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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 59 55 50
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5  
Contract jobs citing SAN 2 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.31% 1.08% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.74% 4.70% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £140 £293 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.13% -16.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £378 £375
% change year-on-year -7.28% +0.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -35.29% +41.66%  

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 73 149 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 11.41% 22.89% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 95 49
Median daily rate £300 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +5.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £292 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +134.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 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
Swindon -3 2 £140 -30.86%
Corsham - 1 - -
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Terraform
5 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (28.57%) Packer
5 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) NAS

SAN
Top Related 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) CESG
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Debian
4 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Docker
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Packer
1 2 (28.57%) PowerCLI
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
4 2 (28.57%) Sophos
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Gemalto
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat