Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 27 26
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +12
Contract jobs citing SAN 9 2 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 2.60% 1.04% 5.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.95% 10.53% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
10th Percentile £309 " £415
25th Percentile £403 " £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £643 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +28.65% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £674 " £513
90th Percentile £678 " £541
South Wales median daily rate £450 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £46.25 - £42.00
South Wales median hourly rate £46.25 - £42.00

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 41 19 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 11.85% 9.90% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 36
10th Percentile £259 £239 £244
25th Percentile £452 £274 £323
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £329 £400
Median % change year-on-year +67.30% -17.81% -9.09%
75th Percentile £613 £506 £450
90th Percentile £658 £531 £506
South Wales median daily rate £450 £329 £400
% change year-on-year +36.88% -17.81% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 8
Median hourly rate £39.60 - £42.00
South Wales median hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +18.18% -57.14% +92.50%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAN in Newport over the 6 months to 26 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram 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 26 November 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Service Management
3 6 (66.67%) Decision-Making
3 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Docker
5 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
5 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (33.33%) vCenter Server
5 3 (33.33%) VMware NSX
6 2 (22.22%) Project Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Meraki
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Aruba
6 2 (22.22%) Veeam
6 2 (22.22%) ProCurve
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Decision-Making
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (22.22%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) VMware NSX
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 3 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Aruba
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Meraki
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) ProCurve
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam