The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 20 21
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.57% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.25% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £225 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £26.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.10% -10.83%
SAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.15% 25.20% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 8
Median daily rate £400 £473 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% +18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £355 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Median hourly rate £16.33 £22.50 £18.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.44% +24.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.39 £12.35 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.27 £33.50 £27.50
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 Chester

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SAN
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

SAN Daily Rate Trend in Chester

SAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

SAN Hourly Rate Trend in Chester