The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 23 April 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)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.46% - 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% - 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £375 - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -6.66% +1.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.96 £40.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -52.89% +15.00%  

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 Bradford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 22 15 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 18.03% 11.03% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford 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 Bradford

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Bradford

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Bradford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle