Period
to 12 December 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 12 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)
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 17 30
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -6
Contract jobs citing SAN 14 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 10.94% 10.11% 9.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.90% 39.13% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 33
Renfrewshire median daily rate £383 £295 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.66% -13.24% -3.55%
10th Percentile £312 £278 £306
90th Percentile £395 £338 £420
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -2.86%
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 39 23 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 30.47% 25.84% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 117
Renfrewshire median daily rate £308 £333 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.52% -1.04% +1.82%
10th Percentile £239 £278 £268
90th Percentile £433 £441 £445
Scotland median daily rate £375 £370 £340
% change year-on-year +1.35% +8.82% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £42.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +16.28% +26.47%

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 12 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
Erskine -6 14 £383 +29.66%
SAN
Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL
3 10 (71.43%) HP
3 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) iSCSI
6 7 (50.00%) Korn
6 7 (50.00%) Samba
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (50.00%) C-shell
6 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (50.00%) Centrify
6 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (50.00%) Unix
6 7 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (50.00%) Perl
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) Linux
6 7 (50.00%) Apache
7 6 (42.86%) DHCP
7 6 (42.86%) VBScript
7 6 (42.86%) Citrix
7 6 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (42.86%) Terminal Services
7 6 (42.86%) XenApp
7 6 (42.86%) PowerShell

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) iSCSI
3 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall
7 1 (7.14%) HTTP
7 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Wintel Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Unix
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Server Management
2 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
3 3 (21.43%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Runbook
5 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (50.00%) C-shell
1 7 (50.00%) Korn
1 7 (50.00%) Perl
1 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) OCP
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Samba
3 6 (42.86%) Terminal Services
3 6 (42.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) HP
2 7 (50.00%) Centrify
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft