Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 73 64
Rank change year-on-year -14 -9 +16
Contract jobs citing SAN 20 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.31% 2.54% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.74% 15.38% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 25
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £413 £363 £313
90th Percentile £450 £448 £445
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +9.38% -4.76% +24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 157 260 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 10.32% 16.51% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 145 128
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £407 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% -6.17% +8.44%
10th Percentile £297 £300 £263
90th Percentile £501 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £412 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.06% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.31% +33.33% -31.79%
10th Percentile £14.31 £15.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £18.16 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £41.75 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +160.94% +23.08% -48.00%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Milton Keynes

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Milton Keynes

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SAN.

1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
4 9 (45.00%) HP
4 9 (45.00%) NetApp
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco
5 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (40.00%) Blue Coat
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (30.00%) Solaris
7 6 (30.00%) DB2
7 6 (30.00%) Mainframe
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (25.00%) JIRA
8 5 (25.00%) Kanban
8 5 (25.00%) Release Management
8 5 (25.00%) Confluence
8 5 (25.00%) Process Improvement
8 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
8 5 (25.00%) Jenkins

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (25.00%) Confluence
2 5 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) ATM
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) GitLab
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
1 9 (45.00%) Technical Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Junior PMO
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Manager
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) HP Storage
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Solaris
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) zOS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 5 (25.00%) Kanban
1 5 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
1 5 (25.00%) Network Design
1 5 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
1 5 (25.00%) Release Management
1 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) COBOL
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) vCloud
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) NetApp
4 8 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Brocade
6 2 (10.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (5.00%) Hitachi