The first table below looks at the demand for the Storage Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Job Titles advertised 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Administrator
Rank 536 500 531
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Administrator 38 44 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.094% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.10% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 12
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£430 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £375 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45632 43161 48999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.45% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28179 25919 27988
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1967 2541
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Storage Administrator
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Storage Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Storage Administrator in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Storage Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Storage Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Storage Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Storage Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in England

Storage Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Storage Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in England

Storage Administrator
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 Storage Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Yorkshire +15 11 £450 -
London +4 11 £428 +0.58% 1
South East -22 5 £378 -2.58%
East of England -16 3 £390 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - - - -
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Storage Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Storage Administrator in their job title 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 with Storage Administrator in their job title.

1 51 (61.45%) SAN
2 32 (38.55%) Windows
3 31 (37.35%) HP
4 27 (32.53%) NetApp
5 24 (28.92%) EMC
5 24 (28.92%) VMware
6 21 (25.30%) Finance
6 21 (25.30%) NAS
7 20 (24.10%) Brocade
8 19 (22.89%) IBM
8 19 (22.89%) Linux
9 17 (20.48%) 3PAR
10 16 (19.28%) ITIL
11 14 (16.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (16.87%) vSphere
12 13 (15.66%) NetBackup
12 13 (15.66%) DNS
12 13 (15.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 12 (14.46%) Symantec
13 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
13 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (13.25%) Oracle
14 11 (13.25%) Capacity Management
15 10 (12.05%) NFS
15 10 (12.05%) Cisco
15 10 (12.05%) Tivoli
15 10 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (12.05%) iSCSI

Storage Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Storage Administrator in their job title 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 with Storage Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (61.45%) SAN
2 21 (25.30%) NAS
3 13 (15.66%) DNS
4 10 (12.05%) iSCSI
5 7 (8.43%) DHCP
5 7 (8.43%) Firewall
6 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.61%) FCoE
7 2 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.41%) InfiniBand
8 1 (1.20%) LAN
8 1 (1.20%) VoIP
8 1 (1.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.20%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Replication
2 5 (6.02%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.82%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (2.41%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.41%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.20%) LPAR
5 1 (1.20%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.20%) Celerra
5 1 (1.20%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.20%) Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) CMDB
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Firmware
5 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.55%) Windows
2 19 (22.89%) Linux
3 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (10.84%) Solaris
7 7 (8.43%) UNIX
8 4 (4.82%) AIX
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) Capacity Management
3 10 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (8.43%) Migration
4 7 (8.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (7.23%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.82%) Change Management
7 3 (3.61%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.61%) Service Management
7 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.61%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (3.61%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.41%) Project Management
8 2 (2.41%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.20%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.20%) Release Management
9 1 (1.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (1.20%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.20%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) Perl
2 5 (6.02%) SQL
3 2 (2.41%) Korn
3 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.20%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.20%) Java
4 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.43%) NCDA
4 6 (7.23%) VCAP
4 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.23%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.61%) MCSE
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.61%) VCP5
6 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.41%) MCP
6 2 (2.41%) Degree
7 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.20%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (16.87%) vSphere
2 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.05%) NFS
4 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
4 8 (9.64%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.41%) Gluster
6 2 (2.41%) GPFS
6 2 (2.41%) StorNext
6 2 (2.41%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.41%) XenApp
7 1 (1.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.20%) SRDF
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) NetBackup
1 13 (15.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (12.05%) Tivoli
3 7 (8.43%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (7.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (7.23%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.20%) YUM
5 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.20%) Legato
5 1 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.20%) Ionix
5 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (37.35%) HP
2 27 (32.53%) NetApp
3 24 (28.92%) EMC
3 24 (28.92%) VMware
4 20 (24.10%) Brocade
5 19 (22.89%) IBM
6 17 (20.48%) 3PAR
7 12 (14.46%) Symantec
8 11 (13.25%) Oracle
9 10 (12.05%) Cisco
10 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
11 6 (7.23%) CommVault
11 6 (7.23%) Dell
12 5 (6.02%) CA
13 3 (3.61%) Hitachi
13 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
14 2 (2.41%) Veritas
14 2 (2.41%) Citrix
15 1 (1.20%) Veeam
15 1 (1.20%) Fujitsu
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