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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 75 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing SAN 43 31 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.99% 1.83% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.35% 16.15% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £185 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £168 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £285 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £23.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+24.21% -1.04%
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
263 192 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.15% 11.32% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 114 119
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 7
Average hourly rate £22.36 £21.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.80% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £23.90 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 August 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 August 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
Leeds -15 33 £300 +62.16% 14
Bradford -8 4 - - 1
Halifax - 1 - - 1
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 64 (79.01%) VMware
2 51 (62.96%) Windows
3 33 (40.74%) Cisco
4 27 (33.33%) ITIL
5 25 (30.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (28.40%) Linux
6 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (27.16%) Firewall
7 22 (27.16%) NAS
7 22 (27.16%) vSphere
8 20 (24.69%) IBM
9 19 (23.46%) Data Centre
10 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 17 (20.99%) Service Management
12 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 15 (18.52%) CentOS
12 15 (18.52%) Ubuntu
13 14 (17.28%) VMware Server
13 14 (17.28%) SQL
14 13 (16.05%) UNIX
14 13 (16.05%) Python
14 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
14 13 (16.05%) Clustering
14 13 (16.05%) Splunk
15 12 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (14.81%) Red Hat
15 12 (14.81%) Finance
16 11 (13.58%) Workflow
17 10 (12.35%) Project Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 8 (9.88%) Apache
1 8 (9.88%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.64%) Node.js
3 5 (6.17%) IIS
3 5 (6.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.47%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) SAP EP
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.23%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.23%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.16%) Firewall
1 22 (27.16%) NAS
2 8 (9.88%) Internet
3 7 (8.64%) VPN
4 6 (7.41%) DNS
4 6 (7.41%) DMZ
5 4 (4.94%) DHCP
5 4 (4.94%) LAN
5 4 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.70%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.70%) MPLS
6 3 (3.70%) OSPF
6 3 (3.70%) BGP
6 3 (3.70%) EIGRP
6 3 (3.70%) WAN
7 2 (2.47%) LDAP
7 2 (2.47%) VRRP
7 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) MySQL
3 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.64%) Informix
3 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) JIRA
1 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (17.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (9.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (8.64%) Network Engineer
3 7 (8.64%) UNIX Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Senior UNIX Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) SQL DBA
5 5 (6.17%) Server Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) DBA
5 5 (6.17%) Technical Support
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (4.94%) Administrator
6 4 (4.94%) Project Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Linux Support
7 3 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) ATL
2 1 (1.23%) CSS
2 1 (1.23%) Web Services
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.23%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.23%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.05%) Clustering
3 8 (9.88%) NHS
3 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (9.88%) IBM XIV
4 6 (7.41%) Replication
5 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.94%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.23%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.23%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.23%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 51 (62.96%) Windows
2 23 (28.40%) Linux
2 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2003
2 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (18.52%) CentOS
3 15 (18.52%) Ubuntu
4 13 (16.05%) UNIX
5 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (11.11%) Windows 2000
7 7 (8.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.23%) AIX
9 1 (1.23%) Solaris
9 1 (1.23%) Debian
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) ITIL
2 17 (20.99%) Service Management
3 12 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (13.58%) Workflow
5 10 (12.35%) Project Management
5 10 (12.35%) Load Balancing
6 9 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.64%) Build Automation
9 6 (7.41%) Change Management
10 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.94%) Migration
11 4 (4.94%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (4.94%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
12 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) SQL
2 13 (16.05%) Python
3 8 (9.88%) PHP
4 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.23%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.23%) COBOL
6 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.41%) CCNP
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.70%) Degree
4 3 (3.70%) CCSP
4 3 (3.70%) MCSE
5 2 (2.47%) MCSA
5 2 (2.47%) CCIE
5 2 (2.47%) CCNA
5 2 (2.47%) CISSP
5 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) NCDA
6 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) MCITP
6 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 25 (30.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (27.16%) vSphere
3 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 14 (17.28%) VMware Server
5 9 (11.11%) NFS
6 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.23%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 7 (8.64%) Nagios
3 7 (8.64%) Cacti
3 7 (8.64%) Salt
3 7 (8.64%) Opsview
3 7 (8.64%) Graphite
4 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.47%) SCCM
4 2 (2.47%) SCOM
5 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 64 (79.01%) VMware
2 33 (40.74%) Cisco
3 20 (24.69%) IBM
4 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.05%) Splunk
5 12 (14.81%) Red Hat
6 10 (12.35%) SolarWinds
6 10 (12.35%) F5
7 9 (11.11%) HP
7 9 (11.11%) NetApp
8 8 (9.88%) Oracle
8 8 (9.88%) Brocade
9 7 (8.64%) Veritas
10 3 (3.70%) EMC
10 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.70%) Aruba
11 2 (2.47%) Veeam
11 2 (2.47%) Symantec
12 1 (1.23%) McAfee
12 1 (1.23%) Sophos
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