Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a SAN Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

SAN Engineer
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 610 604 599
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 -15
Contract jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 19 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.040% 0.035% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.037% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 6
London median daily rate £425 £320 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% +13.48% -31.64%
10th Percentile £185 £260 £269
90th Percentile £538 £413 £440
England median daily rate £400 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 - £24.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44654 42830 44617
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.96% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32346 30451 31444
London median daily rate £495 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £269
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 562 687
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +1.21% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.41 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.64
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

SAN Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured SAN Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SAN Engineer in London

SAN Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN Engineer in London

SAN Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN Engineer in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN Engineer in London

SAN Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN Engineer in London

SAN Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Central London +6 5 £190 -
SAN Engineer
England

SAN Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, SAN Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring SAN Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (52.63%) EMC
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Citrix
7 6 (31.58%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) Unix
8 5 (26.32%) Solaris
8 5 (26.32%) NetApp
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
9 4 (21.05%) vCenter Server
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
9 4 (21.05%) Puppet
9 4 (21.05%) iSCSI
9 4 (21.05%) XenServer
9 4 (21.05%) NAS
9 4 (21.05%) Banking
9 4 (21.05%) VLAN
9 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
9 4 (21.05%) CommVault
9 4 (21.05%) NFS
9 4 (21.05%) SLA
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 3 (15.79%) Apache
10 3 (15.79%) Tomcat

SAN Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) iSCSI
2 4 (21.05%) NAS
2 4 (21.05%) VLAN
3 3 (15.79%) LDAP
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) DMZ
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.53%) VSAN
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Private Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) EMC VNX
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 3 (15.79%) CoreOS
4 3 (15.79%) Debian
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
1 3 (15.79%) High Availability
1 3 (15.79%) Kernel Tuning
1 3 (15.79%) Low Latency
1 3 (15.79%) Open Source
1 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (15.79%) Task Automation
1 3 (15.79%) Validation
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Time Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Management
3 1 (5.26%) Fund Management
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Release Management
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) RHCE
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) NFS
2 4 (21.05%) XenServer
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) Docker
3 3 (15.79%) KVM
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (15.79%) Samba
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
1 4 (21.05%) vCenter Server
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Kibana
2 3 (15.79%) logstash
2 3 (15.79%) Rancher
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (5.26%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) Simpana
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) EMC
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) NetApp
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) CommVault
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) Veritas
7 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
7 2 (10.53%) Dell
7 2 (10.53%) HP
7 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
8 1 (5.26%) Brocade
8 1 (5.26%) F5
8 1 (5.26%) Hitachi
8 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds