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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Enterprise Storage over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Storage
Rank 155 144 134
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Storage 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% 0.21% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.77% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £400 £425 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +31.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £175.00
Enterprise Storage
England

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
1188 1033 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.45% 27.28% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 608 486
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £232 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 50 55
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.99 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% +6.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Enterprise Storage
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Enterprise Storage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Storage within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +1 3 £400 +35.59%
Enterprise Storage
England

Enterprise Storage
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Enterprise Storage.

1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (60.00%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) vRealize
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Implementation Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) AIX Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Server Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EMC VMAX
1 3 (60.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) VMware