Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sunderland 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 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)
Tyne and Wear > Sunderland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +13
Contract jobs citing SAN 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sunderland 10.26% 5.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Sunderland median daily rate £430 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +145.71% - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £324 £315 £200
% change year-on-year +2.78% +57.50% -42.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Sunderland median hourly rate - £22.50 -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year - -16.67% -

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 Sunderland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Sunderland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sunderland 35.90% 25.64% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Sunderland median daily rate £208 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -33.33% +26.99%
10th Percentile £121 £122 £275
90th Percentile £410 £273 £338
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £320 £413
% change year-on-year +9.38% -22.42% +18.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Sunderland median hourly rate - £22.50 £19.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.90% +17.24%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.80 £28.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year -43.57% +10.89% +13.48%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Sunderland

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Sunderland

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sunderland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Sunderland

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

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) PMBOK
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Facilities Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Storage Virtualisation

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sunderland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Facilities Management
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto