The median contractor rate for a SAN Storage Administrator was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

SAN Storage Administrator
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 642 623
Rank change year-on-year +44 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a SAN Storage Administrator 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.012% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £475 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

SAN Storage Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SAN Storage Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAN Storage Administrator in the UK

SAN Storage Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN Storage Administrator in the UK

SAN Storage Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN Storage Administrator in the UK

SAN Storage Administrator
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN Storage Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 7 £475 +11.76%
South East +24 7 £475 -
Surrey +7 7 £475 -

SAN Storage Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, SAN Storage Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAN Storage Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Unix
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) Brocade
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Veritas
3 9 (81.82%) Solaris
3 9 (81.82%) Nagios
3 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (81.82%) NetApp
3 9 (81.82%) Sun
3 9 (81.82%) FTP
3 9 (81.82%) NFS
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 9 (81.82%) NAS
3 9 (81.82%) Veritas File System
3 9 (81.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 9 (81.82%) iSCSI
3 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (81.82%) High Availability
3 9 (81.82%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (81.82%) EMC Navisphere
3 9 (81.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
3 9 (81.82%) SSH
4 7 (63.64%) HPUX
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) Replication
5 6 (54.55%) Capacity Management

SAN Storage Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) FTP
2 9 (81.82%) iSCSI
2 9 (81.82%) NAS
2 9 (81.82%) SSH
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (54.55%) Replication
3 3 (27.27%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Solaris
4 7 (63.64%) HPUX
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (81.82%) High Availability
1 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 6 (54.55%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) RHCE
1 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) NFS
1 9 (81.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 9 (81.82%) Veritas File System
1 9 (81.82%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) EMC Navisphere
1 9 (81.82%) Nagios
1 9 (81.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
3 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) Brocade
2 10 (90.91%) Veritas
3 9 (81.82%) NetApp
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 9 (81.82%) Sun
4 4 (36.36%) Symantec
5 3 (27.27%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
7 1 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) VMware