The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 13 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing SAN 14 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 9.33% 10.96% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.85% 40.00% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£265 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -22.22%
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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
26 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 17.33% 27.40% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Average daily rate £425 £338 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £280 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +131.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 33 (97.06%) Perl
2 28 (82.35%) Linux
3 26 (76.47%) Fibre Channel
4 23 (67.65%) Windows
4 23 (67.65%) VMware
5 22 (64.71%) Veritas
5 22 (64.71%) AIX
6 20 (58.82%) Software Testing
7 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (52.94%) iSCSI
8 18 (52.94%) FCoE
9 14 (41.18%) IBM
10 13 (38.24%) C
10 13 (38.24%) Java
10 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (29.41%) Performance Testing
11 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
11 10 (29.41%) OO
12 9 (26.47%) C++
12 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
12 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
13 5 (14.71%) Device Driver
13 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (14.71%) NAS
13 5 (14.71%) HP
13 5 (14.71%) EMC
13 5 (14.71%) HPUX
14 4 (11.76%) Solaris
14 4 (11.76%) UNIX
14 4 (11.76%) Python

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) Fibre Channel
2 18 (52.94%) iSCSI
2 18 (52.94%) FCoE
3 5 (14.71%) NAS
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Test Specialist
3 5 (14.71%) Test Leader
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Test Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) SAN Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Perl Developer
5 2 (5.88%) SAN Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) SAN Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Device Driver
2 4 (11.76%) HACMP
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix
3 1 (2.94%) EMC Centera
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 23 (67.65%) Windows
3 22 (64.71%) AIX
4 5 (14.71%) HPUX
5 4 (11.76%) Solaris
5 4 (11.76%) UNIX
5 4 (11.76%) NetWare
6 1 (2.94%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Software Testing
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Performance Testing
3 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 10 (29.41%) OO
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) System Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Perl
2 13 (38.24%) C
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) C++
3 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.94%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) VMware
2 22 (64.71%) Veritas
3 14 (41.18%) IBM
4 5 (14.71%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) EMC
5 4 (11.76%) Hitachi
5 4 (11.76%) Compaq
6 1 (2.94%) 3PAR