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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAN Engineer
Rank 632 626 591
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -35
Contract jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 19 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.035% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.037% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 14
Median daily rate £400 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £266 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £300 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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
51170 54095 51865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33263 34303 31438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1565 2020 2092
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -19 15 £400 +33.33% 2
London +4 7 £320 +15.00%
South East +13 4 £425 +41.66% 1
North West +4 2 £288 +15.00%
Scotland -1 2 £400 +33.33%
Edinburgh - 2 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £430 -
Surrey - 2 £413 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £430 -
Camberley - 2 £413 - 1
City of London +48 1 - -
East of England +22 1 £513 +66.82% 1
West Yorkshire -1 1 £425 +41.66%
Manchester -3 1 £275 +10.00%
Yorkshire -4 1 £425 +41.66%
Leeds -6 1 £425 +41.66%
Cheshire - 1 £300 -
Uxbridge - 1 £407 -
Sandbach - 1 £300 -
Norwich - 1 £513 -
South Wales - 1 £500 -
Wales - 1 £500 -
Norfolk - 1 £513 -

SAN Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (100.00%) SAN
2 25 (64.10%) VMware
3 22 (56.41%) Windows
4 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (41.03%) NetApp
6 15 (38.46%) EMC
6 15 (38.46%) Finance
7 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
8 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 13 (33.33%) HP
9 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
9 11 (28.21%) Citrix
9 11 (28.21%) Migration
10 10 (25.64%) Project Management
10 10 (25.64%) NAS
11 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
11 9 (23.08%) Linux
12 8 (20.51%) SQL
12 8 (20.51%) Unix
12 8 (20.51%) XenApp
12 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
13 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (17.95%) DNS
14 6 (15.38%) MCSE
14 6 (15.38%) LAN
14 6 (15.38%) CommVault
14 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (15.38%) Fibre Channel

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 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
1 5 (12.82%) Skype for Business
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) TPMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (25.64%) NAS
3 7 (17.95%) DNS
4 6 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (15.38%) LAN
5 5 (12.82%) Firewall
5 5 (12.82%) WAN
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (5.13%) FCoE
7 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.13%) Network Security
7 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) Wireless
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.56%) DWDM
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
8 1 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (7.69%) EMC VNX
3 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) EMC Centera
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (2.56%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Linux
3 8 (20.51%) Unix
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.56%) AIX
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Migration
2 10 (25.64%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 3 (7.69%) High Availability
3 3 (7.69%) Software Distribution
4 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.13%) Change Management
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.56%) System Testing
5 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) MCSE
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) BS7799
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.51%) XenApp
4 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (10.26%) NFS
7 2 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.56%) Firmware
8 1 (2.56%) SRDF
8 1 (2.56%) vCloud
8 1 (2.56%) vSphere
8 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) NetBackup
1 5 (12.82%) SCOM
2 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.69%) WSUS
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) VMware
2 16 (41.03%) NetApp
3 15 (38.46%) EMC
4 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
5 13 (33.33%) HP
6 11 (28.21%) Citrix
7 6 (15.38%) CommVault
8 5 (12.82%) Brocade
9 4 (10.26%) 3PAR
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco
10 3 (7.69%) Hitachi
10 3 (7.69%) IBM
11 1 (2.56%) Apple
11 1 (2.56%) arcserve
11 1 (2.56%) Juniper
11 1 (2.56%) Meru Networks
11 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.56%) SAP
11 1 (2.56%) Symantec
11 1 (2.56%) Veritas
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