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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 43 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.83% 0.23% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 2.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £360 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 - £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 - £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.48 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.18% -32.14%  

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 26 50 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 7.18% 11.39% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 36 26
Median daily rate £375 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +71.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £470 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £680 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -23.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing SAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 26 June 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (40.00%) QMS
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation

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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (20.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) QMS
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) BEA
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Opsware
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) StorageTek
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas