The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 June 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)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 60 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9  
Contract jobs citing SAN 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.46% 1.21% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 5.03% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Median daily rate £140 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -72.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £385 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £640 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £24.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year -27.63% -28.92%  

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 89 159 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 13.63% 24.05% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 103 51
Median daily rate £370 £363 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% -8.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £44.88 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.40% +245.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £24.20 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.50 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing SAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Wiltshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Wiltshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in Wiltshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Wiltshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Swindon +6 1 £375 -11.76%
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SANS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Gemalto
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware