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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 109 114 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -47
Contract jobs citing SAN 21 36 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.86% 1.17% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% 8.51% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 39
Median daily rate £288 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £28.63
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -6.55%
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
368 423 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.06% 13.80% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 261 221
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.35 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.40% -22.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +3 10 £228 -39.33% 12
South Yorkshire -6 9 £330 -15.38% 1
North Yorkshire +6 2 £350 +6.06% 2
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 47 (83.93%) VMware
2 34 (60.71%) Windows
3 29 (51.79%) Linux
4 24 (42.86%) NetApp
5 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
6 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
9 18 (32.14%) Cisco
10 17 (30.36%) WAN
11 16 (28.57%) EMC
11 16 (28.57%) LAN
11 16 (28.57%) NAS
12 13 (23.21%) Splunk
12 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (23.21%) VMware Server
12 13 (23.21%) Oracle
12 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
12 13 (23.21%) Nagios
12 13 (23.21%) Grafana
13 12 (21.43%) NFS
13 12 (21.43%) Solaris
13 12 (21.43%) CentOS
13 12 (21.43%) Hyper-V
13 12 (21.43%) SRDF
13 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (19.64%) Degree
14 11 (19.64%) DNS
14 11 (19.64%) IBM
14 11 (19.64%) Citrix

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 8 (14.29%) IIS
1 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) Apache
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.79%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) WAN
2 16 (28.57%) LAN
2 16 (28.57%) NAS
3 11 (19.64%) DNS
4 9 (16.07%) iSCSI
5 8 (14.29%) FCoE
5 8 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (14.29%) Multicast
6 6 (10.71%) DHCP
6 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.93%) HTTP
7 5 (8.93%) LDAP
8 4 (7.14%) Firewall
9 3 (5.36%) VoIP
9 3 (5.36%) VPN
10 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.79%) SSL
11 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.93%) HBase
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
3 5 (8.93%) Back Office
4 4 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Administrator
1 12 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Support Technician
7 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Server Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Middleware
2 5 (8.93%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) Rendezvous
2 5 (8.93%) XML
2 5 (8.93%) XSLT
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.79%) WAP
4 1 (1.79%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) NHS
2 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) Symmetrix
4 3 (5.36%) Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) FlexPod
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 29 (51.79%) Linux
3 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (21.43%) CentOS
5 12 (21.43%) Solaris
5 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (17.86%) Ubuntu
7 7 (12.50%) Unix
8 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
9 4 (7.14%) AIX
9 4 (7.14%) SUSE
10 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (3.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 8 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.14%) Change Management
4 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.36%) Information Security
5 3 (5.36%) Migration
5 3 (5.36%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.57%) Change Control
6 2 (3.57%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.79%) Coaching
7 1 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.79%) Line Management
7 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) Java
2 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) Perl
4 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.36%) CISA
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.36%) CISSP
3 3 (5.36%) MCSE
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) GSEC
4 2 (3.57%) GSLC
4 2 (3.57%) GSNA
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.57%) MCDST
4 2 (3.57%) MCITP
4 2 (3.57%) MCTS
4 2 (3.57%) SANS
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.21%) VMware Server
3 12 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 12 (21.43%) NFS
3 12 (21.43%) SRDF
4 10 (17.86%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (14.29%) KVM
5 8 (14.29%) Xen
6 6 (10.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 5 (8.93%) XenDesktop
8 4 (7.14%) Veritas File System
8 4 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (7.14%) vSphere
9 3 (5.36%) XenApp
10 2 (3.57%) Terminal Server
10 2 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.79%) vCloud
11 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Grafana
1 13 (23.21%) Nagios
2 7 (12.50%) SCCM
3 4 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.79%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.79%) Opsview
6 1 (1.79%) SCOM
6 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (83.93%) VMware
2 24 (42.86%) NetApp
3 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) Cisco
5 16 (28.57%) EMC
6 13 (23.21%) Oracle
6 13 (23.21%) Splunk
7 11 (19.64%) Citrix
7 11 (19.64%) IBM
8 9 (16.07%) HP
9 8 (14.29%) Intel
9 8 (14.29%) Veritas
10 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
11 5 (8.93%) DataSynapse
11 5 (8.93%) Sybase
11 5 (8.93%) TIBCO
12 4 (7.14%) Sun
13 2 (3.57%) AppDynamics
13 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
13 2 (3.57%) Symantec
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