Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 30 20
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10 -7
Contract jobs citing SAN 12 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 13.79% 8.47% 12.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.15% 23.18% 38.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 18
Renfrewshire median daily rate £305 £340 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% -3.55% +6.02%
10th Percentile £278 £306 £287
90th Percentile £430 £420 £403
Scotland median daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +13.64% -5.71% +6.46%
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 26 151 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 29.89% 36.56% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 122 56
Renfrewshire median daily rate £340 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - -1.95%
10th Percentile £278 £268 £263
90th Percentile £444 £440 £436
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +6.62% +3.03% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £42.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £28.13 £30.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -6.25% +73.91% -42.50%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +20 12 £305 -10.29%
SAN
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) EMC
1 7 (58.33%) EMC Navisphere
1 7 (58.33%) NetBackup
1 7 (58.33%) iSCSI
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) NAS
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) VBScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Terminal Services
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) XenApp
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Asset Management

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 7 (58.33%) iSCSI
1 7 (58.33%) NAS
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) NetBackup Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Specialist
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Terminal Services
1 5 (41.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) EMC Navisphere
1 7 (58.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) EMC
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) HP