The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 105 98 96
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Contract jobs citing SAN 22 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.02% 1.46% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.75% 11.23% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 19
Median daily rate £375 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £435 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.39 - £10.50
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 326 365 395
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.09% 12.96% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 203 265
Median daily rate £425 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +21.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £203 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 23
Median hourly rate £17.39 £18.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +7.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.99 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +6 12 £375 -9.09% 6
South Yorkshire -13 7 £425 +4.29% 1
North Yorkshire +2 2 £356 +37.68% 3
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 35 (72.92%) VMware
2 28 (58.33%) Windows
3 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
4 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
5 18 (37.50%) EMC
6 17 (35.42%) Linux
7 15 (31.25%) NetApp
7 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 14 (29.17%) NAS
8 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (27.08%) Cisco
10 12 (25.00%) HP
10 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (25.00%) SCCM
11 11 (22.92%) DNS
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
12 10 (20.83%) Unix
12 10 (20.83%) IBM
12 10 (20.83%) Veritas
12 10 (20.83%) Citrix
12 10 (20.83%) SUSE
13 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
13 9 (18.75%) Oracle
13 9 (18.75%) ITIL
13 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 8 (16.67%) vSphere
14 8 (16.67%) SQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 9 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.42%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.08%) DataSynapse
3 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.42%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.08%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) NAS
2 11 (22.92%) DNS
3 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.50%) LDAP
5 5 (10.42%) DHCP
5 5 (10.42%) VoIP
5 5 (10.42%) WAN
6 4 (8.33%) LAN
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.08%) FCoE
9 1 (2.08%) Internet
9 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.08%) Multicast
9 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.08%) SMS
9 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) HBase
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.08%) Hudson
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Back Office
2 2 (4.17%) Local Government
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Administrator
2 7 (14.58%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Network Administrator
4 5 (10.42%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 3 (6.25%) ICT Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) SAN Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) Rendezvous
2 1 (2.08%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.08%) WAP
2 1 (2.08%) WSH
2 1 (2.08%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.50%) Symmetrix
3 5 (10.42%) Replication
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Clustering
5 2 (4.17%) EMC VNXe
5 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) NHS
5 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) Linux
3 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.83%) SUSE
5 10 (20.83%) Unix
6 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (16.67%) Solaris
8 6 (12.50%) AIX
8 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (8.33%) VMS
9 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (4.17%) CentOS
10 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
10 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
10 2 (4.17%) Windows Phone
11 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
11 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.42%) Change Management
3 5 (10.42%) Migration
4 4 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (6.25%) Change Control
5 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
5 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (4.17%) High Availability
6 2 (4.17%) Line Management
6 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) Perl
3 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (2.08%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) MCSE
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) DBS Check
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (16.67%) NFS
4 8 (16.67%) vSphere
5 7 (14.58%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (14.58%) SRDF
6 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 6 (12.50%) Veritas File System
7 5 (10.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (8.33%) Terminal Server
8 4 (8.33%) VMware Server
9 3 (6.25%) XenDesktop
10 2 (4.17%) KVM
10 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
10 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (4.17%) Xen
10 2 (4.17%) XenApp
11 1 (2.08%) ProxySG
11 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (10.42%) NetBackup
4 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
5 3 (6.25%) Grafana
5 3 (6.25%) Nagios
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.17%) SCDPM
7 1 (2.08%) DameWare
7 1 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (2.08%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.08%) Puppet
7 1 (2.08%) SCOM
7 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) VMware
2 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (37.50%) EMC
4 15 (31.25%) NetApp
5 13 (27.08%) Cisco
6 12 (25.00%) HP
7 10 (20.83%) Citrix
7 10 (20.83%) IBM
7 10 (20.83%) Veritas
8 9 (18.75%) Oracle
9 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 6 (12.50%) Sun
11 5 (10.42%) Brocade
11 5 (10.42%) Symantec
12 4 (8.33%) Sophos
13 3 (6.25%) Splunk
13 3 (6.25%) Veeam
14 2 (4.17%) Apple
14 2 (4.17%) Dell
14 2 (4.17%) Google
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