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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Engineer
UK / England
Rank 520 534 517
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 54 56 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 35
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 -
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -

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
39238 43349 43884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.62% 94.94% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25748 27917 28128
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1338 1586 1778
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 21 £473 +18.12% 4
South East +19 16 £375 +4.16% 3
West Midlands -2 5 £325 +8.33% 1
North West +24 4 £350 -
South West +17 3 £300 +17.64% 1
Yorkshire +10 2 £375 - 1
East Midlands +7 1 - -
East of England +1 1 £375 - 1
North East -26 1 £400 +81.81%
Storage Engineer
UK

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 72 (55.81%) SAN
2 69 (53.49%) EMC
3 56 (43.41%) VMware
4 53 (41.09%) Windows
5 49 (37.98%) Cisco
6 46 (35.66%) Linux
7 40 (31.01%) HP
8 39 (30.23%) EMC VNX
9 36 (27.91%) Data Centre
9 36 (27.91%) NetApp
9 36 (27.91%) 3PAR
10 33 (25.58%) Windows Server
11 29 (22.48%) Microsoft
11 29 (22.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (21.71%) Security Cleared
12 28 (21.71%) Finance
13 26 (20.16%) Unix
14 25 (19.38%) SC Cleared
15 24 (18.60%) Brocade
16 23 (17.83%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (16.28%) EMC VMAX
17 21 (16.28%) Migration
18 20 (15.50%) ITIL
19 18 (13.95%) NAS
19 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (13.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 17 (13.18%) IBM
21 15 (11.63%) Solaris
21 15 (11.63%) Red Hat
21 15 (11.63%) VMware ESX

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 7 (5.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.55%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.55%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.78%) IIS
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.78%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 72 (55.81%) SAN
2 18 (13.95%) NAS
3 10 (7.75%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (6.98%) Firewall
5 7 (5.43%) DMZ
5 7 (5.43%) DNS
5 7 (5.43%) Internet
5 7 (5.43%) LAN
5 7 (5.43%) VSAN
6 6 (4.65%) WAN
7 5 (3.88%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.10%) DHCP
9 3 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.33%) Network Security
9 3 (2.33%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.33%) VLAN
9 3 (2.33%) VPN
10 2 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.55%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) MySQL
1 1 (0.78%) ObjectStore
1 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 28 (21.71%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Banking
3 6 (4.65%) Law
4 4 (3.10%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) CSS
1 1 (0.78%) HTML
1 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (30.23%) EMC VNX
2 36 (27.91%) Data Centre
3 21 (16.28%) EMC VMAX
4 14 (10.85%) Replication
5 11 (8.53%) HP Storage
6 8 (6.20%) Clustering
7 7 (5.43%) CLARiiON
7 7 (5.43%) HP StoreVirtual
8 6 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (3.88%) Celerra
9 5 (3.88%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (3.88%) Mainframe
9 5 (3.88%) Symmetrix
10 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (3.10%) VCE vBlock
11 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.55%) NHS
11 2 (1.55%) Symmetrix DMX
12 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (41.09%) Windows
2 46 (35.66%) Linux
3 33 (25.58%) Windows Server
4 26 (20.16%) Unix
5 23 (17.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (13.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (11.63%) Solaris
9 12 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (6.20%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (4.65%) AIX
12 4 (3.10%) SUSE
13 2 (1.55%) HPUX
14 1 (0.78%) CentOS
14 1 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.78%) VMS
14 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.28%) Migration
2 20 (15.50%) ITIL
3 11 (8.53%) Service Delivery
4 7 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (4.65%) Data Migration
6 5 (3.88%) Incident Management
6 5 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (3.88%) Project Management
7 4 (3.10%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.10%) Data Protection
7 4 (3.10%) Investment Management
7 4 (3.10%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (3.10%) QMS
7 4 (3.10%) Quality Management
8 3 (2.33%) Business Continuity
8 3 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.33%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (2.33%) High Availability
8 3 (2.33%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.75%) PowerShell
2 9 (6.98%) Shell Script
3 6 (4.65%) SQL
4 4 (3.10%) Python
5 3 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.55%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) Java
7 1 (0.78%) PHP
7 1 (0.78%) Ruby
7 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (21.71%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.33%) HP ASE
5 3 (2.33%) HPE ATP
6 2 (1.55%) CCNA
6 2 (1.55%) Degree
6 2 (1.55%) EMCSA
6 2 (1.55%) MCSE
6 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.55%) RHCE
7 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (22.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.63%) VMware ESX
3 13 (10.08%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.65%) NFS
4 6 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.65%) XenApp
5 5 (3.88%) DFS Replication
5 5 (3.88%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (2.33%) Firmware
7 3 (2.33%) SRDF
7 3 (2.33%) vSphere
8 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.55%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.55%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.78%) GPFS
9 1 (0.78%) StorNext
9 1 (0.78%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (6.98%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.43%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (3.88%) Tivoli
5 4 (3.10%) Puppet
6 3 (2.33%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.33%) EMC VPLEX
6 3 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.33%) SCCM
7 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.78%) Control-M
8 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.78%) Nagios
8 1 (0.78%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.78%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.78%) Xymon
Vendors
1 69 (53.49%) EMC
2 56 (43.41%) VMware
3 49 (37.98%) Cisco
4 40 (31.01%) HP
5 36 (27.91%) 3PAR
5 36 (27.91%) NetApp
6 29 (22.48%) Microsoft
7 24 (18.60%) Brocade
8 17 (13.18%) IBM
9 15 (11.63%) Red Hat
10 13 (10.08%) Citrix
11 11 (8.53%) Isilon
12 9 (6.98%) CommVault
13 8 (6.20%) Dell
13 8 (6.20%) Hitachi
13 8 (6.20%) Veritas
14 6 (4.65%) Symantec
15 5 (3.88%) F5
16 3 (2.33%) Fujitsu
16 3 (2.33%) Veeam