The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Storage Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Engineer
Rank 162 153 136
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.11% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £488 £220 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.59% -48.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
- +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £52.19 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-23.83% +30.47%
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3676 3472 2906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.62% 94.71% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2212 1949 1561
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 203 192
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.61 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Storage Engineer in the job title.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Storage Engineer
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 Storage Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Manchester -8 3 £488 +121.59%
Lancashire - 1 - -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Storage Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Military
3 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (12.50%) EMCSA
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Celerra
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) NetBackup

Storage Engineer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (12.50%) Celerra
2 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) EMCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
2 1 (12.50%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle