The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 178 202 182
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 17 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 14
Average daily rate
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£360 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £425 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
-11.33% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5034 5813 5919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.74% 92.36% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3801 4226 4345
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 81 120
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.41 £39.51 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Storage Engineer
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 Engineer across the City of London region.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Storage Engineer
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 Engineer across the City of London region.

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Storage Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (77.27%) EMC
1 17 (77.27%) SAN
2 15 (68.18%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (50.00%) NetApp
5 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
6 7 (31.82%) Solaris
7 6 (27.27%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Brocade
9 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
9 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
10 3 (13.64%) Hitachi
10 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.64%) OpenView
10 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (13.64%) Symmetrix
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.64%) NAS
10 3 (13.64%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (13.64%) SCOM
10 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (9.09%) Replication
11 2 (9.09%) vSphere
11 2 (9.09%) 3PAR

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Storage Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Symmetrix
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.55%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) HPUX
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Workflow
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
3 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
3 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.55%) Line Management
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) NCDA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MOS
2 1 (4.55%) NCIE
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.09%) NFS
4 1 (4.55%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 5 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Tivoli
4 3 (13.64%) OpenView
4 3 (13.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (13.64%) SCOM
5 2 (9.09%) Legato
6 1 (4.55%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (4.55%) PureDisk
6 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) EMC
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (50.00%) NetApp
4 6 (27.27%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Brocade
6 3 (13.64%) Hitachi
7 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
7 2 (9.09%) IBM
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.55%) Citrix
8 1 (4.55%) Symantec
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle
8 1 (4.55%) SAP
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
8 1 (4.55%) Synology
8 1 (4.55%) Isilon