The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 95 57 75
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +18
Contract jobs citing SAN 45 91 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.56% 3.08% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.51% 22.64% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 57 29
Median daily rate £425 £300 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +62.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £28.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-22.80% +21.27%
SAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
428 402 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.86% 13.62% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 252 151
Median daily rate £413 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £185 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 18
Median hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +69.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £7.19 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £183.75 £24.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SAN Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAN across the Yorkshire region.

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -17 25 £425 +41.66% 18
South Yorkshire -13 14 £500 +81.81% 2
North Yorkshire -18 4 £210 -16.00% 2
Humberside - 1 £450 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 65 (74.71%) Windows
1 65 (74.71%) VMware
2 44 (50.57%) Windows Server
3 43 (49.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
6 32 (36.78%) SQL
7 30 (34.48%) WAN
7 30 (34.48%) LAN
8 28 (32.18%) Cisco
8 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (31.03%) Linux
10 24 (27.59%) NetApp
10 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (26.44%) EMC
11 23 (26.44%) Citrix
11 23 (26.44%) DNS
12 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
12 21 (24.14%) MS Exchange
13 19 (21.84%) DHCP
14 18 (20.69%) HP
14 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
15 17 (19.54%) NAS
16 16 (18.39%) Data Centre
17 15 (17.24%) IBM
18 14 (16.09%) Oracle
19 13 (14.94%) Finance
19 13 (14.94%) ITIL
19 13 (14.94%) SCCM
20 12 (13.79%) VMware Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 21 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.49%) Apache
2 10 (11.49%) IIS
3 9 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle Coherence
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.05%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Office 365
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.48%) LAN
1 30 (34.48%) WAN
2 23 (26.44%) DNS
3 19 (21.84%) DHCP
4 17 (19.54%) NAS
5 11 (12.64%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (11.49%) FCoE
6 10 (11.49%) iSCSI
6 10 (11.49%) Multicast
7 7 (8.05%) HTTP
8 6 (6.90%) Firewall
9 4 (4.60%) VoIP
9 4 (4.60%) VPN
10 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (3.45%) Internet
10 3 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (3.45%) MPLS
10 3 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.30%) FWSM
11 2 (2.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.20%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.05%) HBase
5 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.60%) MySQL
7 3 (3.45%) Informix
7 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.15%) DB2
9 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.15%) QlikView
9 1 (1.15%) Redis
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.30%) Hudson
1 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.30%) JIRA
1 2 (2.30%) Subversion
1 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.15%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Banking
3 9 (10.34%) Legal
4 4 (4.60%) Games
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (16.09%) Analyst
1 14 (16.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.94%) Architect
3 12 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (12.64%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Storage Specialist
7 7 (8.05%) Hardware Specialist
8 6 (6.90%) Administrator
8 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Server Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Administrator
10 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Support
10 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) Middleware
2 7 (8.05%) HTML
2 7 (8.05%) Rendezvous
2 7 (8.05%) XML
2 7 (8.05%) XSLT
3 2 (2.30%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.30%) LAMP
3 2 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.30%) Web Services
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.05%) Clustering
3 6 (6.90%) NHS
4 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.60%) Replication
5 3 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.30%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.30%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.30%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.15%) PKI
7 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 65 (74.71%) Windows
2 44 (50.57%) Windows Server
3 28 (32.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (31.03%) Linux
5 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (12.64%) Solaris
7 10 (11.49%) CentOS
7 10 (11.49%) Windows 7
8 9 (10.34%) Ubuntu
9 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (5.75%) Unix
12 2 (2.30%) AIX
12 2 (2.30%) SUSE
13 1 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.94%) ITIL
2 12 (13.79%) Migration
2 12 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (11.49%) Benchmarking
4 9 (10.34%) Project Management
5 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.75%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.75%) High Availability
7 4 (4.60%) Change Management
7 4 (4.60%) Information Security
8 3 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.45%) Change Control
8 3 (3.45%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.45%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.45%) SIEM
8 3 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.05%) Java
4 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.45%) Perl
4 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.30%) PHP
5 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (11.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (10.34%) MCSE
3 8 (9.20%) Degree
4 6 (6.90%) CISSP
4 6 (6.90%) MCSA
5 4 (4.60%) CCNA
5 4 (4.60%) CCNP
5 4 (4.60%) CISA
6 3 (3.45%) CCIE
6 3 (3.45%) MCITP
6 3 (3.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.30%) CCDE
7 2 (2.30%) CCSP
7 2 (2.30%) GSEC
7 2 (2.30%) GSLC
7 2 (2.30%) GSNA
7 2 (2.30%) MCDST
7 2 (2.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.15%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.15%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (49.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
3 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 12 (13.79%) VMware Server
5 11 (12.64%) NFS
5 11 (12.64%) Xen
6 10 (11.49%) KVM
6 10 (11.49%) SRDF
7 8 (9.20%) XenDesktop
8 7 (8.05%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (6.90%) vCloud
9 6 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (6.90%) XenApp
10 5 (5.75%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (4.60%) VMware ESX
12 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (3.45%) vSphere
13 2 (2.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (1.15%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) SCCM
2 8 (9.20%) SCOM
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (4.60%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (3.45%) Nagios
5 3 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.45%) Opsview
5 3 (3.45%) SCSM
5 3 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.30%) Cacti
6 2 (2.30%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.30%) Graphite
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.30%) WSUS
7 1 (1.15%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.15%) Grafana
7 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 65 (74.71%) VMware
2 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
3 28 (32.18%) Cisco
4 24 (27.59%) NetApp
5 23 (26.44%) Citrix
5 23 (26.44%) EMC
6 18 (20.69%) HP
7 15 (17.24%) IBM
8 14 (16.09%) Oracle
9 10 (11.49%) Intel
10 9 (10.34%) Veritas
11 7 (8.05%) DataSynapse
11 7 (8.05%) Red Hat
11 7 (8.05%) Sybase
11 7 (8.05%) TIBCO
12 5 (5.75%) Dell
13 4 (4.60%) CommVault
13 4 (4.60%) Mitel
13 4 (4.60%) SolarWinds
13 4 (4.60%) Veeam
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