The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Engineer
Rank 361 380 388
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 45 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £354 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £323
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +31.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21143 22043 24232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.79% 92.40% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14595 14981 15695
Average daily rate £425 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 393 477 629
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Storage Engineer
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +30 14 £415 +9.21% 1
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 42 (56.00%) SAN
2 39 (52.00%) Linux
3 34 (45.33%) NetApp
4 30 (40.00%) Windows
4 30 (40.00%) Finance
5 29 (38.67%) UNIX
6 26 (34.67%) EMC
6 26 (34.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (32.00%) Red Hat
8 21 (28.00%) Cisco
9 20 (26.67%) VMware
10 19 (25.33%) Brocade
11 18 (24.00%) Bash Shell
12 17 (22.67%) NetBackup
13 16 (21.33%) HP
13 16 (21.33%) Solaris
14 14 (18.67%) Python
14 14 (18.67%) Perl
15 13 (17.33%) NAS
16 12 (16.00%) LDAP
17 11 (14.67%) Migration
17 11 (14.67%) Release Management
17 11 (14.67%) Load Balancing
17 11 (14.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
19 9 (12.00%) Oracle
19 9 (12.00%) XML
19 9 (12.00%) JSON
19 9 (12.00%) Ruby
19 9 (12.00%) Replication

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (12.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.33%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
2 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 42 (56.00%) SAN
2 13 (17.33%) NAS
3 12 (16.00%) LDAP
4 8 (10.67%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (5.33%) DNS
6 2 (2.67%) Firewall
7 1 (1.33%) Connectrix
7 1 (1.33%) SSH
7 1 (1.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
General
1 30 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) XML
1 9 (12.00%) JSON
2 1 (1.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Replication
2 6 (8.00%) Clustering
2 6 (8.00%) Wiki
3 5 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.33%) CLARiiON
5 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) EMC Centera
6 2 (2.67%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (1.33%) Open Source
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.33%) Firmware
7 1 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.00%) Linux
2 30 (40.00%) Windows
3 29 (38.67%) UNIX
4 26 (34.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (21.33%) Solaris
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) CentOS
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Migration
1 11 (14.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 11 (14.67%) Load Balancing
1 11 (14.67%) Release Management
2 7 (9.33%) Change Control
2 7 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (8.00%) Kernel Tuning
4 5 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.00%) Time Management
6 3 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.00%) DevOps
7 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.33%) Change Management
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL
8 1 (1.33%) BCP
8 1 (1.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) Bash Shell
2 14 (18.67%) Perl
2 14 (18.67%) Python
3 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.00%) Ruby
5 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.00%) Bourne shell
7 3 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (1.33%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) VCDX
3 2 (2.67%) NCDA
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.67%) VCAP
4 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.33%) NFS
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (2.67%) vSphere
6 2 (2.67%) XenServer
6 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.33%) Snort
7 1 (1.33%) Nmap
7 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.33%) Postfix
7 1 (1.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 17 (22.67%) NetBackup
2 7 (9.33%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (9.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (8.00%) YUM
3 6 (8.00%) Puppet
4 5 (6.67%) Nagios
5 4 (5.33%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.33%) Foglight
6 1 (1.33%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (1.33%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (1.33%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) NetApp
2 26 (34.67%) EMC
3 24 (32.00%) Red Hat
4 21 (28.00%) Cisco
5 20 (26.67%) VMware
6 19 (25.33%) Brocade
7 16 (21.33%) HP
8 9 (12.00%) Oracle
9 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (9.33%) Veritas
11 6 (8.00%) Hitachi
11 6 (8.00%) Sun
12 5 (6.67%) CA
13 4 (5.33%) Citrix
13 4 (5.33%) IBM
14 3 (4.00%) Symantec
15 2 (2.67%) JBoss
16 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
16 1 (1.33%) Reuters
16 1 (1.33%) Qualys
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