Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 18 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)
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 29 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 1.29% 1.83% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 11.11% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Gloucester median daily rate £300 £250 £236
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.82% -27.31%
10th Percentile £255 £133 £202
90th Percentile £318 £360 £265
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 £213 £260
% change year-on-year +41.18% -18.27% -22.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £19.00 -

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 Gloucester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 33 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 14.22% 16.51% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 26
Gloucester median daily rate £263 £270 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -18.49% -11.67%
10th Percentile £115 £106 £163
90th Percentile £404 £426 £463
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 £325 £375
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Gloucester median hourly rate - £33.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +109.52% -22.22%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +26.00% -41.52% +85.87%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Gloucester

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Lumension
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) WildFly
3 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) SmoothWall
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam