The table below looks at the statistics for StorNext skills 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 StorNext over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quantum StorNext
Rank 155 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing StorNext 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £358 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
StorNext
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
355 517 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.17% 9.46% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 387 344
Average daily rate £450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 32
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.85 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.95 £30.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

StorNext
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing StorNext across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

StorNext Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

StorNext
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 StorNext across the City of London region.

StorNext Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

StorNext
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing StorNext 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 StorNext.

1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) sed
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell

StorNext
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing StorNext 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 StorNext. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) sed
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat