The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 22 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing SAN 38 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.35% 2.68% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.19% 14.52% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 7 6
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£423 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.26% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £234 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.50% +3.00%
SAN
South 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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 62 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.31% 18.45% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 41 25
Average daily rate £310 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -34.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.01 £12.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.70 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SAN
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Worthing +11 25 £450 +12.50%
Crawley -1 4 £415 -17.41%
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 2
Horsham - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 37 (77.08%) Hyper-V
2 33 (68.75%) HP
3 30 (62.50%) Clustering
4 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
5 27 (56.25%) Windows
6 23 (47.92%) SCCM
7 21 (43.75%) Active Directory
8 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (33.33%) VMware
10 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
11 13 (27.08%) SQL
11 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (25.00%) MCP
12 12 (25.00%) MCSE
12 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (22.92%) SCOM
13 11 (22.92%) ITIL
14 8 (16.67%) HPUX
14 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (16.67%) Lync
14 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (14.58%) SCSM
15 7 (14.58%) Linux
15 7 (14.58%) UNIX
15 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
15 7 (14.58%) Service Management
15 7 (14.58%) Finance
16 6 (12.50%) DNS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (16.67%) Lync
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.50%) IIS
4 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
1 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.50%) DNS
2 6 (12.50%) DHCP
3 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 5 (10.42%) Wireless
4 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.08%) SNMP
5 1 (2.08%) PBX
5 1 (2.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Server Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Architect
2 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Designer
2 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (10.42%) IT Security Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Security Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Server Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Integration Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 30 (62.50%) Clustering
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (16.67%) HPUX
5 7 (14.58%) Linux
5 7 (14.58%) UNIX
6 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Service Management
3 5 (10.42%) Information Security
3 5 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (10.42%) Coaching
4 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.25%) Migration
5 3 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (4.17%) Change Management
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.08%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (25.00%) MCP
2 12 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (10.42%) CCNA
3 5 (10.42%) CISSP
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.42%) CEH
4 3 (6.25%) MCSD
5 2 (4.17%) MCDBA
5 2 (4.17%) CCA
5 2 (4.17%) MCPD
6 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (77.08%) Hyper-V
2 21 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) UAG
5 1 (2.08%) VMware GSX
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (47.92%) SCCM
2 11 (22.92%) SCOM
3 7 (14.58%) SCSM
4 5 (10.42%) Nessus
4 5 (10.42%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.08%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.08%) MOM
5 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) HP
2 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
3 16 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (10.42%) Qualys
4 5 (10.42%) McAfee
5 3 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) NetApp
6 2 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.08%) Veritas
7 1 (2.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.08%) Intel
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) CommVault
7 1 (2.08%) Sophos