Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 67 54
Rank change year-on-year -7 -13 -12
Contract jobs citing SAN 7 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.70% 1.00% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.35% 5.19% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 23
South Yorkshire median daily rate £266 £175 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.14% -56.25% +128.57%
10th Percentile £131 £155 £245
90th Percentile £547 £515 £544
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £356 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -10.94% +44.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.39 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +39.12% +19.05%

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 209 154 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 21.05% 19.27% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 82 105
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% +45.45%
10th Percentile £226 £263 £181
90th Percentile £575 £573 £535
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -1.79% +5.00% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -35.63% +61.11%
10th Percentile £19.01 £10.75 £11.86
90th Percentile £64.50 £15.00 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £12.61
% change year-on-year +37.93% +15.01% -27.96%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -5 3 £413 -10.81% 1
Doncaster +5 1 - -
SAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) CFEngine
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (14.29%) 4G
4 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) 4G
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Multicast
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) SRDF
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) CFEngine
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) VMware