Period
to 18 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 6 months to 18 September 2020 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 112 103
Rank change year-on-year +55 -9 -4
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 8 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 0.18% 0.41% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 3.04% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 10
Median daily rate - £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% -15.93%
South West median daily rate £399 £388 £300
% change year-on-year +2.90% +29.17% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £175.00
% change year-on-year +125.00% -88.57% +268.42%

SAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 78 263 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.66% 13.61% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 123 144
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +3.81%
10th Percentile £186 £191 £195
90th Percentile £583 £610 £475
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -16.28% +53.57%
10th Percentile £24.83 £18.03 £17.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £48.50 £145.88
Median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.59% - +7.59%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Bristol

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAN in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for SAN in Bristol

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAN in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for SAN in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Workshop Facilitation

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware