Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 - 54
Rank change year-on-year - +54 -7
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.78% - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Devon median daily rate £275 - £255
10th Percentile £192 - £253
90th Percentile £367 - £258
South West median daily rate £338 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% -14.29% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year -11.76% +109.88% +153.13%

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 92 83 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.97% 14.04% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 30
Devon median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94% +38.00%
10th Percentile £275 £165 £169
90th Percentile £550 £556 £425
South West median daily rate £378 £353 £363
% change year-on-year +7.09% -2.76% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Devon median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +12.68% +69.05%
10th Percentile £14.00 £16.75 £22.50
90th Percentile £64.00 £41.00 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £42.25 £34.75
% change year-on-year -11.24% +21.58% +72.16%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Devon over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 June 2018. 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 £275 - 1
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Sonus
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sonus
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam