The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Storage in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Storage
Rank - 130 115
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.098% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.35% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £359 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.83% -15.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +206.45%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1143 854 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.47% 27.85% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 442 294
Average daily rate £400 £330 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 55
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.61 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £44.70 £55.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

Enterprise Storage
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Enterprise Storage Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Enterprise Storage
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Enterprise Storage Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Enterprise Storage
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Enterprise Storage Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Enterprise Storage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Enterprise Storage 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 Enterprise Storage.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Salt

Enterprise Storage
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Enterprise Storage 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 Enterprise Storage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam