Period
to 6 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 6 April 2020 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 68 111
Rank change year-on-year +20 +43 -26
Contract jobs citing SAN 5 6 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.01% 0.75% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 4.55% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Median daily rate £475 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.03% -
10th Percentile £245 £323 £308
90th Percentile £488 £488 £445
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £33.75 £45.00 £20.66
% change year-on-year -25.00% +117.86% -50.82%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 75 132 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.09% 16.44% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 94 102
Median daily rate £215 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.91% +8.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £114 £135 £162
90th Percentile £556 £614 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 6
Median hourly rate £26.75 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.56% +164.71% +13.90%
10th Percentile £12.95 £24.50 £13.90
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.15 £26.25
Median hourly rate £32.00 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +85.51% -13.75% -

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Oxfordshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAN in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for SAN in Oxfordshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAN in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SAN in Oxfordshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAN in Oxfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for SAN in Oxfordshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. 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
Kidlington +5 2 £475 -
Oxford +13 1 - - 3
SAN
South East

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Yammer
3 2 (40.00%) Skype
3 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
3 2 (40.00%) SailPoint
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Leadership

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Power Platform
2 2 (40.00%) PowerApps
2 2 (40.00%) Yammer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 2 (40.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Expert
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Subject Matter Expert
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) e-Health
3 1 (20.00%) LIMS
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) ePrescribing
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Management
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) GIAC
1 1 (20.00%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas