Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 January 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 53 63
Contract jobs citing SAN 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.21% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.64% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Somerset median daily rate - - £260
South West median daily rate £425 £320 £275
% change year-on-year +32.81% +16.36% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +110.53% -30.91% -

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 Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 91 61 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.40% 12.71% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 18 20
Somerset median daily rate £403 £351 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.59% +35.10% -20.00%
10th Percentile £144 £243 £213
90th Percentile £538 £520 £414
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 6
Somerset median hourly rate £22.50 £34.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.78% -9.80% +48.54%
10th Percentile £15.95 £15.63 £27.50
90th Percentile £24.33 £47.50 £39.25
South West median hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -29.33% -3.85% +63.35%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Somerset

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Somerset

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Somerset