The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Storage
Rank 520 525 543
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 44 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.049% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 17
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£500 £451 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £175.00 - -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12723 12552 13334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.77% 27.01% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7801 7739 7817
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 515 554 706
Average hourly rate £20.16 £22.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.40% -10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Enterprise Storage
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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 July 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 24 July 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 +25 32 £500 +5.26% 6
West Midlands - 5 £200 - 2
South East -17 3 £500 +29.03% 5
South West - 3 £400 -
North West -4 1 £324 -
East of England - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 6
Enterprise Storage
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Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 47 (61.04%) Windows
2 33 (42.86%) VMware
3 31 (40.26%) Linux
4 26 (33.77%) Solaris
5 25 (32.47%) EMC
6 24 (31.17%) SAN
7 23 (29.87%) HP
8 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 20 (25.97%) IBM
10 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
10 17 (22.08%) Oracle
10 17 (22.08%) Finance
10 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (20.78%) Migration
11 16 (20.78%) Citrix
12 15 (19.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (19.48%) NAS
13 14 (18.18%) ITIL
13 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
13 14 (18.18%) Project Management
14 13 (16.88%) Replication
14 13 (16.88%) UNIX
14 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
14 13 (16.88%) NetApp
15 12 (15.58%) Middleware
15 12 (15.58%) Cisco
15 12 (15.58%) Sybase
16 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
16 11 (14.29%) SLA

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) LiveLink
4 2 (2.60%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.17%) SAN
2 15 (19.48%) NAS
3 9 (11.69%) Intranet
3 9 (11.69%) Internet
3 9 (11.69%) LAN
3 9 (11.69%) WAN
3 9 (11.69%) DNS
3 9 (11.69%) DHCP
4 5 (6.49%) Firewall
5 4 (5.19%) VLAN
6 3 (3.90%) Ethernet
6 3 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.30%) SSH
7 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.30%) HTTP
7 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (9.09%) DB2
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.79%) Sybase ASE
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (3.90%) MySQL
6 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Banking
3 7 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Publishing
5 3 (3.90%) Advertising
6 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.60%) Local Government
7 1 (1.30%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Architect
2 16 (20.78%) Infrastructure Architect
3 13 (16.88%) Administrator
4 8 (10.39%) DBA
5 7 (9.09%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.09%) Wintel Administrator
5 7 (9.09%) Consultant
5 7 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.79%) Data Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Data Centre Architect
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Designer
8 4 (5.19%) Designer
8 4 (5.19%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Storage Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) Middleware
2 3 (3.90%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) Flash
4 1 (1.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Replication
2 11 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 9 (11.69%) iSeries
3 9 (11.69%) Mainframe
4 8 (10.39%) CLARiiON
4 8 (10.39%) Clustering
5 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 6 (7.79%) Symmetrix
7 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.04%) Windows
2 31 (40.26%) Linux
3 26 (33.77%) Solaris
4 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (19.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (16.88%) UNIX
7 9 (11.69%) zOS
8 7 (9.09%) AIX
9 3 (3.90%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Migration
2 14 (18.18%) ITIL
2 14 (18.18%) Project Management
3 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 8 (10.39%) Data Migration
5 7 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (9.09%) Change Management
6 6 (7.79%) Risk Management
6 6 (7.79%) Workflow
6 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.19%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.19%) E-Discovery
9 3 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.90%) Data Architecture
9 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.60%) ITSM
10 2 (2.60%) Data Security
10 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) Perl
2 6 (7.79%) SQL
3 1 (1.30%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CCNA
4 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (9.09%) vSphere
5 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.60%) XenApp
7 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.30%) Snort
8 1 (1.30%) Nmap
8 1 (1.30%) Postfix
8 1 (1.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Data Guard
2 5 (6.49%) Tivoli
2 5 (6.49%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.90%) SCOM
3 3 (3.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.90%) Control-M
4 2 (2.60%) Foglight
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.60%) BladeLogic
4 2 (2.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.30%) Puppet
5 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.30%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) VMware
2 25 (32.47%) EMC
3 23 (29.87%) HP
4 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 20 (25.97%) IBM
6 17 (22.08%) Oracle
7 16 (20.78%) Citrix
8 13 (16.88%) NetApp
9 12 (15.58%) Cisco
9 12 (15.58%) Sybase
10 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
11 8 (10.39%) Sun
12 7 (9.09%) Websense
13 6 (7.79%) Dell
14 4 (5.19%) Brocade
15 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
15 3 (3.90%) 3PAR
15 3 (3.90%) CA
16 2 (2.60%) Open Text
16 2 (2.60%) Symantec
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