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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Storage
Rank 527 492 551
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +59
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 55 53 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.35% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 22
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£488 £388 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £388 £345
% change year-on-year
-10.45% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 £23.50 £47.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+644.68% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 £19.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+821.05% -43.28%
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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
16141 15233 16410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.77% 31.57% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9913 9578 9691
Average daily rate £413 £418 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 609 816
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £24.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -23.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +15 31 £575 +15.00% 1
West Midlands -3 9 £200 -
South East -21 9 £500 +29.03% 5
Yorkshire - 2 £335 - 4
North East - - - -
East of England - - - -
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Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 50 (56.82%) Windows
2 42 (47.73%) Linux
3 39 (44.32%) Solaris
4 33 (37.50%) VMware
5 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
6 27 (30.68%) IBM
6 27 (30.68%) EMC
7 26 (29.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (28.41%) Finance
9 24 (27.27%) Oracle
10 23 (26.14%) SAN
11 22 (25.00%) Migration
12 21 (23.86%) Replication
12 21 (23.86%) ITIL
13 20 (22.73%) NAS
14 19 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (21.59%) Sybase
14 19 (21.59%) HP
15 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
15 18 (20.45%) Red Hat
16 17 (19.32%) Citrix
16 17 (19.32%) Sun
16 17 (19.32%) Perl
17 16 (18.18%) UNIX
18 15 (17.05%) DB2
18 15 (17.05%) MS Exchange
18 15 (17.05%) Banking
19 14 (15.91%) Middleware
20 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (17.05%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.55%) LiveLink
4 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.27%) Apache
5 2 (2.27%) Lync
6 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.41%) MS Office
4 2 (2.27%) MS Project
5 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.14%) SAN
2 20 (22.73%) NAS
3 13 (14.77%) LAN
3 13 (14.77%) WAN
3 13 (14.77%) DNS
4 12 (13.64%) DHCP
5 11 (12.50%) Internet
6 9 (10.23%) Intranet
7 7 (7.95%) Firewall
8 5 (5.68%) Ethernet
9 3 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.41%) VLAN
10 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.14%) SMTP
11 1 (1.14%) FTP
11 1 (1.14%) HTTP
11 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.14%) DMZ
11 1 (1.14%) SSH
11 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.05%) DB2
2 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.77%) Sybase ASE
3 9 (10.23%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (3.41%) Big Data
5 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
General
1 25 (28.41%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Banking
3 13 (14.77%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Advertising
4 3 (3.41%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Architect
2 18 (20.45%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (12.50%) Administrator
4 10 (11.36%) Consultant
4 10 (11.36%) DBA
5 8 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 8 (9.09%) Data Centre Architect
6 7 (7.95%) Wintel Administrator
6 7 (7.95%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.95%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.95%) Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Sybase DBA
7 6 (6.82%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Database Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Sybase Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Build Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Designer
9 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) Middleware
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (4.55%) Web Services
4 3 (3.41%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Replication
2 12 (13.64%) CLARiiON
2 12 (13.64%) Symmetrix
3 9 (10.23%) Client/Server
3 9 (10.23%) Blackberry
3 9 (10.23%) Mainframe
3 9 (10.23%) iSeries
4 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.95%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 50 (56.82%) Windows
2 42 (47.73%) Linux
3 39 (44.32%) Solaris
4 26 (29.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (18.18%) UNIX
7 12 (13.64%) AIX
8 9 (10.23%) zOS
9 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.68%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.00%) Migration
2 21 (23.86%) ITIL
3 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
4 12 (13.64%) Project Management
5 10 (11.36%) Workflow
5 10 (11.36%) Data Migration
6 8 (9.09%) E-Discovery
6 8 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (5.68%) Service Management
8 5 (5.68%) Change Management
8 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.68%) Data Architecture
9 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) Perl
2 11 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.27%) Python
4 2 (2.27%) Ruby
5 1 (1.14%) C-shell
5 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.82%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) Degree
4 3 (3.41%) CCNA
4 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.41%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.36%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (9.09%) vSphere
5 5 (5.68%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.55%) XenApp
6 4 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.27%) NFS
8 2 (2.27%) Postfix
9 1 (1.14%) Corosync
9 1 (1.14%) GPFS
9 1 (1.14%) Samba
9 1 (1.14%) Snort
9 1 (1.14%) Nmap
9 1 (1.14%) Squid
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Data Guard
2 7 (7.95%) Tivoli
3 5 (5.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (5.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (5.68%) Control-M
4 4 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.55%) BladeLogic
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.14%) Cacti
5 1 (1.14%) Puppet
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) VMware
2 30 (34.09%) Microsoft
3 27 (30.68%) EMC
3 27 (30.68%) IBM
4 24 (27.27%) Oracle
5 19 (21.59%) Sybase
5 19 (21.59%) HP
6 18 (20.45%) Red Hat
7 17 (19.32%) Citrix
7 17 (19.32%) Sun
8 12 (13.64%) Cisco
9 11 (12.50%) NetApp
10 7 (7.95%) Websense
11 5 (5.68%) Altiris
11 5 (5.68%) 3PAR
12 4 (4.55%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.55%) Open Text
12 4 (4.55%) Fujitsu
12 4 (4.55%) Symantec
12 4 (4.55%) CA