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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAN Engineer
UK
Rank 570 602 578
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Contract jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 22 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.046% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.049% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 17
Median daily rate £364 £281 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £413 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £250 £375
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 15 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 16 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
England +15 22 £364 +29.33% 5
London +5 13 £364 -27.25% 2
South East +18 5 £375 +50.00% 2
Surrey +19 3 £375 +15.38%
East of England - 3 £285 -
Suffolk - 2 £281 -
East Midlands +5 1 - -
Berkshire +1 1 £450 +80.00% 1
Hampshire - 1 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £285 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Scunthorpe - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £350 -
Watford - 1 £285 -
Ipswich - 1 £288 -

SAN Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) SAN
2 27 (71.05%) VMware
3 22 (57.89%) Windows
4 18 (47.37%) HP
5 16 (42.11%) Migration
6 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
6 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
7 14 (36.84%) NAS
8 13 (34.21%) NetApp
8 13 (34.21%) Unix
8 13 (34.21%) EMC
9 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 10 (26.32%) Brocade
10 9 (23.68%) Finance
10 9 (23.68%) NFS
10 9 (23.68%) Linux
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco
12 7 (18.42%) SQL
13 6 (15.79%) Data ONTAP
13 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
13 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (15.79%) 3PAR
13 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (15.79%) Office 365
13 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
13 6 (15.79%) Financial Institution
13 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
13 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (13.16%) 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 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.63%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (36.84%) NAS
3 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (13.16%) VLAN
5 4 (10.53%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.89%) LAN
7 2 (5.26%) DHCP
7 2 (5.26%) DMZ
7 2 (5.26%) DNS
7 2 (5.26%) Internet
7 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.26%) VSAN
7 2 (5.26%) WAN
8 1 (2.63%) Firewall
8 1 (2.63%) FTP
8 1 (2.63%) Skype
8 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.63%) VPN
8 1 (2.63%) VXLAN
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) EMC VNX
2 5 (13.16%) HP Storage
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) CLARiiON
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Symmetrix
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Unix
3 9 (23.68%) Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Data ONTAP
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) HPUX
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.26%) High Availability
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Product Management
6 1 (2.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) MCSE
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) MCSA
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) RHCE
3 1 (2.63%) VCP5
3 1 (2.63%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) GCP
1 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 9 (23.68%) NFS
4 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.89%) vSphere
7 2 (5.26%) DFS Replication
7 2 (5.26%) XenApp
8 1 (2.63%) Firmware
8 1 (2.63%) vCloud
8 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (2.63%) Foglight
3 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) HP
3 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 13 (34.21%) EMC
4 13 (34.21%) NetApp
5 10 (26.32%) Brocade
6 8 (21.05%) Cisco
7 6 (15.79%) 3PAR
8 4 (10.53%) Citrix
8 4 (10.53%) Dell
9 3 (7.89%) IBM
10 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
10 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.26%) Veeam
10 2 (5.26%) Veritas
11 1 (2.63%) Apple
11 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
11 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
11 1 (2.63%) Symantec