The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Storage
Rank 534 530 517
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 56 56 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 26
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£413 £500 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £265 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £347 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -10.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.66 £175.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.48% +644.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.66 £175.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-90.48% +644.68%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17200 16582 15837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.43% 32.80% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10989 10105 9794
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 672 698 643
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Enterprise Storage
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Enterprise Storage Jobs Demand Trend in England

Enterprise Storage
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Enterprise Storage Daily Rate Trend in England

Enterprise Storage
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Enterprise Storage Daily Rate Histogram in England

Enterprise Storage
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Enterprise Storage Hourly Rate Trend in England

Enterprise Storage
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -9 24 £388 -22.50% 4
London -3 21 £481 -19.79% 6
South West -6 3 £275 -31.25%
North West -31 3 £450 +39.00% 1
West Midlands +3 2 £330 +65.00% 1
Yorkshire -28 2 £375 +11.94% 7
East of England - 1 - -
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Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 68 (70.83%) Windows
2 53 (55.21%) SAN
3 51 (53.13%) VMware
4 47 (48.96%) Linux
5 43 (44.79%) Microsoft
6 41 (42.71%) NAS
7 38 (39.58%) HP
7 38 (39.58%) Firewall
8 37 (38.54%) Red Hat
9 36 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (36.46%) UNIX
11 29 (30.21%) Active Directory
12 28 (29.17%) Cisco
12 28 (29.17%) Replication
13 26 (27.08%) Veritas
14 25 (26.04%) Data Centre
15 23 (23.96%) Oracle
16 22 (22.92%) Solaris
16 22 (22.92%) LAN
16 22 (22.92%) WAN
17 20 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (19.79%) 3PAR
18 19 (19.79%) ITIL
19 18 (18.75%) Middleware
19 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
20 17 (17.71%) Security Cleared
20 17 (17.71%) SCCM

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.38%) Apache
3 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.29%) Node.js
5 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.13%) IIS
7 1 (1.04%) JBoss
7 1 (1.04%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.04%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.04%) CMS
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.04%) Drupal
7 1 (1.04%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.04%) nginx
7 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.04%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.08%) MS Project
4 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) PaaS
3 1 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (55.21%) SAN
2 41 (42.71%) NAS
3 38 (39.58%) Firewall
4 22 (22.92%) LAN
4 22 (22.92%) WAN
5 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.21%) FTP
6 5 (5.21%) SSH
7 4 (4.17%) VPN
7 4 (4.17%) Internet
8 3 (3.13%) MPLS
8 3 (3.13%) Wireless
8 3 (3.13%) Intranet
8 3 (3.13%) Kerberos
8 3 (3.13%) LDAP
8 3 (3.13%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.08%) VoIP
9 2 (2.08%) ADSL
9 2 (2.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 11 (11.46%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.46%) RDBMS
3 10 (10.42%) MySQL
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 9 (9.38%) Informix
5 7 (7.29%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.04%) Redis
8 1 (1.04%) Big Data
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.29%) JIRA
3 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Back Office
2 3 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Publishing
3 2 (2.08%) Games
3 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (18.75%) Architect
2 14 (14.58%) Consultant
2 14 (14.58%) Administrator
3 12 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 8 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.29%) Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.29%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) DBA
7 6 (6.25%) Senior UNIX Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (5.21%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Database Architect
10 3 (3.13%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.75%) Middleware
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (3.13%) Web Services
4 2 (2.08%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.08%) .NET
4 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.04%) Java EE
5 1 (1.04%) JSON
5 1 (1.04%) WCF
5 1 (1.04%) SOAP
5 1 (1.04%) REST
5 1 (1.04%) XSD
5 1 (1.04%) JMS
5 1 (1.04%) WSDL
5 1 (1.04%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.04%) JSF
5 1 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.17%) Replication
2 25 (26.04%) Data Centre
3 11 (11.46%) Client/Server
4 9 (9.38%) IBM XIV
5 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.17%) EMC VNX
8 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.13%) Clustering
9 2 (2.08%) Wiki
9 2 (2.08%) Celerra
9 2 (2.08%) CLARiiON
9 2 (2.08%) HP Storage
10 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.04%) Symmetrix
10 1 (1.04%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (1.04%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (1.04%) iSeries
10 1 (1.04%) Symmetrix DMX
10 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 68 (70.83%) Windows
2 47 (48.96%) Linux
3 35 (36.46%) UNIX
4 22 (22.92%) Solaris
5 20 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (9.38%) Data ONTAP
8 7 (7.29%) CentOS
9 6 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (3.13%) AIX
11 1 (1.04%) HPUX
11 1 (1.04%) SUSE
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.04%) zOS
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) ITIL
2 17 (17.71%) Migration
3 13 (13.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (11.46%) Change Management
4 11 (11.46%) Load Balancing
5 9 (9.38%) Capacity Management
6 8 (8.33%) Build Automation
6 8 (8.33%) Network Design
6 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.29%) Data Architecture
7 7 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (7.29%) DevOps
8 6 (6.25%) Open Source
8 6 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 15 (15.63%) SQL
3 8 (8.33%) PHP
4 4 (4.17%) Perl
5 2 (2.08%) C
5 2 (2.08%) C#
5 2 (2.08%) Korn
6 1 (1.04%) Python
6 1 (1.04%) Ruby
6 1 (1.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
1 17 (17.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.38%) MCSE
3 9 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.29%) CCNP
5 6 (6.25%) RHCE
6 4 (4.17%) CCNA
7 3 (3.13%) HNC
8 2 (2.08%) CCVP
9 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 36 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (30.21%) Active Directory
3 14 (14.58%) vSphere
4 10 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (9.38%) VMware ESX
6 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (6.25%) Veritas File System
7 6 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (6.25%) iptables
8 5 (5.21%) Hyper-V
9 4 (4.17%) NFS
10 3 (3.13%) XenServer
11 2 (2.08%) DFS Replication
12 1 (1.04%) Varnish
12 1 (1.04%) SRDF
12 1 (1.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
12 1 (1.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (1.04%) XenApp
12 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (17.71%) SCCM
2 16 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 9 (9.38%) OpenView
4 8 (8.33%) Nagios
4 8 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (7.29%) Cacti
5 7 (7.29%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (7.29%) Puppet
5 7 (7.29%) Salt
5 7 (7.29%) Opsview
5 7 (7.29%) Graphite
6 6 (6.25%) SCOM
7 3 (3.13%) FreeIPA
8 2 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.04%) DatAdvantage
9 1 (1.04%) Data Guard
9 1 (1.04%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 51 (53.13%) VMware
2 43 (44.79%) Microsoft
3 38 (39.58%) HP
4 37 (38.54%) Red Hat
5 28 (29.17%) Cisco
6 26 (27.08%) Veritas
7 23 (23.96%) Oracle
8 19 (19.79%) 3PAR
9 17 (17.71%) IBM
10 16 (16.67%) NetApp
11 11 (11.46%) EMC
11 11 (11.46%) Sun
12 10 (10.42%) Symantec
13 9 (9.38%) Veeam
14 7 (7.29%) SolarWinds
14 7 (7.29%) Brocade
15 6 (6.25%) Juniper
16 5 (5.21%) SAP
16 5 (5.21%) Informatica
17 4 (4.17%) F5