Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 43 84
Rank change year-on-year -25 +41 -34
Contract jobs citing SAN 6 32 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.82% 3.24% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% 27.59% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 2
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £365 £388 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.81% +0.98% +2.33%
10th Percentile £308 £346 £343
90th Percentile £398 £450 £411
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £15.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £15.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year - -65.12% +91.11%

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 64 116 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.70% 11.74% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 75 74
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 £363 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -17.61% +17.33%
10th Percentile £151 £178 £325
90th Percentile £494 £475 £596
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £366
% change year-on-year +7.69% -11.26% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.67% -25.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £12.74 £12.65 £12.14
90th Percentile £20.79 £40.40 £20.96
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.75 £13.93 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.89% -20.40% +23.24%

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 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 11 December 2018. 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 -12 6 £365 -5.81% 5
SAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Red Box
4 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (33.33%) Mitel
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Unix

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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Support
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) SAN Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) SAN Support
1 2 (33.33%) Server Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Server Support
1 2 (33.33%) Server Support Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Mitel
3 2 (33.33%) Red Box
4 1 (16.67%) HP