Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 21 November 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 46 40
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 +7
Contract jobs citing SAN 9 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.61% 1.66% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 8.91% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 12
Derbyshire median daily rate £320 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.36% -29.03% +9.15%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £239
90th Percentile £339 £368 £499
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £313 £375
% change year-on-year +12.00% -16.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 - £36.00

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 99 101 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 17.71% 18.60% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 59 42
Derbyshire median daily rate £330 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -3.45% +8.21%
10th Percentile £115 £200 £101
90th Percentile £426 £500 £518
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.20 £9.13 £15.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.62% -42.79% -3.33%
10th Percentile £13.58 £8.69 £7.44
90th Percentile £27.25 £30.40 £117.40
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.40% +16.67% -18.92%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Derbyshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Derbyshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Derbyshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -8 8 £320 -14.67% 4
Ilkeston - 1 - -
SAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
4 4 (44.44%) JBoss
4 4 (44.44%) AIX
4 4 (44.44%) HPUX
4 4 (44.44%) Solaris
4 4 (44.44%) Sun
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
4 4 (44.44%) iPlanet
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) F5
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) KVM
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) iPlanet
1 4 (44.44%) JBoss
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
1 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
2 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 2 (22.22%) SAS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) FCoE
4 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
4 2 (22.22%) LDAP
4 2 (22.22%) NAS
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
2 4 (44.44%) HPUX
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) SUSE
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) C-shell
1 2 (22.22%) Korn
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) KVM
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (22.22%) Samba
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Borland
5 2 (22.22%) Cognos
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Opsware
5 2 (22.22%) PlateSpin
5 2 (22.22%) Veritas
6 1 (11.11%) Dell