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 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
Enterprise Storage
Rank 546 549 507
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -42
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 37 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.066% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 7
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£373 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £260 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £575 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £359 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.83% -15.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +206.45%
Enterprise Storage
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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
15548 15970 13780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.77% 31.76% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9670 9990 8444
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 £263 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 566 624 631
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.50 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
London -3 15 £364 -19.34% 3
South East -2 8 £368 -34.66% 4
Yorkshire - 7 £373 - 2
East of England +23 4 £350 -4.76%
East Midlands - 2 £438 -
South West - 1 £600 -
Enterprise Storage
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Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 61 (78.21%) Windows
2 47 (60.26%) VMware
3 40 (51.28%) Microsoft
4 36 (46.15%) Linux
5 29 (37.18%) HP
6 27 (34.62%) Active Directory
7 26 (33.33%) Cisco
7 26 (33.33%) SAN
8 25 (32.05%) UNIX
8 25 (32.05%) Firewall
9 21 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (25.64%) NAS
10 20 (25.64%) Red Hat
11 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (23.08%) vSphere
13 17 (21.79%) SCCM
13 17 (21.79%) ITIL
13 17 (21.79%) Solaris
14 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (19.23%) WAN
15 15 (19.23%) Oracle
16 14 (17.95%) MS Exchange
16 14 (17.95%) Replication
17 13 (16.67%) LAN
17 13 (16.67%) IBM
17 13 (16.67%) EMC
18 12 (15.38%) NetApp
18 12 (15.38%) Project Management

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.82%) Apache
4 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.13%) IIS
6 4 (5.13%) Lync
6 4 (5.13%) Node.js
7 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 1 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.28%) JBoss
8 1 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Project
2 4 (5.13%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (33.33%) SAN
2 25 (32.05%) Firewall
3 20 (25.64%) NAS
4 15 (19.23%) WAN
5 13 (16.67%) LAN
6 10 (12.82%) Internet
7 9 (11.54%) DNS
8 8 (10.26%) DHCP
9 6 (7.69%) MPLS
9 6 (7.69%) VPN
10 5 (6.41%) VoIP
11 4 (5.13%) FTP
11 4 (5.13%) ADSL
11 4 (5.13%) Network Security
11 4 (5.13%) Wireless
12 3 (3.85%) SSH
13 2 (2.56%) Intranet
13 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
14 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) RDBMS
2 8 (10.26%) MySQL
2 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.69%) Informix
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.28%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) JIRA
1 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Back Office
3 4 (5.13%) Local Government
3 4 (5.13%) Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Games
5 2 (2.56%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Publishing
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (14.10%) Consultant
2 10 (12.82%) Project Manager
3 6 (7.69%) Analyst
3 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (7.69%) Administrator
3 6 (7.69%) Architect
4 5 (6.41%) Build Engineer
4 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (6.41%) Server Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Server Support
5 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Design Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Server Administrator
5 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) Web Services
2 4 (5.13%) Middleware
3 1 (1.28%) REST
3 1 (1.28%) JNI
3 1 (1.28%) WCF
3 1 (1.28%) Java EE
3 1 (1.28%) JSON
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.28%) JMS
3 1 (1.28%) WSDL
3 1 (1.28%) XSD
3 1 (1.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Replication
2 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.54%) Client/Server
4 7 (8.97%) IBM XIV
5 3 (3.85%) Clustering
5 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.56%) Wiki
6 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.28%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.28%) Celerra
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
7 1 (1.28%) PMI
7 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 61 (78.21%) Windows
2 36 (46.15%) Linux
3 25 (32.05%) UNIX
4 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (21.79%) Solaris
8 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.85%) AIX
10 1 (1.28%) zOS
10 1 (1.28%) MVS
10 1 (1.28%) Tru64
10 1 (1.28%) OpenVMS
10 1 (1.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) ITIL
2 12 (15.38%) Project Management
2 12 (15.38%) Migration
3 10 (12.82%) Load Balancing
4 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.69%) Line Management
7 5 (6.41%) Build Automation
8 4 (5.13%) Business Transformation
8 4 (5.13%) People Management
8 4 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.85%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.85%) Security Management
9 3 (3.85%) Change Management
9 3 (3.85%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.56%) Time Management
10 2 (2.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) SQL
2 7 (8.97%) PHP
3 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.41%) Python
5 4 (5.13%) Perl
6 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.28%) Ruby
6 1 (1.28%) Java
6 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) HNC
4 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.85%) CCNP
5 3 (3.85%) MCSE
6 2 (2.56%) CCNA
6 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.28%) NCDA
7 1 (1.28%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.28%) Degree
7 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 27 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 21 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (23.08%) vSphere
4 11 (14.10%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (5.13%) XenServer
8 3 (3.85%) XenApp
9 2 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.56%) Veritas File System
9 2 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (2.56%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (21.79%) SCCM
2 9 (11.54%) Nagios
3 8 (10.26%) NetBackup
4 6 (7.69%) SCOM
4 6 (7.69%) Salt
5 4 (5.13%) Cacti
5 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (5.13%) Opsview
5 4 (5.13%) Graphite
5 4 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (3.85%) Puppet
6 3 (3.85%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.56%) Ansible
8 1 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.28%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (60.26%) VMware
2 40 (51.28%) Microsoft
3 29 (37.18%) HP
4 26 (33.33%) Cisco
5 20 (25.64%) Red Hat
6 15 (19.23%) Oracle
7 13 (16.67%) IBM
7 13 (16.67%) EMC
8 12 (15.38%) NetApp
9 11 (14.10%) Veritas
10 7 (8.97%) F5
10 7 (8.97%) 3PAR
10 7 (8.97%) Dell
11 6 (7.69%) CheckPoint
11 6 (7.69%) SolarWinds
11 6 (7.69%) Splunk
12 5 (6.41%) Brocade
12 5 (6.41%) Sun
13 4 (5.13%) Sophos
13 4 (5.13%) Symantec