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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 5 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing SAN 21 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 19.63% 7.14% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 55.26% 44.44% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 0
Average hourly rate £38.75 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.50% +3.00%
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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
38 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 35.51% 16.07% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 7
Average daily rate £425 £345 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £345 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £345 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +183.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Perl
2 20 (95.24%) Fibre Channel
3 17 (80.95%) Windows
4 16 (76.19%) AIX
4 16 (76.19%) Veritas
4 16 (76.19%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) C
5 12 (57.14%) Java
5 12 (57.14%) FCoE
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (57.14%) iSCSI
5 12 (57.14%) Software Testing
6 10 (47.62%) IBM
7 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
7 8 (38.10%) C++
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (23.81%) NAS
9 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
9 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (23.81%) HPUX
9 5 (23.81%) OO
9 5 (23.81%) HP
9 5 (23.81%) EMC
10 4 (19.05%) Hitachi
10 4 (19.05%) Compaq
10 4 (19.05%) Tivoli
10 4 (19.05%) HACMP
10 4 (19.05%) Python

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (95.24%) Fibre Channel
2 12 (57.14%) FCoE
2 12 (57.14%) iSCSI
3 5 (23.81%) NAS
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Test Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) SAN Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) HACMP
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.76%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.76%) Symmetrix
3 1 (4.76%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 16 (76.19%) AIX
4 5 (23.81%) HPUX
5 4 (19.05%) NetWare
5 4 (19.05%) Solaris
5 4 (19.05%) UNIX
6 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Perl
2 12 (57.14%) C
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) Shell Script
3 8 (38.10%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Veritas
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) IBM
3 5 (23.81%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) EMC
4 4 (19.05%) Hitachi
4 4 (19.05%) Compaq
5 1 (4.76%) 3PAR