Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 17 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 38 39
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 -3
Contract jobs citing SAN 1 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.26% 2.27% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 18.18% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Watford median daily rate £300 £385 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.08% +20.31% -24.71%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £300 £450 £370
% change year-on-year -33.33% +21.62% -4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 49 55 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.63% 12.47% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 33
Watford median daily rate £350 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.87% -22.50%
10th Percentile £228 £225 £245
90th Percentile £485 £475 £459
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Watford median hourly rate - £16.50 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.79% -13.82% -9.41%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Watford

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Watford

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 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 Watford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SAN Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware