The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Storage
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.84% -4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 - -
Enterprise Storage
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
342 261 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.23% 33.85% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 142 154
Average daily rate £435 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £500 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 20
Average hourly rate £17.42 £16.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.12 £12.81 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.85 £18.40 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Enterprise Storage
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Storage Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Enterprise Storage
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Enterprise Storage Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Enterprise Storage
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Enterprise Storage Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Enterprise Storage
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Enterprise Storage also 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 that cited Enterprise Storage.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) HP

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Enterprise Storage also 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 that cited Enterprise Storage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Architect
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas