The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 17 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing SAN 13 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 6.84% 14.00% 9.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.40% 51.22% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £290 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £270 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £458 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £343
% change year-on-year
+1.90% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 3
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.23% +23.63%
SAN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 41 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 35.26% 27.33% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 20 5
Median daily rate £375 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 7
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 2 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 Winchester region with a requirement for SAN.

1 20 (95.24%) VMware
1 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 12 (57.14%) EMC
4 11 (52.38%) EMC VMAX
5 10 (47.62%) EMC VNX
5 10 (47.62%) vSphere
6 9 (42.86%) Converged Infrastructure
6 9 (42.86%) NAS
6 9 (42.86%) VCE vBlock
6 9 (42.86%) Perl
6 9 (42.86%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 8 (38.10%) AIX
7 8 (38.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (38.10%) Veritas
7 8 (38.10%) Device Driver
7 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
7 8 (38.10%) FCoE
7 8 (38.10%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
7 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
7 8 (38.10%) Performance Testing
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
10 2 (9.52%) ITIL
10 2 (9.52%) Unix

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) NAS
2 8 (38.10%) FCoE
2 8 (38.10%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Specialist
2 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (23.81%) Test Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) SAN Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SAN Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (52.38%) EMC VMAX
3 10 (47.62%) EMC VNX
4 9 (42.86%) VCE vBlock
5 8 (38.10%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) AIX
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Converged Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) Performance Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) EMC
3 8 (38.10%) Veritas
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) Arqiva
5 1 (4.76%) BT
5 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
5 1 (4.76%) Huawei
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Nokia