The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAN Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAN Engineer
Rank 595 627 601
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Contract jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 26 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.031% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.032% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 26
Median daily rate £364 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.40% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £259 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £313 £361
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -13.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £24.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

SAN Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAN Engineer in the job title.

SAN Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAN Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAN Engineer within the UK.

SAN Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAN Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAN Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SAN Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAN Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAN Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAN Engineer
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
England +33 26 £364 +16.86% 2
London +8 12 £364 - 2
South East +40 8 £375 -1.31%
Surrey +14 3 £375 -
East of England - 3 £285 -
Berkshire - 3 £425 -
Hampshire +25 2 £350 -7.89%
Suffolk - 2 £281 -
East Midlands -8 1 - -
North East -37 1 £320 +42.22%
Tyne and Wear -39 1 £320 +42.22%
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 1 £320 +42.22%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £285 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £285 -
Southampton - 1 £350 -
Scunthorpe - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £400 -
Ipswich - 1 £288 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -

SAN Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, SAN Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAN Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) SAN
2 31 (70.45%) VMware
3 26 (59.09%) Windows
4 20 (45.45%) Migration
5 19 (43.18%) HP
5 19 (43.18%) Data Centre
6 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 16 (36.36%) NetApp
6 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (36.36%) NAS
7 15 (34.09%) Unix
8 14 (31.82%) EMC
9 13 (29.55%) Brocade
10 12 (27.27%) Finance
11 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 11 (25.00%) Linux
12 9 (20.45%) NFS
13 8 (18.18%) SQL
14 7 (15.91%) Cisco
14 7 (15.91%) Financial Institution
14 7 (15.91%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (15.91%) Data ONTAP
14 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
15 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (13.64%) 3PAR
15 6 (13.64%) HP Storage
15 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
15 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
16 5 (11.36%) VLAN

SAN Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.27%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) SAN
2 16 (36.36%) NAS
3 7 (15.91%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (11.36%) VLAN
5 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.82%) LAN
7 2 (4.55%) DHCP
7 2 (4.55%) DMZ
7 2 (4.55%) DNS
7 2 (4.55%) Firewall
7 2 (4.55%) Internet
7 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
7 2 (4.55%) VoIP
7 2 (4.55%) WAN
7 2 (4.55%) Wireless
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.27%) FCoE
8 1 (2.27%) IGMP
8 1 (2.27%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Financial Institution
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.27%) Back Office
6 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) HP Storage
3 5 (11.36%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Clustering
4 3 (6.82%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.55%) Replication
5 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.27%) EMC Centera
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Unix
3 11 (25.00%) Linux
4 7 (15.91%) Data ONTAP
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) Solaris
8 1 (2.27%) HPUX
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Migration
2 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 4 (9.09%) High Availability
5 3 (6.82%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) Investment Management
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (2.27%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) Coaching
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.27%) Product Management
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) MCSA
1 2 (4.55%) MCSE
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) RHCE
2 1 (2.27%) VCP5
2 1 (2.27%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) GCP
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.45%) NFS
4 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.09%) vSphere
6 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.55%) DFS Replication
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (4.55%) XenApp
8 1 (2.27%) Firmware
8 1 (2.27%) SRDF
8 1 (2.27%) vCloud
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.27%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (2.27%) Foglight
3 1 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) VMware
2 19 (43.18%) HP
3 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 16 (36.36%) NetApp
4 14 (31.82%) EMC
5 13 (29.55%) Brocade
6 7 (15.91%) Cisco
7 6 (13.64%) 3PAR
8 5 (11.36%) Citrix
9 4 (9.09%) Dell
9 4 (9.09%) IBM
10 3 (6.82%) Hitachi
11 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
11 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.55%) Veeam
11 2 (4.55%) Veritas
12 1 (2.27%) Apple
12 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
12 1 (2.27%) Isilon
12 1 (2.27%) Symantec