The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 44 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs citing SAN 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.44% 0.42% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.69% 3.77% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £220 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £350 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £350 £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 2
Median hourly rate - - £52.00
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 29 53 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 6.95% 11.11% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 27
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 £383 £288
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 4 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -63.15%  
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 Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Nottinghamshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in Nottinghamshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Nottinghamshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +1 3 £360 - 1
SAN
East Midlands

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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) JSP 440
5 2 (25.00%) QMS
5 2 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
2 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
2 1 (12.50%) HP Storage
2 1 (12.50%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) QMS
1 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) BEA
4 1 (12.50%) BMC
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Opsware
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) StorageTek
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas