The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 West Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 74 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing SAN 34 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.89% 1.28% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.73% 8.90% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 7
Average daily rate £319 £194 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.30% -35.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £110 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £275 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.07% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
164 191 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.10% 14.42% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 97 114
Average daily rate £325 £270 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £138 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £360 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 20
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.62 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.72% +35.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £115.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
SAN
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 28 £319 +65.58% 11
Bradford -3 1 £550 +120.00%
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
Keighley - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 17 (37.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (33.33%) Clustering
4 15 (33.33%) VMware
4 15 (33.33%) Cisco
5 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
6 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (24.44%) T-SQL
8 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (22.22%) vSphere
8 10 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (20.00%) Linux
9 9 (20.00%) LAN
9 9 (20.00%) WAN
9 9 (20.00%) SLA
10 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
10 8 (17.78%) Firewall
10 8 (17.78%) NAS
11 7 (15.56%) Data Architecture
11 7 (15.56%) QA
11 7 (15.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (15.56%) Replication
11 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
11 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) IIS
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) CATIA
3 1 (2.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) LAN
1 9 (20.00%) WAN
2 8 (17.78%) Firewall
2 8 (17.78%) NAS
3 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.33%) SMTP
5 4 (8.89%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) DHCP
6 2 (4.44%) VPN
6 2 (4.44%) DNS
6 2 (4.44%) Wireless
7 1 (2.22%) IPsec
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DBA
2 11 (24.44%) SQL DBA
3 10 (22.22%) Administrator
4 9 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 7 (15.56%) Storage Administrator
6 6 (13.33%) VMWare Administrator
7 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.67%) Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Storage Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Network Technician
9 2 (4.44%) Agile Tester
9 2 (4.44%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
1 5 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) XMPP
2 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Clustering
2 7 (15.56%) Replication
3 4 (8.89%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) Statistics
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.00%) Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.67%) UNIX
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
4 7 (15.56%) Data Architecture
5 6 (13.33%) ITIL
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.89%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.44%) Migration
9 2 (4.44%) Service Management
10 1 (2.22%) Master Data Management
10 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.22%) Change Control
10 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.22%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.33%) VCAP
3 5 (11.11%) CCNA
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.89%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) APMP
6 1 (2.22%) VCDX
6 1 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.22%) CCDE
6 1 (2.22%) MCSA
6 1 (2.22%) ISEB
6 1 (2.22%) CCDA
6 1 (2.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) SLA
2 7 (15.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.22%) vSphere
3 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.44%) XenApp
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.22%) Xen
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) VMware
2 15 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (15.56%) HP
4 6 (13.33%) Dell
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix
6 3 (6.67%) Brocade
6 3 (6.67%) EMC
7 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.22%) Verint
8 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.22%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle
8 1 (2.22%) Symantec
8 1 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) Avaya
8 1 (2.22%) CommVault
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) Lotus
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago