Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 21 November 2017 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)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 40 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -12
Contract jobs citing SAN 9 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.88% 2.04% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 28.57% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 5
Northampton median daily rate £400 £120 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -68.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £110 £267
90th Percentile £488 £356 £456
Northamptonshire median daily rate £344 £215 £338
% change year-on-year +59.88% -36.30% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire 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 Northampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 51 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 10.63% 7.16% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 23
Northampton median daily rate £325 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £147 £120 £194
90th Percentile £488 £473 £448
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate £10.59 - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £29.13 -
% change year-on-year -63.66% - -

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Northampton

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Northampton

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Northampton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in Northampton

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Google
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) G Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) SCOM
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (11.11%) VSAN

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) G Suite
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Siebel