Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.38% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -48.00% +11.11% -18.18%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 40 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 15.04% 4.62% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 21
Staffordshire median daily rate £300 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.53% -3.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £159 £206 £310
90th Percentile £463 £589 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% +0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Staffordshire median hourly rate £29.75 £16.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.94% +29.55% +12.27%
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.31 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +102.07% -14.29% -24.73%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Staffordshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Staffordshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware