The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs citing SAN 43 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.51% 1.39% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.99% 13.55% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 8
Average daily rate
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£278 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £225 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £409 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.68 £25.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.27% +49.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.63 £23.00 £16.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.74 £27.00 £16.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £25.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+14.50% +17.64%
SAN
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 155 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.96% 10.23% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 84 81
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £446 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.00 £14.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £55.00 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Leeds +14 35 £285 -24.00% 12
Bradford -2 2 £238 -20.83% 3
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 1
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 45 (60.81%) VMware
3 38 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (31.08%) NetApp
5 22 (29.73%) Active Directory
6 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
7 20 (27.03%) Linux
7 20 (27.03%) Ubuntu
7 20 (27.03%) CentOS
8 18 (24.32%) VMware Server
9 17 (22.97%) Splunk
9 17 (22.97%) Python
9 17 (22.97%) Windows XP
10 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (21.62%) HP
11 15 (20.27%) UNIX
11 15 (20.27%) Service Management
12 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (17.57%) Workflow
13 13 (17.57%) Solaris
14 12 (16.22%) Oracle
14 12 (16.22%) Incident Management
15 11 (14.86%) ITIL
16 10 (13.51%) Apache
16 10 (13.51%) DNS
17 9 (12.16%) SLA
17 9 (12.16%) DHCP
17 9 (12.16%) Citrix

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (13.51%) Apache
2 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.76%) ATG Dynamo
3 5 (6.76%) JBoss
3 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) SAS
5 3 (4.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.70%) IIS
6 2 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.35%) Lync
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) DNS
2 9 (12.16%) DHCP
3 8 (10.81%) NAS
4 6 (8.11%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (8.11%) VPN
4 6 (8.11%) Firewall
5 4 (5.41%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.05%) FTP
6 3 (4.05%) WAN
6 3 (4.05%) SMTP
6 3 (4.05%) RTSP
7 2 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.70%) LAN
8 1 (1.35%) VoIP
8 1 (1.35%) WLAN
8 1 (1.35%) VLAN
8 1 (1.35%) Wireless
8 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Ingres
3 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MSI
General
1 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.22%) Windows Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (13.51%) Administrator
4 7 (9.46%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.11%) UNIX Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Linux Support
8 3 (4.05%) Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.70%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.70%) Storage Administrator
9 2 (2.70%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) XML
2 1 (1.35%) Middleware
2 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) NHS
2 3 (4.05%) Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) Replication
3 2 (2.70%) PDA
4 1 (1.35%) CMDB
4 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.35%) PKI
4 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 38 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (27.03%) Ubuntu
4 20 (27.03%) Linux
4 20 (27.03%) CentOS
5 17 (22.97%) Windows XP
6 15 (20.27%) UNIX
7 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (17.57%) Solaris
8 8 (10.81%) VMS
9 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Service Management
2 13 (17.57%) Workflow
3 12 (16.22%) Incident Management
4 11 (14.86%) ITIL
5 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.70%) Change Management
6 2 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.70%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (1.35%) Coaching
7 1 (1.35%) Master Data Management
7 1 (1.35%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.35%) Migration
7 1 (1.35%) Information Security
7 1 (1.35%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.35%) Data Management
7 1 (1.35%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.97%) Python
2 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.70%) C
5 1 (1.35%) SQL
5 1 (1.35%) VBScript
5 1 (1.35%) Korn
5 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.81%) MCSE
3 7 (9.46%) MCSA
4 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.70%) CCNA
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.70%) MCP
7 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.35%) Degree
7 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 22 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 18 (24.32%) VMware Server
3 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.81%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.11%) vSphere
6 5 (6.76%) Samba
7 3 (4.05%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.35%) XenServer
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) NetBackup
1 3 (4.05%) SCOM
2 2 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.70%) SCCM
2 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 45 (60.81%) VMware
2 23 (31.08%) NetApp
3 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.97%) Splunk
5 16 (21.62%) HP
6 12 (16.22%) Oracle
7 9 (12.16%) Citrix
8 8 (10.81%) Cisco
9 7 (9.46%) Dell
10 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.76%) Brocade
11 5 (6.76%) ATG
12 4 (5.41%) IBM
13 3 (4.05%) Remedy
13 3 (4.05%) Dot Hill
14 2 (2.70%) 3PAR
14 2 (2.70%) Symantec
14 2 (2.70%) BMC
14 2 (2.70%) CommVault
15 1 (1.35%) McAfee
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