The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 June 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)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 37 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.86% 2.70% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 16.39% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Median daily rate £338 £500 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.50% +257.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £343
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.48 £23.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.18% -32.14%  

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 47 61 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 20.17% 16.49% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 20
Median daily rate £450 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +81.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £238 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing SAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Sheffield

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Sheffield

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Sheffield over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in Sheffield

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN in Sheffield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) NFS
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) SUSE
4 1 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) HBase
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Multicast
4 1 (14.29%) KVM
4 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) DataSynapse
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) FCoE
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) HBase
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) NAS Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Rendezvous
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CISA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) NFS
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) SRDF
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) NetApp
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Brocade
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Intel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO