The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 10 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.17% 2.86% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
SAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.70% 25.71% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Average daily rate £273 £200 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.25% -12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £102 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £350 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

SAN
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware