The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing SAN 7 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.07% 1.58% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.83% 10.42% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
Median daily rate £500 £370 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -29.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £289 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £465 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £32.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+19.37% +79.16%
SAN
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 96 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.21% 15.21% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 56 63
Median daily rate £363 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 6
Median hourly rate £46.25 £14.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.35% -65.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +1 3 £425 -5.55%
Corsham -4 2 £500 +36.98%
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) ITIL
5 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) ITSM
6 7 (35.00%) Capacity Management
7 6 (30.00%) Xen
7 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) Unix
8 5 (25.00%) MCSE
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (25.00%) Migration
8 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
9 4 (20.00%) MODAF
9 4 (20.00%) HL7
9 4 (20.00%) MCSA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) NAS
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.00%) Multicast
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
1 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Availability Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity and Availability Manager
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) WSDL
2 4 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) XSD
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Private Cloud
3 3 (15.00%) NHS
4 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.00%) CESG
5 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (5.00%) iSeries
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Capacity Management
2 7 (35.00%) ITSM
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) MODAF
4 4 (20.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) MCSE
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) MCSA
3 4 (20.00%) MCSD
4 2 (10.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) HL7
2 2 (10.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) Xen
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (20.00%) Docker
5 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Hyperic
1 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) Veeam
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos