Period
to 19 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for VSAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VSAN over the 6 months to 19 October 2020 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.

Virtual Storage Area Network (VSAN)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing VSAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.32% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £325 - £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

VSAN 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 9 16 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.84% 8.99% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 39
Median daily rate £325 £303 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.44% -15.97% +2.86%
10th Percentile £315 £117 £195
90th Percentile £418 £380 £408
West Midlands median daily rate £407 £386 £388
% change year-on-year +5.37% -0.32% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.11 - -
Median hourly rate £27.67 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +41.87% +18.18% -33.95%

VSAN
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VSAN within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2020. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £325 -
VSAN
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VSAN 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 VSAN.

1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

VSAN
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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware