Period
to 3 December 2020

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 6 months to 3 December 2020 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
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 97 102
Rank change year-on-year +60 +5 -19
Contract jobs citing SAN 21 31 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.78% 1.53% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.26% 10.44% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 4
Median daily rate £475 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £456 £363 £296
90th Percentile £578 £488 £530
South West median daily rate £350 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -17.65% +41.67% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £47.00
South West median hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £175.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% -88.57% +268.42%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 115 297 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.68% 14.70% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 192 168
Median daily rate £463 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +0.59% -0.59%
10th Percentile £296 £267 £121
90th Percentile £629 £575 £579
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.25 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -4.84% +72.22%
10th Percentile £41.60 £41.25 £17.50
90th Percentile £52.70 £52.50 £49.20
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.73% +1.76% +47.83%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Wiltshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAN in Wiltshire.

Daily rate trend for SAN in Wiltshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAN in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SAN in Wiltshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAN in Wiltshire.

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 6 months to 3 December 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corsham +31 16 £475 - 2
Malmesbury +7 2 - -
Swindon +39 1 - -
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
3 13 (61.90%) DV Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) Service Management
4 11 (52.38%) Decision-Making
5 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 6 (28.57%) DHCP
6 6 (28.57%) DNS
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) PKI
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (19.05%) Veeam
8 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Replication
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) MCSE
9 3 (14.29%) MCSA
9 3 (14.29%) SLA
9 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 3 (14.29%) CCNA
9 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (14.29%) Symantec
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (14.29%) SCCM

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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Skype
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) PKI
2 4 (19.05%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
4 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
3 2 (9.52%) VMS
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Decision-Making
1 11 (52.38%) Service Management
2 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Cyber Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) OWASP
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Security Hardening
4 2 (9.52%) SIEM
4 2 (9.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (9.52%) Use Case
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) DV Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 3 (14.29%) MCSE
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) GDPR
2 2 (9.52%) NIST
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) OPNET
3 1 (4.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Veeam
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
4 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
4 2 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (9.52%) Carbon Black
4 2 (9.52%) CrowdStrike
4 2 (9.52%) Cybereason
4 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
4 2 (9.52%) IronPort
4 2 (9.52%) Zscaler
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp