Period
to 23 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 23 January 2021 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)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 30 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 -7
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 12 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 1.52% 3.96% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 25.53% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £500 £500 -
South Wales median daily rate £488 £475 £225
% change year-on-year +2.63% +111.11% -40.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £41.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year - +152.31% +35.42%

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 Newport with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 22 47 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 11.17% 15.51% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 33
Median daily rate £323 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.38% +6.67% +76.47%
10th Percentile £239 £225 £188
90th Percentile £525 £515 £590
South Wales median daily rate £333 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -16.88% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £10.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +293.74% -72.64%
Median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.82% +26.67% -25.00%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Newport

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAN in Newport.

Daily rate trend for SAN in Newport

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAN in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for SAN in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 January 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (66.67%) Server Management
2 2 (66.67%) Storage Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Server Management
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sun