The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland 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 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Engineer
Rank 121 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 5 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.34% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.35% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 - £35.00
Storage Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2123 3115 2614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.86% 95.06% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1625 1337
Median daily rate £350 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 71 51
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.45 £40.50 £42.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Storage Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Edinburgh +7 5 £400 -
Storage Engineer
UK

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Scotland region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) Unix
1 17 (80.95%) SAN
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) Windows
5 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (42.86%) NetApp
7 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
7 8 (38.10%) NAS
7 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
7 8 (38.10%) Change Control
8 7 (33.33%) 3PAR
8 7 (33.33%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) EMC
9 6 (28.57%) VMware
10 5 (23.81%) Migration
10 5 (23.81%) Replication
10 5 (23.81%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (19.05%) HP Storage
11 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
11 4 (19.05%) Degree
11 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
11 4 (19.05%) Change Management
11 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
12 3 (14.29%) Finance
12 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
12 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
12 3 (14.29%) Clustering
12 3 (14.29%) Application Packaging

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
1 2 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) SAN
2 8 (38.10%) NAS
3 3 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Replication
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) HP Storage
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 3 (14.29%) Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Unix
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (38.10%) Change Control
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
1 3 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) NFS
1 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (14.29%) XenApp
1 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.76%) Legato
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) NetApp
3 7 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 7 (33.33%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) EMC
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) Brocade
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) CommVault