2 15 (26.79%) DNS
3 9 (16.07%) iSCSI
3 9 (16.07%) WAN
4 6 (10.71%) BIG-IP
4 6 (10.71%) DHCP
4 6 (10.71%) Firewall
4 6 (10.71%) NAS
5 2 (3.57%) FTP
5 2 (3.57%) Internet
5 2 (3.57%) LDAP
5 2 (3.57%) SSH
6 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) DB2
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Support Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) NetBackup Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) NetBackup Support
5 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) SAN Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Storage Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Unix Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Chief Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) SAN Support
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) JSP
2 5 (8.93%) J2EE
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Celerra
1 4 (7.14%) CLARiiON
1 4 (7.14%) EMC VNX
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.14%) Replication
1 4 (7.14%) Symmetrix
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.57%) HP Storage
3 2 (3.57%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Unix
2 34 (60.71%) Windows
3 31 (55.36%) Linux
4 28 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 14 (25.00%) Solaris
6 12 (21.43%) AIX
6 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
3 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Change Management
5 8 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
6 7 (12.50%) Service Management
7 6 (10.71%) Change Control
7 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.71%) ITIL V3
7 6 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (10.71%) Project Management
7 6 (10.71%) QMS
7 6 (10.71%) Six Sigma
7 6 (10.71%) Validation
8 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.93%) Operations Management
8 5 (8.93%) Performance Management
8 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Perl
1 23 (41.07%) Shell Script
2 22 (39.29%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) VB
4 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell
4 10 (17.86%) Korn
5 9 (16.07%) C-shell
6 7 (12.50%) Java
7 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
8 4 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (67.86%) SC Cleared
3 10 (17.86%) AAT
4 8 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.57%) Degree
7 2 (3.57%) MCSA
7 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) SLA
2 6 (10.71%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.07%) Samba
3 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.14%) XenApp
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.57%) Firmware
6 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (3.57%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Tivoli
2 12 (21.43%) MOM
3 11 (19.64%) HP SiteScope
4 7 (12.50%) NetBackup
5 6 (10.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (7.14%) OpenView
7 2 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) HP
2 19 (33.93%) Oracle
3 18 (32.14%) VMware
4 14 (25.00%) BMC
5 13 (23.21%) CA
5 13 (23.21%) ServiceNow
6 10 (17.86%) Cisco
7 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 7 (12.50%) Sun
7 7 (12.50%) Veritas
8 6 (10.71%) BEA
8 6 (10.71%) EMC
8 6 (10.71%) F5
9 4 (7.14%) Citrix
10 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.36%) Opsware
11 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.57%) NetApp
11 2 (3.57%) Qualys
11 2 (3.57%) Symantec
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