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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 22 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 11 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 6.04% 10.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.94% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.46 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.12% +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
69 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 37.91% 31.03% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 11 9
Average daily rate £388 £365 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +13.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £345 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 4 September 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 21 (75.00%) Perl
2 19 (67.86%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (46.43%) UNIX
4 13 (46.43%) iSCSI
4 13 (46.43%) FCoE
5 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (39.29%) VMware
6 11 (39.29%) Windows
7 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (32.14%) C
8 9 (32.14%) Java
9 8 (28.57%) IBM
9 8 (28.57%) AIX
9 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
10 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
10 7 (25.00%) SAS
10 7 (25.00%) Python
10 7 (25.00%) Veritas
11 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
11 5 (17.86%) OO
12 4 (14.29%) LAN
12 4 (14.29%) WAN
12 4 (14.29%) SQL
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.29%) EMC
12 4 (14.29%) Wireless
12 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
12 4 (14.29%) Private Cloud

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 13 (46.43%) FCoE
2 13 (46.43%) iSCSI
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 4 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Development Specialist
3 5 (17.86%) Test Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Test Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Perl Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) SAN Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) SAN Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) C Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) EMC VNX
2 2 (7.14%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) UNIX
3 11 (39.29%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) HPUX
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (17.86%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (3.57%) System Testing
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Perl
2 9 (32.14%) C
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 8 (28.57%) IBM
3 7 (25.00%) Veritas
4 4 (14.29%) EMC
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Hitachi
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Compaq