The first table below looks at the demand for the Storage Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Administrator
Rank 56 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £304 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £325 £413
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.25 -
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
545 480 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.49% 93.93% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 258 316
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 37
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.70 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Storage Administrator
West Midlands

Storage Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Storage Administrator in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Storage Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Administrator across the Birmingham region.

Storage Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Storage Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Administrator across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Storage Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Storage Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Storage Administrator across the Birmingham region.

Storage Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Storage Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Storage Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Administrator in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) LPAR
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Legato
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX

Storage Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Storage Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) LPAR
1 1 (50.00%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Legato
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) IBM