The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Warrington region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.59% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 15.29% 12.74% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate £425 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £313 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £536 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
SAN
Cheshire

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing SAN 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 SAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) IIS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing SAN 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 SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) IT Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SAP