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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 88 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing SAN 36 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.60% 1.96% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 18.13% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £174 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £314 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.93 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.46 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.12% +22.22%
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
300 182 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.32% 10.81% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 100 127
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 5
Average hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% -54.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £9.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.50 £22.20 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -32 27 £300 +9.09% 16
Bradford -12 7 - -
Halifax - 1 - -
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 63 (77.78%) VMware
2 48 (59.26%) Windows
3 35 (43.21%) Cisco
4 31 (38.27%) ITIL
5 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (29.63%) Active Directory
7 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (27.16%) vSphere
8 22 (27.16%) Linux
8 22 (27.16%) Firewall
9 21 (25.93%) IBM
9 21 (25.93%) NAS
9 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (22.22%) VMware Server
10 18 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 16 (19.75%) Clustering
12 15 (18.52%) UNIX
12 15 (18.52%) Ubuntu
12 15 (18.52%) CentOS
13 14 (17.28%) Project Management
14 13 (16.05%) Service Management
14 13 (16.05%) SQL
14 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
14 13 (16.05%) Python
14 13 (16.05%) Splunk
14 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (14.81%) PRINCE2
15 12 (14.81%) NetApp
15 12 (14.81%) NetBackup

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (11.11%) IIS
2 7 (8.64%) Apache
2 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.64%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.16%) Firewall
2 21 (25.93%) NAS
3 8 (9.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (9.88%) Internet
4 7 (8.64%) VPN
5 6 (7.41%) DNS
5 6 (7.41%) DMZ
6 5 (6.17%) LAN
7 4 (4.94%) WAN
7 4 (4.94%) DHCP
8 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.70%) MPLS
8 3 (3.70%) BIG-IP
8 3 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.47%) Wireless
9 2 (2.47%) HSRP
9 2 (2.47%) OSPF
9 2 (2.47%) BGP
9 2 (2.47%) EIGRP
9 2 (2.47%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) Informix
2 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
2 7 (8.64%) MySQL
2 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) JIRA
1 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (13.58%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (9.88%) Server Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) Network Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) UNIX Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.17%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Storage Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.94%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Administrator
8 3 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 16 (19.75%) Clustering
3 8 (9.88%) NHS
3 8 (9.88%) Visualisation
4 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (8.64%) IBM XIV
5 6 (7.41%) Replication
6 4 (4.94%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (59.26%) Windows
2 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (27.16%) Linux
4 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (18.52%) CentOS
5 15 (18.52%) UNIX
5 15 (18.52%) Ubuntu
6 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (11.11%) Windows 2000
8 8 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.23%) AIX
11 1 (1.23%) Solaris
11 1 (1.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) ITIL
2 14 (17.28%) Project Management
3 13 (16.05%) Service Management
4 12 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 10 (12.35%) Workflow
5 10 (12.35%) Incident Management
6 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 8 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (9.88%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.64%) Build Automation
8 7 (8.64%) Migration
9 6 (7.41%) Change Management
10 4 (4.94%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.94%) Performance Management
10 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
11 3 (3.70%) Time Management
11 3 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
11 3 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) SQL
1 13 (16.05%) Python
2 7 (8.64%) PHP
3 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.41%) CCNP
3 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.70%) CCSP
5 3 (3.70%) Degree
6 2 (2.47%) CCNA
6 2 (2.47%) CISSP
6 2 (2.47%) CCIE
6 2 (2.47%) MCSE
7 1 (1.23%) MCSA
7 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.23%) CCVP
7 1 (1.23%) MCITP
7 1 (1.23%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 24 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (27.16%) vSphere
4 18 (22.22%) VMware Server
5 9 (11.11%) NFS
6 4 (4.94%) SRDF
7 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 10 (12.35%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (8.64%) Salt
3 7 (8.64%) Opsview
3 7 (8.64%) Graphite
3 7 (8.64%) Cacti
3 7 (8.64%) Nagios
4 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.47%) SCCM
4 2 (2.47%) SCOM
5 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 63 (77.78%) VMware
2 35 (43.21%) Cisco
3 21 (25.93%) IBM
4 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 13 (16.05%) Splunk
6 12 (14.81%) NetApp
7 11 (13.58%) Brocade
7 11 (13.58%) HP
7 11 (13.58%) Red Hat
8 10 (12.35%) F5
8 10 (12.35%) SolarWinds
9 7 (8.64%) Veritas
10 5 (6.17%) Oracle
11 4 (4.94%) EMC
12 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.70%) Aruba
13 2 (2.47%) Symantec
13 2 (2.47%) Veeam
14 1 (1.23%) WatchGuard
14 1 (1.23%) ProCurve
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