Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for VSAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VSAN over the 6 months to 5 June 2020 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.

Virtual Storage Area Network (VSAN)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 160 165
Rank change year-on-year +57 +5 -2
Contract jobs citing VSAN 6 14 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.34% 0.40% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 2.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £504 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.00% - -
South East median daily rate £481 £575 £475
% change year-on-year -16.30% +21.05% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

VSAN 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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 356 659 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.19% 18.90% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 400 339
Median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.92% +0.31% -3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £199
90th Percentile £538 £538 £518
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 73
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -11.76% +35.06%
10th Percentile £19.60 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.60 £47.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £25.01
% change year-on-year +65.71% -30.01% +47.09%

VSAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing VSAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for VSAN in Hampshire

VSAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VSAN in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for VSAN in Hampshire

VSAN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VSAN within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
Bordon - 3 - -
Basingstoke +19 2 £508 -12.50%
Hook - 1 £500 - 1
VSAN
South East

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VSAN 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VSAN.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) vCenter Server
3 4 (66.67%) VMware NSX
4 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (50.00%) IaaS
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (50.00%) Confluence
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) AWS
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) PaaS
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) Replication
5 2 (33.33%) PKI
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Clustering
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux

VSAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) AWS
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Senior VMware Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Power Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) NCSC
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) VMware NSX
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) vRealize
3 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Gemalto
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam