The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 345 356 353
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 54 59 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 46 19
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£450 £384 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.34% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £351
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +16.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- -51.61%
Storage Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21087 22357 19760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.08% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15176 15388 13235
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 386 539
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.51 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Storage Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 11 £463 +21.71% 1
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Storage Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 64 (70.33%) SAN
2 43 (47.25%) NetApp
3 39 (42.86%) EMC
4 34 (37.36%) Cisco
5 33 (36.26%) VMware
6 32 (35.16%) Windows
7 27 (29.67%) HP
8 22 (24.18%) Red Hat
8 22 (24.18%) Brocade
9 21 (23.08%) Tivoli
10 20 (21.98%) UNIX
10 20 (21.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 20 (21.98%) NAS
11 17 (18.68%) Linux
12 15 (16.48%) Finance
12 15 (16.48%) Banking
13 13 (14.29%) Oracle
13 13 (14.29%) HPUX
13 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
14 12 (13.19%) Solaris
14 12 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (12.09%) Change Control
16 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
16 9 (9.89%) Shell Script
16 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
17 8 (8.79%) SAP
17 8 (8.79%) CommVault
17 8 (8.79%) NCDA
18 7 (7.69%) Oracle Reports

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Storage Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.10%) IIS
2 1 (1.10%) Apache
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 64 (70.33%) SAN
2 20 (21.98%) NAS
3 13 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (4.40%) Connectrix
5 2 (2.20%) LAN
6 1 (1.10%) WAN
6 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.10%) VLAN
6 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.10%) OLTP
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
1 15 (16.48%) Banking
2 6 (6.59%) Law
3 3 (3.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) XML
1 4 (4.40%) JSON
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Replication
1 6 (6.59%) EqualLogic
2 5 (5.49%) CLARiiON
3 4 (4.40%) Celerra
4 3 (3.30%) EMC Centera
5 2 (2.20%) Wiki
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.10%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.16%) Windows
2 20 (21.98%) UNIX
3 17 (18.68%) Linux
4 13 (14.29%) HPUX
5 12 (13.19%) Solaris
5 12 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.49%) SUSE
6 5 (5.49%) Slackware
7 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.09%) Change Control
2 5 (5.49%) Workflow
3 4 (4.40%) Migration
3 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
3 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.40%) Asset Management
3 4 (4.40%) Performance Management
4 3 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (3.30%) Product Management
4 3 (3.30%) ITIL
5 2 (2.20%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.20%) Logistics
6 1 (1.10%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.10%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) Shell Script
2 6 (6.59%) Perl
3 4 (4.40%) Python
3 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.40%) Ruby
4 3 (3.30%) SQL
5 1 (1.10%) Korn
5 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.79%) NCDA
3 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.49%) NCIE
5 3 (3.30%) Degree
6 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) EMC Certification
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (6.59%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.49%) vSphere
5 4 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.40%) NFS
6 3 (3.30%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.20%) Firmware
7 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.10%) XenServer
8 1 (1.10%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.10%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 21 (23.08%) Tivoli
2 20 (21.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 5 (5.49%) SCOM
4 5 (5.49%) Legato
5 3 (3.30%) OpenView
6 2 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.20%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.10%) Puppet
7 1 (1.10%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (1.10%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.10%) Control-M
7 1 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (47.25%) NetApp
2 39 (42.86%) EMC
3 34 (37.36%) Cisco
4 33 (36.26%) VMware
5 27 (29.67%) HP
6 22 (24.18%) Red Hat
6 22 (24.18%) Brocade
7 13 (14.29%) Oracle
8 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
9 8 (8.79%) SAP
9 8 (8.79%) CommVault
10 7 (7.69%) IBM
10 7 (7.69%) Dell
11 5 (5.49%) Compaq
11 5 (5.49%) SGI
12 4 (4.40%) Citrix
12 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
13 3 (3.30%) 3PAR
13 3 (3.30%) Remedy
13 3 (3.30%) Hitachi