Period
to 29 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for VSAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VSAN over the 6 months to 29 November 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.

Virtual Storage Area Network (VSAN)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 114 101
Rank change year-on-year +66 -13 -
Contract jobs citing VSAN 12 15 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.19% 0.74% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.43% 5.03% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 3
Median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £462 £393 £453
90th Percentile £638 £609 £538
South West median daily rate £538 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -2.27% +4.76% +228.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.00
South West median hourly rate - - £47.00

VSAN 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 115 298 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.95% 14.74% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 190 165
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% - -
10th Percentile £264 £262 £121
90th Percentile £628 £575 £583
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 22
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -6.59% +93.62%
10th Percentile £41.60 £39.50 £17.50
90th Percentile £52.70 £52.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.73% +1.76% +44.07%

VSAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VSAN in Wiltshire

VSAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Daily rate trend for VSAN in Wiltshire

VSAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VSAN in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VSAN in Wiltshire

VSAN
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 VSAN within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 29 November 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 +20 7 £575 +4.55% 2
VSAN
South West

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VSAN 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 VSAN.

1 11 (91.67%) VMware
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (91.67%) vCenter Server
2 9 (75.00%) VMware NSX
2 9 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (75.00%) Public Sector
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (50.00%) Electronics
4 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (50.00%) SAP
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Marketing
5 5 (41.67%) PKI
5 5 (41.67%) NCSC
6 4 (33.33%) Critical Thinking
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) vRealize
6 4 (33.33%) Confluence
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

VSAN
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 4 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Skype
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (75.00%) Public Sector
2 6 (50.00%) Electronics
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (41.67%) PKI
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
5 2 (16.67%) Replication
6 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) Critical Thinking
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (16.67%) NsoIT
4 2 (16.67%) Power Management
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) NCSC
2 1 (8.33%) Def Stans
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (75.00%) VMware NSX
3 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) vCenter Server
2 4 (33.33%) vRealize
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam