Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 82 47
Rank change year-on-year +30 -35 -9
Contract jobs citing SAN 31 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.22% 0.31% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.43% 2.46% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 8
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £384 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.28% +2.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £330 £343 £335
90th Percentile £450 £411 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £319 £375
% change year-on-year +9.80% -15.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 - £36.00
10th Percentile £13.05 - £15.25
90th Percentile £16.35 - £53.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 - £34.00

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 113 122 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 11.72% 12.49% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 73 73
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +17.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £168 £321 £211
90th Percentile £475 £598 £495
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £349
% change year-on-year -12.67% +7.45% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 19
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £12.30 £12.14 £10.90
90th Percentile £40.55 £20.96 £40.15
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +16.67% -21.05%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +23 24 £375 -2.28% 4
SAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Linux
3 17 (54.84%) VMware
4 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
5 14 (45.16%) NAS
6 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
6 13 (41.94%) HP
7 12 (38.71%) Unix
7 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
8 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
10 9 (29.03%) 3PAR
10 9 (29.03%) vSphere
10 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
10 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
11 8 (25.81%) Citrix
11 8 (25.81%) WAN
11 8 (25.81%) Firewall
11 8 (25.81%) Replication
11 8 (25.81%) HP Storage
12 7 (22.58%) Server Virtualisation
12 7 (22.58%) EMC VNX
12 7 (22.58%) EMC VMAX
12 7 (22.58%) EMC VPLEX
12 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
12 7 (22.58%) SCCM
12 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
12 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
12 7 (22.58%) NetApp

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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (12.90%) JBoss
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) iPlanet
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) NAS
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) DNS
3 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (16.13%) LAN
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) VLAN
6 2 (6.45%) Converged Networks
6 2 (6.45%) FCoE
6 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) VPN
7 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) DB2
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Technician
1 4 (12.90%) Storage Specialist
2 3 (9.68%) Consultant
2 3 (9.68%) EMC Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Designer
3 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
3 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (6.45%) IT Technician
3 2 (6.45%) Server Support
3 2 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (6.45%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.81%) HP Storage
2 8 (25.81%) Replication
3 7 (22.58%) EMC VMAX
3 7 (22.58%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.45%) NHS
4 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Linux
3 12 (38.71%) Unix
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.90%) AIX
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (9.68%) Solaris
8 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
9 2 (6.45%) HPUX
9 2 (6.45%) SUSE
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
1 7 (22.58%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (12.90%) Change Control
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Data Management
3 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
3 2 (6.45%) Server Patching
3 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Business Development
4 1 (3.23%) DevOps
4 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.23%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.45%) C-shell
3 2 (6.45%) Korn
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.68%) MCSA
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.45%) MCSE
6 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.23%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) MCITP
6 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.23%) PMP
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
3 9 (29.03%) vSphere
4 4 (12.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) Samba
6 1 (3.23%) KVM
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) EMC VPLEX
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) SCOM
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) OpenView
4 1 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) HP
3 9 (29.03%) 3PAR
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) Citrix
5 7 (22.58%) EMC
5 7 (22.58%) NetApp
6 6 (19.35%) Cisco
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle
7 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.68%) Sun
9 2 (6.45%) F5
9 2 (6.45%) IBM
9 2 (6.45%) Splunk
10 1 (3.23%) Borland
10 1 (3.23%) Cognos
10 1 (3.23%) PlateSpin
10 1 (3.23%) Reuters
10 1 (3.23%) StorageTek
10 1 (3.23%) Veritas