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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 98 101 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing SAN 25 40 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.14% 1.42% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.35% 10.87% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 36
Median daily rate £350 £378 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +21.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £425 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+56.36% -8.33%

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
340 368 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.55% 13.08% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 231 256
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 9
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £9.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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 +7 13 £315 -16.00% 13
South Yorkshire -15 10 £350 -12.50% 2
North Yorkshire +6 1 £350 +12.00% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 46 (85.19%) VMware
2 27 (50.00%) Windows
3 25 (46.30%) Linux
4 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
5 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
7 16 (29.63%) EMC
8 14 (25.93%) NetApp
8 14 (25.93%) VMware Server
8 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (24.07%) Splunk
9 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (24.07%) Cisco
9 13 (24.07%) Nagios
9 13 (24.07%) Grafana
10 12 (22.22%) DNS
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 11 (20.37%) HP
11 11 (20.37%) Citrix
11 11 (20.37%) CentOS
11 11 (20.37%) NAS
11 11 (20.37%) Degree
11 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
12 10 (18.52%) Ubuntu
12 10 (18.52%) Veritas
12 10 (18.52%) ITIL
13 9 (16.67%) IBM
13 9 (16.67%) SUSE
13 9 (16.67%) SCCM

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 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) IIS
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) DNS
2 11 (20.37%) NAS
3 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.11%) LDAP
5 5 (9.26%) DHCP
5 5 (9.26%) WAN
6 4 (7.41%) LAN
6 4 (7.41%) VoIP
7 3 (5.56%) Firewall
7 3 (5.56%) VPN
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.85%) FCoE
9 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.85%) Internet
9 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.85%) Multicast
9 1 (1.85%) SSL
9 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.85%) HBase
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Administrator
2 8 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Unix Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Network Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Support Technician
5 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.85%) WAP
2 1 (1.85%) WSH
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.81%) NHS
3 6 (11.11%) Symmetrix
4 5 (9.26%) Replication
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) Clustering
6 2 (3.70%) EMC VNXe
6 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) Linux
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (20.37%) CentOS
7 10 (18.52%) Ubuntu
8 9 (16.67%) SUSE
9 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (12.96%) Solaris
10 7 (12.96%) Unix
11 6 (11.11%) AIX
12 4 (7.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (7.41%) VMS
12 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
12 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
14 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.26%) Change Management
4 4 (7.41%) Migration
4 4 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (5.56%) Change Control
5 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (3.70%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) High Availability
6 2 (3.70%) Line Management
6 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.70%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.70%) Project Management
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (1.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Perl
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) MCSE
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.56%) DBS Check
4 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.93%) VMware Server
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (14.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (12.96%) NFS
4 7 (12.96%) SRDF
4 7 (12.96%) vSphere
5 6 (11.11%) Veritas File System
6 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
6 4 (7.41%) Terminal Server
6 4 (7.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.56%) XenApp
7 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.85%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) Grafana
1 13 (24.07%) Nagios
2 9 (16.67%) SCCM
3 6 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (9.26%) NetBackup
5 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (3.70%) SCDPM
6 2 (3.70%) SCOM
7 1 (1.85%) DameWare
7 1 (1.85%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 46 (85.19%) VMware
2 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.63%) EMC
4 14 (25.93%) NetApp
5 13 (24.07%) Cisco
5 13 (24.07%) Splunk
6 11 (20.37%) Citrix
6 11 (20.37%) HP
7 10 (18.52%) Veritas
8 9 (16.67%) IBM
9 8 (14.81%) Oracle
10 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
11 6 (11.11%) Sun
12 4 (7.41%) Brocade
12 4 (7.41%) Symantec
13 3 (5.56%) Veeam
14 2 (3.70%) Apple
14 2 (3.70%) Dell
15 1 (1.85%) Intel
15 1 (1.85%) Lotus
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