Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 26 April 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 66 53
Rank change year-on-year -1 -13 +1
Contract jobs citing SAN 16 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.65% 1.80% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.77% 9.88% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 19
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £311 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.55% -18.09% -5.00%
10th Percentile £136 £152 £255
90th Percentile £600 £496 £428
Yorkshire median daily rate £381 £350 £378
% change year-on-year +8.93% -7.28% +37.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.39 -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 206 172 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 21.26% 18.20% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 96 116
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% +38.18%
10th Percentile £264 £175 £170
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% +7.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £18.14 £10.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.50 £18.50 £20.45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.20 £16.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -3.28% +19.64% -16.27%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in South Yorkshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in South Yorkshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in South Yorkshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in South Yorkshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 April 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
Sheffield +3 11 £550 +41.94% 3
Doncaster +3 1 - -
SAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 9 (56.25%) Perl
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) Sybase
4 7 (43.75%) DB2
4 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
4 7 (43.75%) Delphix
5 6 (37.50%) HP
6 5 (31.25%) Ansible
7 4 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (25.00%) DataStage
7 4 (25.00%) Data Transformation
7 4 (25.00%) Network Design
7 4 (25.00%) NAS
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) CFEngine

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) 4G
3 1 (6.25%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) DB2
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
3 4 (25.00%) DataStage
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) SUSE
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 4 (25.00%) Network Design
3 4 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
1 9 (56.25%) Perl
2 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) CFEngine
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Delphix
2 7 (43.75%) Sybase
3 6 (37.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Centrify
5 1 (6.25%) CyberArk
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas