Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 18 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)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 74 53
Rank change year-on-year +14 -21 -18
Contract jobs citing SAN 21 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.47% 0.34% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 2.68% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 7
Nottingham median daily rate £375 £384 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.28% +2.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £343 £350
90th Percentile £450 £411 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £384 £375
% change year-on-year -2.28% +2.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Nottingham median hourly rate £14.50 - £15.50
10th Percentile £13.05 - £14.25
90th Percentile £16.35 - £16.75
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 - £38.00

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 Nottingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 98 112 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 11.52% 12.53% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 70 69
Nottingham median daily rate £350 £444 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.13% +18.33% -
10th Percentile £169 £320 £212
90th Percentile £475 £602 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £444 £375
% change year-on-year -21.13% +18.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Nottingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +13.73% -1.92%
10th Percentile £12.30 £11.33 £10.55
90th Percentile £40.55 £23.57 £16.58
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.94 £14.00
% change year-on-year -24.76% +42.41% +7.69%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Nottingham

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Nottingham

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Nottingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in Nottingham

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SAN.

1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 11 (52.38%) Hyper-V
4 11 (52.38%) NAS
4 11 (52.38%) HP
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) Linux
6 9 (42.86%) Unix
7 8 (38.10%) WAN
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) Citrix
7 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 8 (38.10%) Firewall
8 7 (33.33%) SCCM
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) vSphere
8 7 (33.33%) 3PAR
9 6 (28.57%) HP Storage
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 6 (28.57%) DNS
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) Replication
10 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (19.05%) JBoss
3 3 (14.29%) Apache
4 2 (9.52%) iPlanet
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
5 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) NAS
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) WAN
3 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (23.81%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 4 (19.05%) VLAN
6 2 (9.52%) Converged Networks
6 2 (9.52%) FCoE
6 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security
6 2 (9.52%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) DB2
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Technician
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.52%) EMC Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Server Support
3 2 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Support
4 1 (4.76%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Head of Technology
4 1 (4.76%) SAN Storage Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) HP Storage
3 5 (23.81%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (23.81%) EMC VNX
3 5 (23.81%) Replication
4 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
4 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
4 2 (9.52%) NHS
4 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
5 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Unix
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) AIX
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) Solaris
7 2 (9.52%) HPUX
7 2 (9.52%) SUSE
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Server Patching
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Business Development
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) C-shell
2 2 (9.52%) Korn
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) CCNP
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.52%) MCSE
6 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) MCITP
6 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.76%) PMP
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (52.38%) Hyper-V
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) vSphere
5 4 (19.05%) XenApp
6 2 (9.52%) Samba
7 1 (4.76%) KVM
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (14.29%) SCOM
4 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) OpenView
5 1 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) HP
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 5 (23.81%) EMC
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
8 3 (14.29%) Sun
9 2 (9.52%) F5
9 2 (9.52%) IBM
9 2 (9.52%) Splunk
10 1 (4.76%) Borland
10 1 (4.76%) Cognos
10 1 (4.76%) PlateSpin
10 1 (4.76%) Reuters
10 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
10 1 (4.76%) StorageTek
10 1 (4.76%) Veritas