Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 42 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.94% 0.34% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.17% 3.70% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Leicester median daily rate £180 - £275
10th Percentile £175 - £233
90th Percentile £185 - £328
Leicestershire median daily rate £180 £265 £281
% change year-on-year -32.08% -5.78% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate £24.00 - -
Leicestershire median hourly rate £24.00 - -

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 Leicester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 58 27 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 18.24% 9.06% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 25
Leicester median daily rate £280 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +14.55% -21.43%
10th Percentile £179 £257 £170
90th Percentile £373 £408 £345
Leicestershire median daily rate £280 £288 £275
% change year-on-year -2.61% +4.55% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Leicester median hourly rate £30.00 £18.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +29.31% -27.50%
10th Percentile £22.50 £12.00 £11.95
90th Percentile £44.00 £39.38 £23.75
Leicestershire median hourly rate £11.18 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -27.90% +6.90% -27.50%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Leicester

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Leicester

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Leicester

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Leicester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAN in Leicester

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 Leicester region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp