Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 18 32
Rank change year-on-year -35 +14 -13
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 12 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 0.95% 12.00% 8.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 37.50% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 49
Renfrewshire median daily rate £425 £305 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.34% -7.58% +5.60%
10th Percentile £413 £278 £300
90th Percentile £438 £430 £420
Scotland median daily rate £413 £323 £340
% change year-on-year +27.91% -5.15% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £25.63 -

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 87 32 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 41.23% 32.00% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 30 193
Renfrewshire median daily rate £290 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.11% +20.77% -5.80%
10th Percentile £222 £278 £263
90th Percentile £444 £441 £437
Scotland median daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +4.29% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 27
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £31.85 £37.50
% change year-on-year -50.55% -15.07% +130.77%

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
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 23 September 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 -36 2 £425 +39.34% 1
SAN
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Runbook
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud

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 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Runbook
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) VMware