The first table below looks at the demand for the Storage Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 30 July 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 City of London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Administrator
Rank 198 209 218
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.071% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.076% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5332 6562 7201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.88% 92.61% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3888 4819 5239
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 171 169
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.64 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.11 £44.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Storage Administrator
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Storage Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Storage Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Storage Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Storage Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Storage Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Storage Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Storage Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) NetApp
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) IBM
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) Tivoli
6 5 (45.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (36.36%) Flash
7 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (27.27%) HP
8 3 (27.27%) EMC
9 2 (18.18%) UNIX
9 2 (18.18%) Cisco
9 2 (18.18%) NFS
9 2 (18.18%) Solaris
9 2 (18.18%) Linux
9 2 (18.18%) Perl
9 2 (18.18%) Symantec
9 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (18.18%) Replication
9 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
9 2 (18.18%) CLARiiON
9 2 (18.18%) Symmetrix
9 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
9 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Storage Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) FCoE
3 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
1 2 (18.18%) CLARiiON
1 2 (18.18%) Symmetrix
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
1 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
1 1 (9.09%) Release Management
1 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (9.09%) Migration
1 1 (9.09%) Change Management
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) NFS
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Tivoli
1 5 (45.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
3 1 (9.09%) YUM
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) NetApp
2 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) EMC
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 2 (18.18%) Brocade
6 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (9.09%) Veritas
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Hitachi