Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 18 June 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)
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -41 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing SAN 8 15 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 3.05% 14.02% 16.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 25.86% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 61
Renfrewshire median daily rate £284 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.69% -16.13% +12.32%
10th Percentile £255 £278 £307
90th Percentile £374 £417 £440
Scotland median daily rate £300 £340 £381
% change year-on-year -11.76% -10.76% +11.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 132 58 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 50.38% 54.21% 48.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 55 175
Renfrewshire median daily rate £278 £390 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.85% +18.18% -4.69%
10th Percentile £219 £278 £263
90th Percentile £427 £445 £440
Scotland median daily rate £325 £372 £350
% change year-on-year -12.52% +6.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 25
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £30.93 £40.00
% change year-on-year -51.50% -22.69% +14.94%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Renfrewshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Renfrewshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in Renfrewshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Erskine -38 8 £284 -11.33%
SAN
Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) XenServer
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (62.50%) ThinPrint
3 5 (62.50%) SafeCom
3 5 (62.50%) vRealize
3 5 (62.50%) PowerCLI
3 5 (62.50%) VSAN
3 5 (62.50%) VMware NSX
3 5 (62.50%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (37.50%) HP

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (62.50%) VSAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (12.50%) IPv4
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (62.50%) VMware NSX
3 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) PowerCLI
1 5 (62.50%) SafeCom
1 5 (62.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) ThinPrint
4 3 (37.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Aruba
5 1 (12.50%) Ivanti