Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 15 November 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 33 47
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 +4
Contract jobs citing SAN 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.17% 0.37% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.63% 1.64% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Warrington median daily rate £363 £450 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% -1.10% +25.52%
10th Percentile £321 £425 £378
90th Percentile £444 £475 £515
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £280 £350
% change year-on-year +42.86% -20.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 43 61 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 18.70% 22.34% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 57
Warrington median daily rate £338 £333 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% -33.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £210
90th Percentile £491 £575 £743
Cheshire median daily rate £386 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +3.00% -11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Warrington median hourly rate £16.50 £39.43 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.15% +215.40% -27.54%
10th Percentile £15.25 £17.69 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.75 £61.76 £17.15
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +30.77% -25.71% +0.98%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Warrington

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Warrington

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Warrington over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in Warrington

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Server Management
4 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (20.00%) Server Hardening
4 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) SAP

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (20.00%) Server Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (20.00%) Foglight
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CommVault
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint