Period
to 22 November 2017

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 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 69 49
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20 -6
Contract jobs citing SAN 15 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.81% 1.41% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.20% 7.36% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 13
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +81.82% -31.15%
10th Percentile £136 £286 £120
90th Percentile £600 £544 £425
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £330 £300
% change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 £12.50

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 163 231 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.64% 19.14% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 134 123
South Yorkshire median daily rate £433 £446 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% +37.31% -
10th Percentile £220 £277 £172
90th Percentile £634 £575 £518
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £21.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +74.09% -38.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.90 £7.37
90th Percentile £41.03 £47.50 £22.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.11% +7.69% -15.76%

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 22 November 2017.

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 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
Sheffield +19 13 £550 +10.00% 1
Doncaster +1 1 £130 -37.35%
SAN
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) Unix
4 8 (53.33%) Perl
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) Sybase
4 8 (53.33%) DB2
4 8 (53.33%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
4 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
4 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
4 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) EMC
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (33.33%) NAS
6 5 (33.33%) Ansible
6 5 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
7 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) DataStage
7 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (20.00%) Veritas
8 3 (20.00%) SUSE

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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) SMS
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) DB2
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) DataStage
4 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) SUSE
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
3 5 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
4 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
1 8 (53.33%) Perl
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
1 8 (53.33%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
1 8 (53.33%) Sybase
2 6 (40.00%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam