Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 22 18
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +3
Contract jobs citing SAN 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 8.42% 4.29% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.14% 20.00% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate £290 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £358 £306 £325
% change year-on-year +16.73% -5.77% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +163.89% +44.00% -64.29%

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 14 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 14.74% 21.43% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 8
Lincolnshire median daily rate £255 £316 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.37% -20.94% +70.21%
10th Percentile £185 £230 £313
90th Percentile £356 £400 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +7.69% -12.16% +11.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +143.90% -2.38%
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year +23.24% -5.33% -13.04%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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
Spalding - 2 - -
SAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAN 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation

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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware