The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Storage Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 63 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £368 £270
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +36.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £63.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +57.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
669 949 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.18% 93.96% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 557 466
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 42 22
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.55 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.49% +164.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Reading region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) NetApp
2 10 (76.92%) SAN
3 9 (69.23%) IBM
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco
6 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (46.15%) EMC
7 5 (38.46%) Law
7 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 5 (38.46%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
7 5 (38.46%) Mainframe
7 5 (38.46%) Unix
7 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 5 (38.46%) AIX
7 5 (38.46%) Solaris
7 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
7 5 (38.46%) EMC VNX
7 5 (38.46%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
9 2 (15.38%) Clustering
9 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (15.38%) Veritas
9 2 (15.38%) Firmware
10 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
10 1 (7.69%) Finance
10 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 1 (7.69%) HP

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
General
1 5 (38.46%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
1 5 (38.46%) EMC VMAX
1 5 (38.46%) EMC VNX
1 5 (38.46%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (38.46%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) AIX
2 5 (38.46%) Solaris
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) NCDA
1 1 (7.69%) NCIE
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) NetApp
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) EMC
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
6 2 (15.38%) Veritas
7 1 (7.69%) Brocade
7 1 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft