Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 83 84
Rank change year-on-year -21 +1 -8
Contract jobs citing SAN 13 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.71% 0.65% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 4.57% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Wiltshire median daily rate £388 £425 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% -5.03% +43.20%
10th Percentile £304 £398 £295
90th Percentile £528 £479 £588
South West median daily rate £300 £425 £315
% change year-on-year -29.41% +34.92% +14.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £175.00 £52.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +233.33% +156.10% -67.84%

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 299 175 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.35% 14.22% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 106 124
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £121 £290 £215
90th Percentile £574 £553 £546
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 12
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.25 £29.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.78% -31.40% +7.50%
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.70 £32.50
90th Percentile £49.28 £41.50 £74.50
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £26.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +57.01% -28.67% -4.46%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 17 December 2018.

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 6 months to 17 December 2018. 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 - 6 £328 - 1
Swindon -9 3 £365 -2.67% 3
Salisbury - 2 £475 -
SAN
South West

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

1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) HP
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
7 4 (30.77%) VSAN
7 4 (30.77%) vCenter Server
7 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 4 (30.77%) MCSE
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (30.77%) PKI
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing

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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) Confluence
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) VSAN
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) NAS
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
4 2 (15.38%) Skype
5 1 (7.69%) FCoE
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) SSH
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup Architect
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Flash
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 4 (30.77%) PKI
2 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (15.38%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
3 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 2 (15.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (7.69%) CESG
4 1 (7.69%) Derivative
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) CentOS
6 2 (15.38%) Solaris
7 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) NsoIT
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Demand Management
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Security Hardening
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) MCSE
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (15.38%) CCNP
6 2 (15.38%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) MCSA
7 1 (7.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (23.08%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) vCenter Server
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) SCOM
2 3 (23.08%) WSUS
3 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) EMC
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Apple
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) QNAP
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Remedy
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos