Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 16 December 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)
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 20 15
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing SAN 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 7.09% 1.61% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 13.33% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Lincolnshire median daily rate £260 - £188
10th Percentile £206 - £181
90th Percentile £334 - £229
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £319 £375
% change year-on-year +9.80% -15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - - £27.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £43.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -65.12% +91.11% -

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 25 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 17.73% 12.10% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 12
Lincolnshire median daily rate £260 £140 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.71% -48.86% -39.17%
10th Percentile £185 £140 £184
90th Percentile £365 £168 £384
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - - £18.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £14.20
% change year-on-year -20.00% +23.24% -21.11%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Lincolnshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Lincolnshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in Lincolnshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Lincolnshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Immingham - 3 £213 -
Lincoln - 2 £350 -
Grimsby - 1 - -
SAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (30.00%) Intel
6 3 (30.00%) arcserve
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Thin Client
6 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
6 3 (30.00%) Fat Client
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) NetApp

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (30.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (30.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) arcserve
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Intel
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam