The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 33 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Contract jobs citing SAN 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.27% 0.73% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 3.51% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £378 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £13.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -36.04% +43.33%  

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 69 57 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 26.14% 20.73% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 26
Median daily rate £300 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £253 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £13.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing SAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Bracknell

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAN in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Bracknell

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) NFS
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
5 1 (14.29%) Meridio
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
2 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Server Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support
4 1 (14.29%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Data Deduplication
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) NFS
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Netcool
2 1 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) CommVault
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Meridio
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) VMware