The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 50 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.30% 1.04% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.75% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £455 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 22.54% 17.10% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 20 14
Median daily rate £425 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £260 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £800 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £10.00 £17.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +75.00%
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 Warrington

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

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 Warrington region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (42.86%) Skype
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) C#

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Skype
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle