The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Storage Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Engineer
England / South East
Rank 221 225 256
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 6 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.080% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 1
Median daily rate £381 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% +13.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £63.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £63.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-36.50% +68.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6992 8201 9076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.56% 94.46% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4073 4985 4859
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 393 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.11 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Storage Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey +6 2 £375 +32.74%
Hampshire +4 2 £400 -0.62%
Berkshire +18 1 £325 -
West Sussex - 1 £388 -
Storage Engineer
England

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region featuring Storage Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (62.86%) SAN
2 20 (57.14%) NetApp
3 15 (42.86%) EMC
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) VMware
4 14 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 12 (34.29%) Unix
5 12 (34.29%) IBM
6 11 (31.43%) Windows
7 10 (28.57%) EMC VNX
8 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.00%) HP
10 7 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (20.00%) Brocade
10 7 (20.00%) NAS
11 6 (17.14%) EMC VMAX
11 6 (17.14%) Finance
11 6 (17.14%) Solaris
12 5 (14.29%) AIX
12 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
12 5 (14.29%) Mainframe
12 5 (14.29%) Veritas
12 5 (14.29%) Law
12 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
12 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Storage Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (62.86%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) NAS
3 3 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) SSH
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Law
3 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (28.57%) EMC VNX
3 6 (17.14%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 4 (11.43%) Clustering
6 3 (8.57%) HP Storage
7 2 (5.71%) CLARiiON
7 2 (5.71%) Replication
8 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.86%) AS400
8 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (2.86%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (2.86%) iSeries
8 1 (2.86%) NHS
8 1 (2.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Unix
3 11 (31.43%) Windows
4 6 (17.14%) Solaris
5 5 (14.29%) AIX
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.57%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.86%) SUSE
7 1 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) High Availability
3 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) Data Management
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) NCDA
4 1 (2.86%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) NFS
3 2 (5.71%) Firmware
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.86%) Veritas File System
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (8.57%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Nagios
4 1 (2.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) NetApp
2 15 (42.86%) EMC
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 12 (34.29%) IBM
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco
5 7 (20.00%) Brocade
5 7 (20.00%) HP
5 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (14.29%) Veritas
7 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.57%) Hitachi
9 2 (5.71%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.86%) arcserve
10 1 (2.86%) CommVault
10 1 (2.86%) Dell
10 1 (2.86%) Dell Compellent