The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.39% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -35.29% +41.66%  

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 74 59 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 28.91% 21.30% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 10
Median daily rate £269 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.75% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £11.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +110.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing SAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Basingstoke

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAN in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Basingstoke

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Basingstoke

SAN
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for SAN.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) IP Telephony
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) IP Telephony
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat