Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 25 April 2019 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 > Devon
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +57
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.57% 0.74% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.95% 4.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Devon median daily rate £170 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.18% - -
South West median daily rate £375 £299 £300
% change year-on-year +25.52% -0.42% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +17.50% - -

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 Devon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 76 97 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 14.37% 17.83% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 57 44
Devon median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +1.59%
10th Percentile £167 £185 £169
90th Percentile £538 £555 £569
South West median daily rate £388 £390 £365
% change year-on-year -0.64% +6.85% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 16
Devon median hourly rate £125.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +242.47% -8.75% +15.11%
10th Percentile £37.50 £14.00 £24.50
90th Percentile £151.69 £43.75 £41.00
South West median hourly rate £42.75 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +55.45% -31.25% +6.67%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Devon

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Devon

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Devon

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Devon region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. 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
Exeter +4 2 £175 -36.36%
Dawlish - 1 £170 -
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 Devon region with a requirement for SAN.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Server Management
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Go
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Server Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Management
1 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Go
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft