The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Storage Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Engineer
UK / England
Rank 534 555 504
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 38 61 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 37
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £228 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £514 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% +57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +68.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39601 44590 45082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25970 29094 28268
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1416 1498 1792
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Storage Engineer in the job title.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Storage Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 16 £475 +7.34% 4
South East -1 6 £381 -1.61%
North West +16 5 £350 -11.39% 1
Yorkshire +18 3 £375 -
South West +6 3 £300 -16.08%
West Midlands - 3 £325 -
East of England -3 1 £375 - 1
North East -19 1 £400 +24.03%
Storage Engineer
UK

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Storage Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 61 (55.96%) SAN
2 54 (49.54%) EMC
3 50 (45.87%) VMware
4 45 (41.28%) Windows
5 39 (35.78%) Linux
5 39 (35.78%) Cisco
6 33 (30.28%) Data Centre
7 31 (28.44%) NetApp
8 30 (27.52%) HP
8 30 (27.52%) Windows Server
9 29 (26.61%) 3PAR
10 26 (23.85%) EMC VNX
10 26 (23.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (23.85%) Finance
10 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
11 22 (20.18%) Unix
11 22 (20.18%) Security Cleared
12 20 (18.35%) SC Cleared
12 20 (18.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (16.51%) Migration
14 17 (15.60%) Brocade
15 16 (14.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (14.68%) IBM
16 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (13.76%) NAS
17 14 (12.84%) EMC VMAX
17 14 (12.84%) ITIL
17 14 (12.84%) Red Hat
17 14 (12.84%) VMware ESX
18 13 (11.93%) Solaris

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.83%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.92%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.83%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.92%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 61 (55.96%) SAN
2 15 (13.76%) NAS
3 8 (7.34%) Firewall
4 7 (6.42%) DMZ
4 7 (6.42%) Internet
4 7 (6.42%) VSAN
5 6 (5.50%) LAN
5 6 (5.50%) WAN
6 5 (4.59%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (4.59%) NetScaler
7 4 (3.67%) DNS
8 3 (2.75%) DHCP
8 3 (2.75%) Network Security
9 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.83%) FTP
9 2 (1.83%) SSH
9 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.83%) VLAN
9 2 (1.83%) VPN
10 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.92%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 26 (23.85%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Banking
2 6 (5.50%) Law
3 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) CSS
1 1 (0.92%) HTML
1 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.28%) Data Centre
2 26 (23.85%) EMC VNX
3 14 (12.84%) EMC VMAX
4 9 (8.26%) Replication
5 8 (7.34%) Clustering
5 8 (7.34%) HP Storage
6 6 (5.50%) CLARiiON
7 5 (4.59%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (4.59%) Mainframe
7 5 (4.59%) Symmetrix
8 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.75%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.83%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (1.83%) Symmetrix DMX
10 1 (0.92%) CMDB
10 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.92%) iSeries
10 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (41.28%) Windows
2 39 (35.78%) Linux
3 30 (27.52%) Windows Server
4 22 (20.18%) Unix
5 20 (18.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (14.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (11.93%) Solaris
9 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (5.50%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (4.59%) AIX
12 3 (2.75%) SUSE
13 1 (0.92%) CentOS
13 1 (0.92%) HPUX
13 1 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.92%) VMS
13 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.51%) Migration
2 14 (12.84%) ITIL
3 11 (10.09%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.59%) Data Migration
6 4 (3.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.67%) Investment Management
7 3 (2.75%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.75%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (2.75%) Data Centre Operations
7 3 (2.75%) Data Protection
7 3 (2.75%) High Availability
7 3 (2.75%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.75%) Project Management
8 2 (1.83%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.83%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.83%) Service Management
8 2 (1.83%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (1.83%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.26%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.59%) SQL
4 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.75%) Python
5 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.92%) Java
6 1 (0.92%) Perl
6 1 (0.92%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) Ruby
6 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (20.18%) Security Cleared
2 20 (18.35%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.75%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.83%) CCNA
5 2 (1.83%) EMCSA
5 2 (1.83%) MCSE
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.92%) Degree
6 1 (0.92%) NCDA
6 1 (0.92%) NCIE
6 1 (0.92%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (23.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.84%) VMware ESX
3 10 (9.17%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.50%) XenApp
5 5 (4.59%) DFS Replication
5 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.67%) NFS
7 3 (2.75%) Firmware
7 3 (2.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (2.75%) vSphere
8 2 (1.83%) SRDF
8 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.83%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.92%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (4.59%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (2.75%) Puppet
4 3 (2.75%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.83%) SCCM
6 1 (0.92%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.92%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.92%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.92%) vMotion
6 1 (0.92%) Xymon
Vendors
1 54 (49.54%) EMC
2 50 (45.87%) VMware
3 39 (35.78%) Cisco
4 31 (28.44%) NetApp
5 30 (27.52%) HP
6 29 (26.61%) 3PAR
7 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
8 17 (15.60%) Brocade
9 16 (14.68%) IBM
10 14 (12.84%) Red Hat
11 12 (11.01%) Citrix
12 8 (7.34%) Dell
12 8 (7.34%) Veritas
13 7 (6.42%) CommVault
14 6 (5.50%) Hitachi
15 5 (4.59%) Isilon
16 4 (3.67%) F5
17 3 (2.75%) Symantec
18 2 (1.83%) Forcepoint
18 2 (1.83%) Intel Security