The table below looks at the statistics for StorNext skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited StorNext over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quantum StorNext
Rank 413 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing StorNext 20 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
StorNext
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2341 2016 1971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.17% 9.00% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1342 1208
Average daily rate £440 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 146 145
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

StorNext
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing StorNext across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

StorNext Jobs Demand Trend in London

StorNext
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

StorNext Daily Rate Trend in London

StorNext
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 StorNext within the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 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 - 2 £358 -
Ealing - 2 - -
StorNext
England

StorNext
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing StorNext also 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 that cited StorNext.

1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Linux
3 17 (68.00%) Asset Management
4 14 (56.00%) ITIL
4 14 (56.00%) Xsan
5 13 (52.00%) Apple
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (48.00%) SAN
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (44.00%) Sony
7 11 (44.00%) Adobe
7 11 (44.00%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (40.00%) Change Control
8 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (40.00%) Service Management
9 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
10 8 (32.00%) BBC
10 8 (32.00%) Autodesk
10 8 (32.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (28.00%) KVM
11 7 (28.00%) AutoCAD
11 7 (28.00%) iDTV
11 7 (28.00%) FTP
12 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (24.00%) IIS
12 6 (24.00%) Perl
12 6 (24.00%) SQL
12 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
12 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
12 6 (24.00%) Mac OS X

StorNext
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing StorNext also 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 that cited StorNext. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (28.00%) AutoCAD
3 3 (12.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (12.00%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (12.00%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) SAN
2 11 (44.00%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (28.00%) FTP
4 5 (20.00%) NAS
5 4 (16.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Administrator
1 5 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Storage Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Broadcast Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Production Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) BBC
2 7 (28.00%) iDTV
3 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (12.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) CentOS
4 6 (24.00%) Mac OS X
4 6 (24.00%) SUSE
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Asset Management
2 14 (56.00%) ITIL
3 10 (40.00%) Change Control
3 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (40.00%) Service Management
4 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) AWK
1 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (24.00%) Perl
1 6 (24.00%) sed
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Xsan
2 7 (28.00%) KVM
3 6 (24.00%) Samba
4 5 (20.00%) NFS
5 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Apple
2 11 (44.00%) Adobe
2 11 (44.00%) Sony
3 8 (32.00%) Autodesk
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (20.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Brocade
6 4 (16.00%) EMC
6 4 (16.00%) Hitachi
6 4 (16.00%) Isilon
6 4 (16.00%) StorageTek
7 3 (12.00%) Ericsson
7 3 (12.00%) HP
7 3 (12.00%) VMware
8 1 (4.00%) BT
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco
8 1 (4.00%) Citrix
8 1 (4.00%) NetApp