Period
to 23 September 2020

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 6 months to 23 September 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 135 144
Rank change year-on-year +53 +9 +6
Contract jobs citing SAN 5 37 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.93% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 7.74% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 31
Median daily rate £325 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £213
90th Percentile £458 £472 £464
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
England median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -14.00% +29.03% +14.81%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 122 478 622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.49% 12.05% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 307 401
Median daily rate £408 £375 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% -10.07% +4.25%
10th Percentile £257 £188 £243
90th Percentile £550 £575 £563
England median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 45
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £16.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.82% +18.38%
10th Percentile £14.10 £14.50 £12.70
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.40 £25.85
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.31 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.29% +26.55% +9.53%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Daily rate trend for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 23 September 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
West Yorkshire +43 4 £325 -13.33% 4
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (60.00%) Azure
3 3 (60.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (20.00%) NetBackup

SAN
Co-occurring 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) EqualLogic
1 3 (60.00%) Nimble Storage
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam