Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 177 157
Rank change year-on-year +10 -20 +13
Contract jobs citing VSAN 10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.28% 0.027% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 0.13% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
Hampshire median daily rate £363 - £432
10th Percentile £313 - £282
90th Percentile £580 - £479
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £432
% change year-on-year +9.38% -7.30% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire 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 705 770 804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.66% 20.74% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 382 478
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £250
90th Percentile £544 £575 £508
South East median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 64 57
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.85% +27.51% -41.61%
10th Percentile £15.25 £12.56 £10.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.73 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +52.17% +29.58% -29.00%

VSAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VSAN in Hampshire

VSAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VSAN in Hampshire

VSAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VSAN in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 September 2019. 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
Portsmouth - 5 £325 -
Basingstoke - 4 £580 -
Fareham - 1 £400 -
Southampton - 1 - -
VSAN
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (80.00%) vCenter Server
4 7 (70.00%) IaaS
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) Dell
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
6 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Disk Encryption
6 4 (40.00%) Ansible
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 4 (40.00%) Google
6 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) Password Management
6 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) Storage Management
7 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Automation

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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) IaaS
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disk Encryption
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Password Management
1 4 (40.00%) Storage Management
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) vCloud
5 2 (20.00%) VMware NSX
6 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) vCenter Server
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Dell
2 5 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Google
4 3 (30.00%) Veeam
5 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec