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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAN Engineer
Rank 627 597 604
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Contract jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 20 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.077% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.081% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 14
Median daily rate £425 £360 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £449 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -

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
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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 21 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 3 May 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 -42 19 £425 +19.71% 2
South East +1 13 £425 +22.30% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £425 -
Milton Keynes +4 5 £425 -
London -39 4 £325 -13.33%
Hampshire +1 3 £345 +25.45%
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 -
Surrey - 2 £403 - 2
Oxford - 2 £400 -
Southampton +14 1 £375 +36.36%
East Midlands +7 1 £350 -
Winchester -6 1 - -
Hook - 1 £315 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £470 -
Northampton - 1 £350 -
Staines - 1 £265 - 2
Woking - 1 £540 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £350 -
Kent - 1 £470 -
East of England - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

SAN Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 46 (100.00%) SAN
2 29 (63.04%) VMware
3 28 (60.87%) Windows
4 20 (43.48%) EMC
5 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
5 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
6 16 (34.78%) Finance
6 16 (34.78%) NAS
6 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
7 15 (32.61%) Migration
7 15 (32.61%) NetApp
8 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (26.09%) Data Centre
10 11 (23.91%) Cisco
10 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
10 11 (23.91%) HP
11 10 (21.74%) Replication
11 10 (21.74%) Brocade
12 9 (19.57%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (19.57%) DHCP
12 9 (19.57%) SQL
12 9 (19.57%) Citrix
13 8 (17.39%) Unix
13 8 (17.39%) DNS
14 7 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
14 7 (15.22%) XenApp
14 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
14 7 (15.22%) NetBackup

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 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) TPMS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (100.00%) SAN
2 16 (34.78%) NAS
3 9 (19.57%) DHCP
3 9 (19.57%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (17.39%) DNS
5 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.52%) Firewall
6 3 (6.52%) LAN
6 3 (6.52%) WAN
7 1 (2.17%) FCoE
7 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 10 (21.74%) Replication
3 6 (13.04%) EMC VNX
4 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (8.70%) Clustering
6 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.52%) Celerra
6 3 (6.52%) CLARiiON
6 3 (6.52%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (6.52%) Symmetrix
7 2 (4.35%) IBM XIV
8 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
8 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
8 1 (2.17%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
8 1 (2.17%) NHS
8 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.39%) Unix
4 6 (13.04%) Linux
5 5 (10.87%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Migration
2 6 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
3 3 (6.52%) Change Control
3 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
3 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
3 3 (6.52%) ITIL
3 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (6.52%) Software Distribution
4 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) MCSE
4 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (15.22%) XenApp
4 6 (13.04%) NFS
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.70%) SCOM
3 3 (6.52%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.35%) WSUS
5 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) VMware
2 20 (43.48%) EMC
3 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
4 15 (32.61%) NetApp
5 11 (23.91%) Cisco
5 11 (23.91%) HP
6 10 (21.74%) Brocade
7 9 (19.57%) Citrix
8 7 (15.22%) CommVault
9 3 (6.52%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.52%) IBM
9 3 (6.52%) StorageTek
9 3 (6.52%) Sun
10 2 (4.35%) Symantec
11 1 (2.17%) Apple
11 1 (2.17%) arcserve
11 1 (2.17%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.17%) Juniper
11 1 (2.17%) SAP
11 1 (2.17%) Veritas