The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank - 15 17
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough - 2.60% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £220 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -45.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -35.29% +41.66%  

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 20 16 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 22.99% 20.78% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 7
Median daily rate £375 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £365 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -38.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough citing SAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Farnborough

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Farnborough

SAN
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco