The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 37 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.28% 0.62% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 5.71% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£650 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +1.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.27% 10.84% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 7
Average daily rate £325 £413 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +52.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 7
Average hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.85% -49.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £24.93 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Juju
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) LXC
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Juju
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat