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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 30 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 0.73% 7.73% 11.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 20.59% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £29.46 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-42.29% +13.30%
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
33 68 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 24.09% 37.57% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 14
Median daily rate £425 £388 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +8.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 6
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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 24 August 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) AIX
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Perl
4 8 (61.54%) Veritas
4 8 (61.54%) Regression Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Device Driver
4 8 (61.54%) iSCSI
4 8 (61.54%) FCoE
4 8 (61.54%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
4 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Performance Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
5 4 (30.77%) EMC
5 4 (30.77%) EMC VNX
5 4 (30.77%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (30.77%) vSphere
5 4 (30.77%) NAS
6 3 (23.08%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (15.38%) Unix
8 1 (7.69%) System Testing
8 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
8 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) FCoE
1 8 (61.54%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (61.54%) iSCSI
2 4 (30.77%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Test Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SAN Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
1 8 (61.54%) Device Driver
2 4 (30.77%) EMC VMAX
2 4 (30.77%) EMC VNX
3 3 (23.08%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) AIX
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Performance Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Regression Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
1 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Veritas
3 4 (30.77%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat