Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 19 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)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 -8
Contract jobs citing SAN 12 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.10% - 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% - 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Dorset median daily rate £425 - £150
10th Percentile £413 - £113
90th Percentile £438 - £187
South West median daily rate £425 £315 £268
% change year-on-year +34.92% +17.76% -23.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate £42.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £22.00 £63.75
% change year-on-year +115.91% -65.49% +131.82%

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 Dorset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 78 43 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 26.62% 9.68% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 17
Dorset median daily rate £421 £384 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.77% +2.33% -
10th Percentile £186 £181 £163
90th Percentile £475 £441 £645
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.78% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 24
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £25.50 £42.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.90% -39.94% +28.67%
10th Percentile £10.89 £22.05 £15.75
90th Percentile £42.75 £31.15 £49.19
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -4.55% -15.92% +82.56%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Dorset

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Dorset

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Dorset

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bournemouth - 1 - - 1
Dorchester - 1 - -
Wimborne - 1 - -
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SAN.

1 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
1 8 (66.67%) vSphere
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) VAX
2 3 (25.00%) WSUS
2 3 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) McAfee
2 3 (25.00%) Sun
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) vRealize
3 2 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 2 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) VLDB
General
1 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Migration Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Migration Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (50.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Service Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) VAX
3 2 (16.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
1 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
2 2 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (16.67%) vRealize
3 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) McAfee
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Sun
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle