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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Engineer
Rank 390 369 377
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 21 47 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 15
Average daily rate £425 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £300 £420
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £63.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -
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
20096 20019 20842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 94.48% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14251 14165 14161
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 344 397
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +41 7 £425 +13.33%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 34 (69.39%) VMware
2 32 (65.31%) Windows
3 21 (42.86%) NetApp
4 18 (36.73%) SAN
4 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (32.65%) EMC
6 15 (30.61%) Finance
7 14 (28.57%) Oracle
8 12 (24.49%) Cisco
9 11 (22.45%) SQL
9 11 (22.45%) HP
9 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
10 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
11 8 (16.33%) Migration
12 7 (14.29%) NetBackup
12 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.29%) StorNext
12 7 (14.29%) Video Editing
12 7 (14.29%) Brocade
13 6 (12.24%) EMC VNX
13 6 (12.24%) vSphere
13 6 (12.24%) Xsan
13 6 (12.24%) High Availability
13 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
13 6 (12.24%) Apple
13 6 (12.24%) HPUX
13 6 (12.24%) IBM
13 6 (12.24%) VMware ESX
13 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) SAN
2 4 (8.16%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (8.16%) NAS
3 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.08%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.04%) FCoE
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) LDAP
5 1 (2.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Reports
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Video Editing
2 6 (12.24%) EMC VNX
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (4.08%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (4.08%) FlexPod
6 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Celerra
6 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.04%) NHS
6 1 (2.04%) Replication
6 1 (2.04%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) HPUX
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.20%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (10.20%) Linux
6 3 (6.12%) Unix
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.04%) Solaris
8 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Migration
2 6 (12.24%) High Availability
3 4 (8.16%) Change Control
4 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.08%) ITIL
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Analytics
5 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.04%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.04%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) HP ASE
3 1 (2.04%) HP MASE
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) NCDA
3 1 (2.04%) NCIE
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) VCP5
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.29%) StorNext
3 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.24%) VMware ESX
3 6 (12.24%) vSphere
3 6 (12.24%) Xsan
4 5 (10.20%) NFS
5 1 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.04%) Samba
5 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 5 (10.20%) SCCM
3 4 (8.16%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.08%) SCOM
6 1 (2.04%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (2.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (69.39%) VMware
2 21 (42.86%) NetApp
3 16 (32.65%) EMC
4 14 (28.57%) Oracle
5 12 (24.49%) Cisco
6 11 (22.45%) HP
7 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
8 7 (14.29%) Brocade
8 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.24%) Apple
9 6 (12.24%) IBM
10 4 (8.16%) SAP
11 2 (4.08%) Citrix
12 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
12 1 (2.04%) Adobe
12 1 (2.04%) CommVault
12 1 (2.04%) MobileIron
12 1 (2.04%) Polycom
12 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.04%) Veeam