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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 393 395 371
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 36 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 26
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£400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £58.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.56 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +0.97%
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
22577 23003 24025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.29% 92.96% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15594 15798 15792
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 435 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
City of London +27 13 £350 -4.76% 3
Westminster - - - -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 52 (65.00%) SAN
2 33 (41.25%) Linux
3 31 (38.75%) NetApp
4 30 (37.50%) Windows
4 30 (37.50%) EMC
5 25 (31.25%) UNIX
5 25 (31.25%) VMware
6 22 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (26.25%) Brocade
7 21 (26.25%) Red Hat
8 19 (23.75%) Finance
9 17 (21.25%) HP
10 15 (18.75%) Cisco
11 14 (17.50%) Bash Shell
12 13 (16.25%) NetBackup
13 12 (15.00%) NAS
13 12 (15.00%) Solaris
13 12 (15.00%) Python
14 10 (12.50%) Replication
14 10 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (11.25%) OpenStack
15 9 (11.25%) Shell Script
15 9 (11.25%) Perl
15 9 (11.25%) XML
15 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
15 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (11.25%) JSON
15 9 (11.25%) Ruby
16 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
16 8 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (11.25%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Office
2 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 52 (65.00%) SAN
2 12 (15.00%) NAS
3 10 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (10.00%) LDAP
5 4 (5.00%) Connectrix
6 3 (3.75%) DNS
7 2 (2.50%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.25%) LAN
8 1 (1.25%) SSH
8 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.25%) Firewall
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Law
4 4 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) XML
1 9 (11.25%) JSON
2 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Replication
2 7 (8.75%) CLARiiON
3 6 (7.50%) Wiki
4 5 (6.25%) Clustering
5 4 (5.00%) Celerra
6 3 (3.75%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.50%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.50%) EMC Centera
7 2 (2.50%) Firmware
8 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Linux
2 30 (37.50%) Windows
3 25 (31.25%) UNIX
4 22 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (15.00%) Solaris
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.75%) Migration
1 7 (8.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (8.75%) Load Balancing
1 7 (8.75%) Release Management
2 4 (5.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (5.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (3.75%) Business Continuity
3 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (3.75%) Change Control
3 3 (3.75%) Time Management
4 2 (2.50%) ITIL
4 2 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (2.50%) Workflow
4 2 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (2.50%) DevOps
5 1 (1.25%) Resource Management
5 1 (1.25%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.25%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) Bash Shell
2 12 (15.00%) Python
3 9 (11.25%) Shell Script
3 9 (11.25%) Ruby
3 9 (11.25%) Perl
4 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.00%) Bourne shell
5 4 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (1.25%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.00%) NCDA
2 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) NCIE
4 2 (2.50%) VCAP
4 2 (2.50%) VCDX
5 1 (1.25%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.25%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (8.75%) vSphere
3 7 (8.75%) NFS
4 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.25%) Snort
6 1 (1.25%) Nmap
6 1 (1.25%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.25%) Postfix
6 1 (1.25%) XenServer
6 1 (1.25%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.25%) SRDF
6 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) NetBackup
2 7 (8.75%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (8.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (7.50%) Tivoli
4 4 (5.00%) YUM
4 4 (5.00%) Puppet
5 3 (3.75%) Nagios
6 1 (1.25%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (1.25%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (1.25%) PureDisk
6 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (38.75%) NetApp
2 30 (37.50%) EMC
3 25 (31.25%) VMware
4 21 (26.25%) Brocade
4 21 (26.25%) Red Hat
5 17 (21.25%) HP
6 15 (18.75%) Cisco
7 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.00%) Oracle
9 7 (8.75%) CommVault
10 6 (7.50%) Veritas
11 5 (6.25%) Hitachi
12 4 (5.00%) Citrix
12 4 (5.00%) Sun
12 4 (5.00%) Dell
13 3 (3.75%) IBM
13 3 (3.75%) CA
13 3 (3.75%) Symantec
14 2 (2.50%) JBoss
15 1 (1.25%) Tripwire
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