The table below looks at the statistics for Xsan skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xsan over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Xsan
Rank 631 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Xsan 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £356 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6393 5567 5416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.44% 9.99% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3916 3066 2793
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 660 614
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.15 £33.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

Xsan
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xsan within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Xsan Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xsan
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Xsan within the UK.

Xsan Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Xsan
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Xsan within the UK.

Xsan Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Xsan
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xsan within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 9 £356 -
England - 9 £356 -

Xsan
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Xsan also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Xsan.

1 14 (93.33%) Apple
1 14 (93.33%) StorNext
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Adobe
4 11 (73.33%) Sony
4 11 (73.33%) Asset Management
5 10 (66.67%) Linux
6 9 (60.00%) ITIL
6 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (60.00%) Service Management
6 9 (60.00%) Change Control
7 8 (53.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (53.33%) Autodesk
8 7 (46.67%) AutoCAD
8 7 (46.67%) KVM
9 6 (40.00%) Windows Vista
9 6 (40.00%) BBC
9 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (40.00%) Mac OS X
9 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
9 6 (40.00%) iDTV
10 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
10 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (26.67%) SNMP
11 4 (26.67%) Nagios
12 3 (20.00%) HP
12 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
12 3 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects

Xsan
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Xsan also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Xsan. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (46.67%) AutoCAD
3 3 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (20.00%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (20.00%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Broadcast Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Production Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) BBC
1 6 (40.00%) iDTV
2 3 (20.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Asset Management
2 9 (60.00%) Change Control
2 9 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) StorNext
2 7 (46.67%) KVM
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Apple
2 12 (80.00%) Adobe
3 11 (73.33%) Sony
4 8 (53.33%) Autodesk
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) Veeam